Legal Counsel - Commodities / Packaging
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Legal Counsel - Commodities / Packaging

I want a unique opportunity to be part of a global legal team where I can fulfill my potential and deliver value to the business

Nestrade Procurement Division, Panama City

Who are we?

The Nestlé Group is the world’s largest food and beverage company with 91.4 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2018. It is present in 190 countries around the world, has 413 factories and its 308,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.

Nestlé offers a wide portfolio of products and services for people and their pets throughout their lives. Its more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé or Nespresso to local favourites.

Company performance is driven by its Nutrition, Health and Wellness strategy.Learn more about our Group and reasons to join us on .

Procurement at Nestlé :

To ensure that Nestlé achieves its objective of sustainable growth, a new Procurement Division has been created with hubs in Switzerland, Panama and Malaysia.

They provide a range of services, including the management of procurement for specific raw materials, packaging, indirect materials and other services.

The hubs also support markets with managing local spend.

To re-inforce our team, we are currently looking for a Legal Counsel to based in Panama. Your main mission will be to support the General Counsel in the management of legal affairs of Procurement globally, with a focus on the direct materials categories (commodities,packaging and ingredients)

What will be your key responsibilities?

  • Providing legal advice and support to all direct material categories within Procurement
  • Supporting the ongoing legal requirements of the procurement company
  • Developing strong mutually beneficial working relationships with relevant clients and key internal stakeholders
  • Developing best in class form agreements and processes (including risk assessment) for above market transactions within Procurement.
  • Managing key legal projects as they arise
  • What is required?

  • Professionally qualified lawyer with a minimum of 3 years PQE (Common law background a plus)
  • Exposure to international business environments
  • A proven ability to deliver time critical, high visibility projects for senior management and stakeholders.
  • Strong knowledge of commercial law and practice, coupled with excellent contract negotiation skills.
  • The ability to apply the law to gain business advantage.
  • Understanding of derivatives’ markets and their legal implications would be an asset to ensure compliance of all activities and processes ran by the direct material categories teams, with focus on EU, US and Switzerland.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and experience in making presentations and trainings will be a plus.
  • Do you think you have the profile we are looking for? Are you ready to take on the challenge?

    Then apply in English at .

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