Legal Associate

January 24, 2023
Full Time Global

Webb Fontaine Group

Position Summary | Legal Associate

People matter here. Webb Fontaine culture focuses on its employees’ success and happiness. Our team members are identified by their passion and enthusiasm towards excellence and innovation. Being a team player is key: we care and support each other.

Webb Fontaine is looking for a highly detail-oriented Legal Associate with a strong commitment to accuracy to work closely with our Senior Manager, Legal, and Tax to oversee all legal matters related to the Group operations. The legal department of Webb Fontaine is a very dynamic environment, and the candidate will be expected to work in a fast-paced and agile environment.

As a Legal Associate, you will be responsible for providing legal advice and support to the company’s management team, as well as managing and coordinating legal processes and procedures.

Let’s go deep and understand what we expect our new team member will do:

-Set-up of new companies

-Manage all board resolutions including board resolution for approval of the Annual Financial Statement of the entire Group

-Conduct research on relevant laws and regulations

-Analyse and summarize laws, guidelines, various legal documents, etc.

-Draft simple agreements (NDA, MOU, contracts, etc.) and other legal documents (board resolutions, powers of attorney, etc.)

-Provide legal support on a variety of legal topics (insurance, trademark registration, etc.)

-Organize and maintain the legal databases of the Group

The candidate should have the following background:

-Bachelor’s Degree in Law, Master’s degree is a plus

-3+ years of working experience in a business or law firm environment

-Excellent understanding of corporate and commercial laws

-Fluent in English and French, both spoken and written

-Proficient in MS Office Suite

-Hands-on individual with a strong teamwork orientation

-Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills

-Adapt well to changing priorities

-Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

-Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills

 

How to apply (Careers)

We look forward to meeting you in person to discuss the role in detail and hear about your career goals. Please, apply for the vacancy by pressing the “Apply for job” button below.

 

Webb Fontaine Values

Excellence: This role requires an exceptional standard of excellence across its projects and deliverables, leading the way in quality and time management.

Passion: We are so passionate about what we do, we need someone to join the team that will join us on our quest to transform the Trade environment with enthusiasm and dynamism.

Innovation: Innovation is not just a buzzword for us it’s a way of life, turning ideas into solutions whilst adding value for our customers.

Trust: We hire the best, with complete trust in their ability and creativity.

Collaboration: We believe that all goals can be achieved through teamwork, and you need to be a great team player and a supportive team member.

Happiness: We believe that happiness is a key component in innovation across our business, you need to bring happiness to this role and your colleagues.

Creativity: We need someone full of ideas and initiation, who can bring ideas to the table and implement it with the best quality.

 

 

 

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