Aalberts is a globally operating technology company listed on the Dutch stock exchange Euronext. The company specializes in high-quality industrial products, has strong positions in technological niche markets and focuses on 10 end markets. With over 16,000 employees, Aalberts operates some 70 business locations and 80 service locations with activities in over 50 countries. Aalberts’ activities and technologies are divided into 15 different businesses.
The business Hydronic Flow Control develops and produces hydronic systems - from source to delivery - for heating, cooling and drinking water systems. Integrated Piping Systems develops and produces complete piping systems and plastic connection systems to distribute and regulate water or gas in heating, (drinking) water, gas and sprinkler installations. Advanced Mechatronics develops and manufactures technologies for the precision mechanics, semiconductor market, clean rooms and high purity gas systems. These three businesses have development and production locations in the Netherlands, Europe, Asia and North America and the management is located in Hilversum, Bunschoten and the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven.
To support three of these businesses, Hydronic Flow Control, Integrated Piping Systems and Advanced Mechatronics, we are currently looking for a
As legal counsel you are responsible for the legal support of these businesses regarding the entire legal field. You report directly to the executive directors of these businesses and also work closely together with the business management and the Aalberts legal team. They will familiarize you with the organization, the legal and compliance priorities of the group and will also act as a sparring partner. You will however be the first point of contact for the management and the business with regard to all legal issues and governance and compliance matters. You divide your time and presence between the various business locations in the Netherlands and you also regularly visit business locations abroad. As a representative of your businesses, you participate in the international governance network meetings and co-determine and implement the global legal and governance policy.
Profiel4-7 years of working experience, either with a law firm or as in-house counsel sound knowledge of commercial contracting knowledge of and experience with competition law, company law and employment law affinity with compliance topics such as international sanctions, fraud and privacy (GDPR) able to connect with all levels within the organization perfectly fits Aalberts’ company values: be an entrepreneur, take ownership, go for excellence, share and learn and act with integrity fluent in Dutch and English, knowledge of the German language is a plus
Propositieplace of employment is Bunschoten, with travelling between the locations an independent role with a lot of flexibility and corresponding responsibility at the core of the business of three unique Aalberts businesses direct contact with both the business and management guidance and support from the Aalberts legal team a role with growth opportunities within the organization a full-time position at various locations in the Netherlands with regular visits to foreign business locations