RESOLVA is assisting NTG with the recruitment of an ambitious and talented lawyer with strong legal skills, experience, and interest in international commercial and corporate law to take on the role as NTG’s Group General Counsel. Group Legal is based in NTG’s headquarters in Hvidovre and consists of a small team of highly engaged in-house legal professionals providing business focused advice to all parts of the organization.
As Group General Counsel, you will be responsible for leading the legal team and providing legal support to management and colleagues at NTG in a broad range of legal areas including contracting, M&A, company law, and compliance work. Further, you will be supporting and sparring with other business functions in relation to various legal issues, and you will be involved in managing outside counsel in relation to transactions, disputes and similar projects requiring external legal support.
If you excel in a dynamic environment within a lean and ambitious organisation and you have the drive and skills to take on these legal responsibilities, this might be the position for you.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
NTG is looking for a person who by nature takes ownership and has a strong drive and commercial mindset that enables an independent and business focused support to the NTG organization. You must be open and eager to learn and have a strong ability to influence and build relationships at all levels of the NTG organisation.
- Leadership responsibility for Group Legal at NTG, including facilitating that sufficient legal workstreams cover the activities of the group and strengthening the cooperation between Group Legal and other functions within NTG.
- Drafting and negotiation of a wide range of (typically) international contracts and designing and organizing processes for strengthening NTG’s contract processes.
- Participating in preparation and execution of M&A projects, including the drafting and negotiating of a wide range of transaction related documents and project work related hereto.
- Together with Group Legal’s head of compliance ensuring that adequate processes and procedures are in place to meet relevant legal compliance standards.
- Standardising and automating legal processes across NTG and developing and facilitating training and educational courses on legal topics across the organization.
TITLE AND REPORTING:
Reporting to – EVP, Peter Grubert – Part of Group Management
Your title – Group General Counsel
Education – A Master of laws degree with high proficiency.
Work experince – A minimum of 6-7 years of experience from a law firm and/or in-house legal role in a larger corporation.
Legal areas of specialization – Substantial experience with international commercial and corporate law is a requirement. Experience from the transportation industry or with transport law and/or listed companies and capital market law is a plus.
Leadership – Preferably, experience with leading and building legal teams, setting direction, taking responsibility, and retaining and motivating team members.
Language skills – Strong Danish and English language skills.
Pro-active – Proactive with a natural inclination to take initiative and drive a process.
Result oriented – Focused on delivering the best possible legal and commercial result with the given constraints and deadlines in mind.
Integrity and openness – A high level of integrity and openness that can facilitate a constructive work environment where trust, respect and mutual consideration is prioritized.
Responsible – Willingness to take responsibility, set direction and priorities, juggle multiple demands, and meet deadlines.
Communication – Clear communicator with the ability to keep things simple and communicate in both Danish and English with stakeholders at all levels of the NTG organization in a clear and concise manner.
NTG´S VALUE PROPOSITION:
When joining NTG, you will become part of an international, fast growing, entrepreneurial transportation company with a flat structure and an informal tone. NTG provides you with exciting development opportunities in a successful and growing business with a hands-on and busy work environment. At NTG, the strong team culture ensures that colleagues are never too busy to support and care for each other, or to change and optimize the way that things are done.
NTG offers you a competitive compensation package with various benefits, including pension contribution and a bonus program.
APPLICATION & CONTACT:
If you recognise the profile we are looking for in yourself and find this opportunity attractive please submit your application with CV by clicking the button below or call Mikkel Falkenberg on tel: +45 29993065 to hear more about the position.
We will be conducting interviews as applications come in on a continuing basis, so please send your application as early as possible.