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EMEA Legal Contract Manager (m/f)

EMEA Legal Contract Manager (m/f)

Requisition ID 
2017-7794
Country 
Netherlands
City 
Amsterdam
Posted Date 
16/10/2017

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our two complementary business cores, Acetyl Chain and Materials Solutions, use the full breadth of Celanese's global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for our customers and the corporation. As we partner with our customers to solve their most critical business needs, we strive to make a positive impact on our communities and the world through The Celanese Foundation. Based in Dallas, Celanese employs approximately 7,300 employees worldwide and had 2016 net sales of $5.4 billion.

Responsibilities:

  • A challenging role, in which you
    1. work closely with the business in new business pursuit and associated contract strategy,
    2. provide creative, yet clear and practical legal expertise and guidance,
    3. draft, review, and negotiate standard and non-standard documentation, including high-value contracts, mainly in English,
    4. ensure compliance with appropriate laws, regulations, corporate policies, and business unit procedures and
    5. assist in identification, development and implementation of new contract policy and processes.
  • Strong growing international environment with colleagues from all over the world
  • Open, ambitious and transparent atmosphere
  • Ownership, freedom and responsibilities

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Law coupled with 4 - 8 years relevant working experience, gained in an international and dynamic environment, preferably in a law firm
  • Proven experience in general contract law, especially commercial (international) contracts
  • Proven experience in ensuring the protection of the company’s interest and quality standard with regard to all legal documents and procedures
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to deal confidently and effectively across the organization
  • Creative mindset and able to translate commercial ideas into sound legal frameworks and documents
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Fluent in English and another European language (preferably French or Italian).