• An experienced qualified legal professional with an in-depth knowledge of commercial legal work, you are now looking for a CV enhancing opportunity in a business that will encourage your input, welcome your ideas and act on them. That is exactly the role we can offer you at AkzoNobel.
  • In this in-house role, you will help manage and resolve a mixed portfolio of legal matters, interacting with senior leadership and functions in the UK and beyond. These include UK M&A transactions and divestments, including intra-group restructurings and reorganizations.
  • The Commercial Legal Counsel plays an important role to safeguard the strategic objectives of the assigned businesses and functions in the UK and to ensure a limited risk exposure by providing responsive legal advice.
  • You will have excellent general legal knowledge, with specific experience in commercial and contract law, and preferably also mergers & acquisitions, is essential; as is a solid command of competition law principles.
  • You will be demonstrating top level analytical, counselling, communication and interpersonal skills, with high integrity and sound legal, ethical and commercial judgment, you will be able to stand your ground with senior management within the organization.

Akzo Nobel UK Limited