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(Senior) Legal Counsel, specialized in employment law

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 18.12.2018
Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto University has six schools with nearly 11 000 students and nearly 400 professors. Our campuses are located in Espoo and Helsinki, Finland.

Aalto University Foundation is now looking for a

(Senior) Legal Counsel, specialized in employment law

Your main area of responsibility is to provide legal expert support to our University management and HR Services with a special focus on employment law. The work includes proactive management of legal risks and compliance within your area(s) of responsibility by counselling, advising and participating in dispute resolution. You also actively provide training and work on developing internal guidelines, toolkits, and best practices on various legal and administrative topics.

We expect

In order to succeed in this job, you need to have:

• A master's degree in law;
• At least 5 years of the relevant legal experience in field of employment law, preferably as in-house legal counsel at corporation or non-profit organization or at law firm. Additional experience in fields of data protection, compliance and governance are an advantage;
• Ability to work independently on demanding employment law cases;
• Solution oriented, service-minded and team player attitude combined with high degree of integrity;
• Professional and systematic working style;
• Strong communication, negotiation and decision making skills;
• Ability to learn quickly and integrate to academic environment;
• Excellent written and verbal command of Finnish and English.

We offer

We are committed in ambitiously building a better world and offer you a chance to participate and contribute to realizing our vision as a member of our legal team. We offer you a versatile and challenging position in a multi-cultural academic environment where you will have a great opportunity to develop your professional skills. The position is permanent. We are located at our growing campus in Otaniemi, Espoo along the recently opened new metro line. More information about Aalto as an employer: https://www.aalto.fi/aalto-university/aalto-as-an-employer-0

Ready to apply?

Please submit your application by using the link on Aalto University's web page ("Apply now") by 15.1.2019. For more information, please contact Head of Legal, Kristiina Kemetter, tel. +358 40 522 1887 preferably on Monday 7 January 2019 at 13-15 or on Thursday 10 January 2019 at 10-12.

To apply, please share the following application materials with us: CV, cover letter, list of referees, and any other information that proves your qualification for the open position.