085 488 0000

Senior Corporate Counsel - SBM Offshore

Our Client

With over 7,000 employees worldwide, SBM Offshore is a global leader in floating production and mooring systems, and production operations as well as terminals and services. Since 2014, the company has been on a transformational journey restructuring the business for the future. As part of this transformation, corporate headquarters is relocated to Amsterdam.

Within the wider legal community in SBM Offshore, the Corporate Legal team has a dedicated focus on corporate legal advice world-wide. The team is responsible for the corporate governance, structure and due decision making of all group companies, whether wholly-owned or joint venture, and closely cooperates with the Company Secretary on a variety of matters relating to the listed holding company.

The Position

As Senior Corporate Counsel within the SBM Offshore headquarters you are positioned within a challenging and international environment. You will work on a variety of legal projects in support of the Chief Governance and Compliance Officer, Legal Director Corporate and Company Secretary. Internally you will be working with many functions worldwide, externally you will liaise with lawyers, banks and joint venture partners. In this role you will report directly to the Legal Director Corporate.

In cooperation with and guided by the Legal Director Corporate you will be part of a centre of excellence, promoting cross-functional collaboration and providing tangible corporate legal advice to the business and local legal teams. You will develop the necessary tools, training and materials so they can independently work on daily corporate administration activities within well-defined boundaries.

The Profile

  • Seasoned in-house lawyer with at least 7 years of hands-on experience in Corporate Law
    gained within a larger international company
  • Experience with cross- functional and cross-cultural cooperation
  • Experience with leading complex legal and financial structuring projects
  • Well-developed legal and drafting skills, preferably experience with English-law governed contracts
  • Flexibility to travel

The Offer

  • Truly international working environment
  • Challenging and dynamic market
  • Frequent exposure to senior management, different countries and cultures
  • Unique access to Board Room decision making
  • Inspiring helicopter view of SBM Offshore’s business
  • Opportunity to broaden your skills and to gain business experience

    If the above appeals to you and you wish to apply or to receive further information, please contact Friso van Deursen or Harm Cammel via legal@voxius.nl or +31 85 4880000.