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(Senior) Legal Counsel
M-Files Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 19.6.2018

Description of the role: 

As a (Senior) Legal Counsel at M-Files, you have the main responsibility over legal affairs at M-Files Corporation globally. You are uniquely positioned in the organization and you'll be working closely with the company management and sales teams to define and establish processes and practices within legal affairs at M-Files. You will be especially focusing on developing the M-Files contracting process and providing the required legal advice to support the daily sales operations. You will be also acting as the first point of contact for questions related to legal compliance at M-Files Corporation. In this global role, you'll be reporting to Associate Director, Corporate Development and you're based in Tampere. 


  • Owning the development and management of contract templates and the related instructions, tools and processes globally
  • Owning the process of providing legal advice to sales teams either personally, or through external legal advisers as needed
  • Advising our business units on contract law issues, draft and review agreements and providing support in contract negotiations
  • Managing and coordinating the use of external legal advisors in an effective and cost-efficient manner
  • Establishing legal best practices and helping up-skill the wider organization
  • Collaborating with other functions as a first point of contact for questions related to legal compliance
  • Monitoring and keeping the business units advised of legislative changes affecting the conduct of the Company’s business


  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant business experience
  • Strong working knowledge of contract law
  • A problem-solving and business-driven approach to issues and development needs and a well-organized way of working
  • Hands-on, highly motivated, and proactive attitude towards responsibilities
  • Ability to translate legal requirements and other complex issues into easy-to-understand business language
  • Strong interpersonal skills and positive work ethic
  • Experience in working with software and/or IT industry
  • Knowledge of data privacy laws and other areas or corporate law is seen as an advantage
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills in English, both written and oral
  • Master of Laws degree

We offer you an extremely interesting opportunity in a fast-evolving industry. This is a perfect time to join M-Files and contribute to our exciting growth journey! 

Please send your CV and application letter with salary request by July 22nd 2018 at https://www.m-files.com/fi/careers. For further information on the position please contact Joona Heikkinen, Associate Director, Corporate Development, tel. +358 50 3423691.