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Legal Counsel

Requisition ID:  25508
Location(s): 

Taipei, Taiwan, TW

Work experience:  Specialist
Type of position:  Full-Time

Vestas Factory

Finance > Vestas Legal, Risk & Compliance > Legal & Compliance APAC

 

Business oriented legal & compliance department committed to support Vestas offshore business in Greater Asia Pacific

 

Responsibilities

As part of a broader Asia Pacific legal team, support the Sales Business Unit on transactions for Wind Turbine sales and services and Wind Farm developments, including:

  • Review tender proposals and draft contractual deviation schedules.
  • Draft EPC, supply and install and supply only contracts.
  • Draft long-term asset management contracts.
  • Negotiate contracts with customer legal representatives.
  • Ensure contractual positions are consistent with internal governance policies and negotiate deviations with internal stakeholders.
  • Management of external service providers to ensure correct advice within expected cost and time constraints.
  • Legal advice to project and service operations teams.
  • Advise on disputes.
  • Supporting the implementation of the regional Compliance program.
  • Offering counsel on a variety of commercial issues affecting the Sales Business Unit and Vestas' operations in the Asia Pacific region.
     

Qualifications

  • Law degree from a recognized university.
  • Admitted to a recognized bar.
     

Competencies

5+ years' experience in Construction Law at large law firm or in-house with a major corporate.
 

What We Offer

  • Ability to develop one's career working on complex transactions both in the onshore and offshore market
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as shadowing more senior colleagues within the department
  • Be part of a rapidly growing industry and working for world leader in the wind industry
     

Additional Information
We do amend or withdraw our jobs and reserve the right to do so at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date. Please be advised to apply on or before the 30th of Jun., 2022.


About Vestas
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We are specialised in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. 
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. We consider ourselves pioneers within the industry, as we continuously aim to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 145 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, we have an unmatched track record demonstrating our expertise within the field. 
With 29,000 employees globally, we are a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future. 
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives. We also aim to give everyone equal access to opportunity. 
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