LEGAL COUNSEL ABB Turkey - İstanbulİstanbul 28-04-2016 06:32:13

We seek for “LEGAL COUNSEL” who will be able to demonstrate knowledge in ABB in Kartal location in Istanbul with below qualifications;

•Ensure all legal entities of ABB in Turkey meet ABB Group and local law requirements,
•Develop close working relationships with key stakeholders and taking a proactive approach in supporting the management of legal and integrity risks,
•Perceive the impact on the business deriving from the changes in law and recommend the appropriate changes/actions to the management,
•Participate and give assistance in Corporate matters (Board of Directors, Shareholder’s Meetings, M&A),
•Support in achieving legal, governance and integrity objectives through implementing local law requirements and Group policies,
•Review bids, negotiations, contracts, policies and other legal documents from vendors, customers and other third parties ensuring compliance with local law requirements and Group policies,
•Budgeting the function costs and ensure the respect of the budget,
•Support business units in managing contractual claims ,
•Participate in and promote activities to ensure employees conduct business with integrity in accordance to the organization code of conduct, Group directives and local laws,
•Support the development of local policies, procedures and integrity frameworks to promote risk and integrity management,
•Provide training to employees on contractual and integrity matters,
•Raise and defend litigation matters brought against the company using relevant external experts,
•Ensure that all external legal advice is provided in a cost effective way including managing the outsourcing of that work,
•Develop and deliver a Country Annual Integrity Training Plan incorporate of the Group Annual Integrity Training Plan,
•Administrate Export Control, including compliance with Group regulations.

•University degree in Law,
•A practicing lawyer with at least 8 years’ working experience in a major corporation or in a leading law firm,
•Good level of knowledge in fields of corporate law, commercial law, civil law, labour law, M&A, antitrust law, public procurement law, administrative law and litigation,
•Fluent English and Turkish is a must,
•Excellent analytical skills with an ability to identify and appreciate the significance of legal and integrity issues, recognize legal and reputational risk and develop cost effective legal and business resolutions,
•Self-motivated and being able to work autonomously in a demanding commercial environment,
•Good interpersonal and communication skills and being able to work effectively with business clients and internal and external stakeholders,
•Exposure in international legal environment,
•Military service completed for male applicants.