In-house Lawyer - 1 year contract

Employer: Deloitte Romania
Domain:
  • Legal Services
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: peste 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 26.01.2021
    Short company description

    Deloitte is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, and tax services to selected clients.

    With access to the intellectual capital of approximately 200,000 people worldwide, member firms focus on client service through a global strategy executed locally in nearly 150 countries. The Romanian office was established in 1992 and nowadays it employs over 600 professionals and provides services to diverse range of local and international clients.

    As the firm of choice professional services clients, Deloitte is also the firm of choice for for outstanding professional talent. To uphold our first class reputation and sustain our rapid growth, we are constantly seeking people who can meet the challenges of our working environment.

    At Deloitte we value innovative thinking, diverse insights and we strive to offer an exceptional level of customer service through our expertise and professionalism. From the supportive and collaborative culture to the progressive learning and development, you'll experience from day one why Deloitte is a place thousands enjoy working.

    Visit now our career website https://jobs2.deloitte.com/ro/en/ to find more about career opportunities, working with us, benefits & culture, and Learning & Development programs.

    Requirements

    - Law school graduate, Bar or member of a Romanian professional association of legal advisors- CCJ;
    - At least 5 years of professional experience in a firm having its operations in a Central European country;
    - Other legal specializations (e.g. tax, consulting, data privacy) are welcome;
    - Sound legal reasoning, thoroughness, good legal writing skills;
    - Excellent team player, skilled communicator, flexible and adaptable; Assertiveness;
    - Time management skills;
    - Fluency in written/spoken English is a must;
    - Good computer literacy - MS Office applications.

    Responsibilities

    To support our growth in Romania, we are currently looking for an In-house Lawyer to join our team.

    Key Responsibilities:

    - Independently manage the legal agenda of Deloitte companies located in Romania – mainly in the area of corporate, data privacy, commercial (contractual), labor legislation and civil law (in legislations where not qualified, coordinate with the local in-house/outside counsels to provide relevant legal advice);
    - Providing legal advice on GDPR and local data protection legislation and enforce Deloitte related policies and procedures to ensure compliance from data protection legislation perspective;
    - Implement Deloitte’s global policies locally (GDPR mainly), ensuring adjustments to the local conditions;
    - Legal consultancy and support for other in-house departments: Financial Department, Marketing, IT.;
    - Preparation of legal advice for internal purposes, support for professional staff;
    - Represent Deloitte companies in front of official authorities (trade registry, professional bodies etc.) or coordinating such representation;
    - Represent Deloitte companies in court (e.g. debt collection, litigation);
    - Review of standard company documents, including service contracts, internal policies etc. in compliance with applicable legislation;
    - Cooperate with the Deloitte central internal legal team as well as external legal advisors, if necessary;
    - Provide legal assistance in Romania and/or the region, ability to work in an international team.

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    Recruitment Journey

    We thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes but please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.