ADB Safegate is a leading provider of solutions that boost efficiency, improve safety, raise environmental sustainability and reduce operational costs for airports and airlines worldwide. With intelligent solutions spanning the airside for gate, airfield, tower and service, the company partners with airports and airlines worldwide to increase airport performance, from approach to departure.
- The Legal Advisor makes sure that all contractual risks linked to turnkey offers are detected before submittal of a binding offer and assists with the preparation of the offer. He/she contributes to the Limitation Of Authority process.
- The Legal Advisor works as a member of the legal team with other departments covering sales related legal tasks: for non-turnkey offers he/she conducts contract assessments if ADB Safegate’s standard terms are not accepted by the customer; he/she assists with conducting due diligences on business partners and drafts and follows up all business partner (agent and distributor) contracts. She/he provides ad hoc advice to sales on legal aspects of financial matters like payment terms, letter of credit, credit insurance
- The Legal Advisor assists the local compliance officer where needed
- Manages legal disputes, including arbitration and litigation
- Engages and manages external counsel where required to ensure appropriate support for the business in a cost-efficient way
- Answers legal queries arising from intellectual property issues, real property matters, competition law matters, and data protection law including GDPR coming from all departments
- Manage contracts concluded under VOB/B
- You have at least 5 years experience in complex contract negotiation, preferably in international product and project business environment
- You have a masters degree in Law, a business degree is a plus
- You have a fluent professional knowledge of English and German, Dutch and/or French is a plus
- You are a genuine team worker and are verbally strong in a multicultural environment
- You are result oriented with a good customer focus