Legal Counsel, Amsterdam

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Linum Consult’s client is a major international company that works within the energy sector. They are currently seeking a Legal Counsel to be based in their Amsterdam office.


  • Ensuring the activities of the company are conducted lawfully and in compliance with all relevant contracts, procedures, and regulations
  • Providing full legal service to their Operations and Business Development departments
  • Providing research and legal opinions concerning specific issues such as Mergers & Acquisitions, tender agreements, etc.
  • Interfacing with key external government and private sector stakeholders
  • Supporting all corporate and project procurement programmes, including assisting in the finalisation of RFPs and tender reviews and assessments
  • Assisting in the development and rollout of education programmes for corporate governance and other related company policies
  • Dealing with external solicitors in an efficient and cost-effective manner while obtaining external legal advice as required


  • University degree qualification in Law from a recognised law school, and with the admission to practice in a European Jurisdiction (preferably in the Netherlands)
  • At least 7-10 years’ Legal Counsel experience, ideally with 4-5 years in a private practice within the energy/power industry
  • Excellent contract drafting skills
  • Significant experience in at least one of the following legal fields: corporate and M&A law, banking law, or construction law
  • Fluent in English and Dutch with very strong verbal and written communication skills


If you feel that you have the right background of experience to take up this challenging position, then please formally submit your CV along with your current financial package details for the attention of Fatima Rodriguez to

If your application has been successful, then we will contact you within 72hrs.

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