Do you want to join a fast-growing business towards a greener future? Can you deliver high-class legal advice with a pragmatic approach to solutions?
RESOLVA is assisting BeGreen with the recruitment of a Legal Counsel – Real Estate.
BeGreen is a growing and highly successful solar PV company looking for a talented person with a Master of Laws and practical experience within real estate, to take on the role as Legal Counsel.
As part of the legal function in BeGreen, you will be working very independently focusing on drafting and negotiating deeds, land leases, and a range of other related contracts and documentation regarding the purchase, lease, or other access rights to real estate, advising on and handling regulatory matters related to real estate, and engaging with land surveyors, land owners, authorities and various other parties. The work will in addition to your solid legal skillset require practical and commercial skills as the lawyers at BeGreen play a key role as trusted advisors and team members in relation to all activities and projects.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
As Legal Counsel you will be required to:
- Independently handle the legal aspects of BeGreen’s real estate transactions and management, namely by:
- Preparing, reviewing, drafting, and negotiating real estate deeds, land leases, and a range of other contracts and documentation regarding the purchase, lease, or other access rights to real estate.
- Advising on and handling regulatory matters related to real estate including application, documentation, and registration activities with the Danish Land Registry.
- Engaging with various cooperation partners, service providers, and counterparts, such as land surveyors, land owners, and authorities.
- Working towards optimizing work processes and procedures related to BeGreen’s work with real estate (related to both development and operational phases).
- Working closely together with and advising other stakeholders in BeGreen, especially the technical department and procurement & logistical department as well as dedicated project managers.
- Instructing and working together with external legal advisors to the extent required.
REPORTING AND TITLE:
Reporting: Partner, Head of Legal Christoffer Kjærgaard Danielsen
Title: Legal Counsel – Real Estate
Education: You have a Master of Laws and possibly also license to practice as attorney-at-law from a reputable law firm.
Real estate & contract law: Ideally, your professional experience includes working within the corporate real estate sector, e.g. in a law firm, property management company, real estate developer or other corporate where legal and practical aspects of real estate have been an important part of your role.
Corporate real estate: Ideally, your professional experience includes working within the corporate real estate sector, e.g. in a law firm, property management company, real estate developer or other corporate where legal and practical aspects of real estate have been an important part of your role.
Language skills: You are fluent in English and Danish and have solid experience with working with legal documents in both languages.
Structured and hands-on approach: You are a thorough and structured person with a practical and hands-on approach, and you are good at following up to ensure that matters are appropriately completed.
Result-oriented: You are focused on delivering the best possible legal and commercial result within the given constraints and deadlines.
Pro-active: You are proactive with a natural inclination to take initiative and drive a process, and you have the ability to work and thrive in a high-growth, fast-paced environment.
Team player: You are a team player that shares knowledge and insights with the team to further the common agenda and create synergies.
BEGREEN´S VALUE PROPOSITION:
BeGreen offers you to become part of an ambitious and fast-growing company with high ambitions. Working at BeGreen should be inspiring, exciting, and guided by purpose. To ensure this, BeGreen aims to hire talented people from a broad variety of backgrounds and continuously seeks to facilitate a strong professional development of its employees.
You will be working with teams that promote open and honest discussions, sharing your thoughts, ideas, and opinions. BeGreen is dedicated to make sure that you feel great about going to work and BeGreen offers a flexible work structure which seeks to balance a good office working environment.
BeGreen offers you a competitive remuneration package and the possibility of developing further in the role as the company grows and reaches it’s goals.
APPLICATION & CONTACT:
If you recognise the profile we are looking for in yourself and find this opportunity attractive please apply here and include a resume and other relevant documentation.
We will be conducting interviews as applications are received, so please send your application as soon as possible. To hear more about the position, contact Mikkel Falkenberg from RESOLVA, who is assisting BeGreen with the recruitment process, on tel: 29993065.APPLY HERE
BeGreen is one of the first companies in Northern Europe to build solar PV parks and produce certified green energy without receiving subsidies of any kind, while still delivering attractive electricity prices for consumers and a stable, high return for its investors.
BeGreen specialises in developing large-scale solar PV plants. BeGreen currently has operations in Denmark, Sweden and Poland. BeGreen’s mission is to produce and supply cheap, sustainable power, thereby contributing positively to its customers’ everyday lives, society at large and the climate.
BeGreen was founded by and was until the beginning of 2023 part of the Bregentved Group, owned by the Moltke family since 1746. In the end of January 2023, Equinor acquired BeGreen with the intention that BeGreen continues its operations in the Equinor group with a continued focus on upscaling and further developing its business.
BeGreen remains committed to its projects and takes responsibility for operating and managing it’s solar PV parks and ensuring that parks are running smoothly and providing the highest reliability of supply available.
BeGreen’s organization works from the offices in Haslev, Göteborg and Copenhagen and includes approx. 50 employees. The legal team is based in Copenhagen and consists of Head of Legal Christoffer Kjærgaard Danielsen and three commercial lawyers. From providing legal assistance to getting involved in almost every legal aspect of the solar park projects, the legal team plays a vital role in BeGreen in all phases of the life cycle of BeGreen’s solar projects (development, construction, operations & maintenance) whether this relates to contracting, regulatory support, compliance, project management, etc.