DLL specializes in asset-based financial solutions for equipment manufacturers, dealers and distributors in the Agriculture, Food, Healthcare, Clean Technology, Transportation, Construction, Industrial and Office Technology industries. We operate in more than 35 countries to enable businesses to obtain and use the assets they need to contribute meaningfully to the world. Our offerings include vendor finance, commercial finance, life cycle asset management, consumer finance, leasing and factoring. For more information about our organization, visit www.dllgroup.com.
Do you want to join our legal team as a Legal Counsel based in Norway ?
In the function as a legal counsel, you will be responsible for providing professional legal services and advice both in a local and international DLL Nordics environment, in order to enable the business to achieve its objectives in accordance with set legal goals and standards.
You will be independently drafting various types of financial and other agreements and related documents, both within our standard and non-standard business.
You will be making legal risk assessments and issuing internal legal opinions. You will be negotiating and drafting partner agreements, and develop financial products and offerings in close cooperation with our business units. You will assess programs, processes, procedures, structures, products and services from a legal point of view and continuously monitor and advise on optimization concerning processes and services, liaising with relevant internal and external stakeholders. Further you will proactively research and analyze legal developments, taking an active role in your own professional development and that of the legal team.
“We not only live up to the expectations of our customers for today, but also anticipate their market needs of tomorrow.”
Your Experience and Qualifications
To succeed in the role as legal counsel, we believe that you have a law degree, possibly court experience, and then at least 4-5 years experience from working at law firms and/or as in-house counsel. You are an expert in several legal areas and your strengths include being self-driven, communicative, fast thinking, structured and having the ability to work against deadlines in several different matters in parallel. You have experience in working closely with the business and operational teams, and having a business mindset so you understand complex business structures and needs. You have strong project management skills and your communication is clear and precise. You have the integrity, experience and knowledge to drive your own cases, with the aim of delivering results with a combination of accuracy and speed. You are proficient in drafting and negotiating agreements also in English language.
Experience within the financial sector, particularly leasing is considered a merit, as is international experience including work experience or language skills from other Nordic countries.
Regulatory and corporate law knowledge and experience as well as knowledge in property law, insolvency law and dispute handlings would be beneficial.
As our legal counsel, you’ll work in a competent and business oriented team. The team consists of four persons and is supporting all four countries in the Nordics with legal advice. You will become a part of a larger international organization, reporting to the Chief legal Counsel Nordics.
You will be working from our office in Lysaker, Norway while the remaining Legal team currently is based in Stockholm, Sweden.
We are a Nordic financial solutions company with global strength. DLL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rabobank Group, which is one of the 30 largest financial institutions in the world. We have over 5,000 employees in more than 30 countries.
At DLL, we consider our people our biggest asset. That’s why you’ll be treated as a member, not just an employee. Together we create an informal, but professional atmosphere that is hard to find elsewhere. We also encourage members to seek out the best skills across all our offices, because the more networked we are as an organization, the more effective we can be at seeing more than a customer, and working harder as a partner.
All members enjoy:
- Two working days per year volunteering for a local charity
- Health and Wellness program
- Flexible hours with possibility to work from home (within job scope)
- Career development opportunities: online learning, member development programs
- Company pension scheme and collective insurance package
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Mads Tefre Rydholt, +47 90094942.
We are going through applications continuously. We therefore urge you to apply and upload your CV for this position as soon as possible.