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Legal Advisor (Institutional Matters)

  • Salary: CHF400 - CHF500 per day
  • Job type: Contract, Full-time
  • Location: Geneva
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 06/04/2018
  • Job reference: J382574AJAR-020318
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Legal Consultancy Services - Legal Advisor (Institutional Matters)

Are you a highly qualified Legal Advisor with at least 5 years of experience at a private law firm and/or practicing within the legal department of a private- or public-sector entity and looking for an exciting new opportunity within an NGO ? If so, please have a look at the following details:

Experis IT Switzerland is currently on the search for a Legal Advisor to join one of their clients, an NGO, based in Geneva.

Your role:

The consultant will contribute to the corporate and operational effectiveness of the Client through the provision of legal advice and support for day-to-day institutional needs

Your responsibilities:

The main tasks will involve

  • The planning, negotiating, reviewing and/or drafting of agreements and other legal documentation
  • Advising on human resources matters, including providing internal advice as well as supporting any dispute resolution matters which may arise
  • Supporting procurement activities
  • Advising on resource mobilization matters and private sector partnerships
  • Advising on legal risks and ensuring the consistent application of, and compliance with, relevant legal and policy frameworks of the Client
  • Other ad hoc matters which may arise in the provision of legal support to the Client.

Essential requirements

  • Five to Seven years of experience at a private law firm and/or practicing within the legal department of International Organizations
  • Experience of working in a UN organisation, specifically concerning HR expertise
  • Demonstrated experience in legal drafting, negotiation, providing cross-functional legal advice, supporting decision-making, client engagement, and dispute resolution.
  • An advanced degree in law (Juris Doctor or equivalent) essential
  • Oral and written fluency in English required.
  • Oral and written fluency in French desired.

If you are a dynamic and motivated Legal Advisor currently looking for a challenging new position that applies to your skills, then we look forward to receiving your application!

Don't hesitate and send us your CV today through the link in the advert. In case of any questions please contact Jane Archer on +41 22 818 8782.

I'm always looking for skilled candidates don't hesitate to send me your CV for future job opportunities. Do check my page: to see an overview of available positions or connect with me on LinkedIn.

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