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Legal Counsel
Meyer Turku Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 9.10.2019

Would you like to be part of Finland’s most interesting technology company?

Meyer Turku is specialized in demanding, innovative and environmental-friendly cruise vessels, car-passenger ferries and special vessels. In Turku, ships have been built successfully all the way since 1737. Meyer Turku has three subsidiaries: Piikkio Works Oy, cabin factory in Piikkiö; Shipbuilding Completion Oy, turnkey supplier of solutions to public spaces in ships; and ENG´nD Oy, shipbuilding and offshore engineering company in Rauma. Together with its German sister shipyards, Meyer Werft in Papenburg and Neptun Werft in Rostock, Meyer Turku is one of the leading cruise ship builders in the cruise shipbuilding industry. Co-operation between the three shipyards is developed all the time by sharing the best practices and having collaborative projects.

We are now looking for a


to join our Legal team in Turku.

Your responsibilities

As a legal counsel at Meyer Turku, you will gain a comprehensive overview of the shipbuilding industry and the variety of legal matters that are connected to the industry. 

Our legal team manages legal matters related to the business functions of the Meyer Turku shipyard. We work closely with all our departments to provide in-house legal advice. Due to the complexity of shipbuilding and the many types of functions needed in order to complete a cruise ship, the position offers interesting work tasks and a versatile working environment. 

Our legal team provides assistance especially in contractual issues related to investment projects, constructions, purchasing, technology, IT, R&D and NDA’s. 

Your focus will be on investment projects and any other legal matters depending on your background. 

Your responsibilities also include claims and other contract law related compensation processes. Your assignments could also include corporate law related issues. 

Who we are looking for

We expect you to have a Master’s degree in law as well as previous experience in Finnish law (potentially English law). To succeed in this role, you should have excellent Finnish and English skills, German or other language skills are considered as an advantage. 

We are looking for a candidate that has relevant work experience of at least three years. International experience is seen as a merit. You have an independent way of working, good stress management skills and the ability to work under pressure. You have good co-operation and communication skills as well as the ability for a fluent cooperation inside the organization and also externally. 

Interest and/or experience in maritime law is considered as an advantage.

We offer

Meyer Turku’s legal team is a small and dynamic group of people that work closely together with the company’s different operative functions. The work is very business oriented and the focus is to combine best practices with upscale legal solutions.  

Due to the diverse working environment and the significant growth and ramp-up that the Meyer Turku is currently going through, we offer an interesting position in the center of this development.  

Meyer’s long and reliable history in shipbuilding and its steady order book guarantee a positive outlook for your career in international shipbuilding industry.

We promise you an inspirational work community and interesting tasks with top-notch high-technology products. In this community, you can become the best in the world in your own area of expertise. Internal training will help you expand your know-how even further.

We also consider free-time wellbeing and satisfaction of our employees important. The shipyard’s own occupational health clinic provides a wide range of medical services. Our own gym and other excellent physical exercise opportunities and social events guarantee that you will not run out of spare-time activities.

At Meyer Turku, you are part of the team building the most luxurious and beautiful cruise ships in the world.

More information

Riikka Saari-Kanninen
Senior Legal Counsel