Legal Counsel (m/f)

Michael Page Switzerland

  • Date de publication:

    28 juin 2022
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As a Legal and Compliance Counsel, you will be responsible for the legal affairs of the entire corporation including compliance. This role provides legal counsel to the chief executive officer and other senior leaders. The Legal and Compliance Counsel must possess strong initiative and strong business acumen and will be involved in the full range of global legal and compliance topics.

Legal Counsel (m/f)

Our client is a global chemical company and in order to strengthen the office in Basel, we are now looking for a Legal Counsel.


  • Legal advice and support for executives, leaders, and internal experts in all relevant legal areas
  • Negotiation, preparation, revision and review of contracts, regulations and other documents and drafting of written opinions (mainly Sales, Marketing, Supply Chain, Procurement)
  • Instruction of and collaboration with external lawyers, law firms and consultants and ongoing management of legal cases
  • Monitoring legal and regulatory developments and initiating internal implementation measures
  • Participation in projects and expert committees
  • Responsible for the company's compliance program to meet external and internal requirements and laws
  • Initiates and provides training of employees when it comes to legal and compliance matters
  • Coordinates contract management processes and structures


  • Law degree with 5-8 years post-qualification experience, ideally spent in industrial manufacturing companies
  • Solid legal experience and expertise in corporate, commercial, and industrial legal & compliance matters
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of applicable regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Strong team player and pragmatic business partner with excellent verbal and written interpersonal communication skills in both English and German
  • Ability to identify key issues and legal risks and providing a structure and analytical response with a commercial lens
  • Hands-on approach

Job Offer



  • Michael Page Switzerland