As Legal Counsel you will provide legal advice, legal support and contract management to the business
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Our client is a Dutch shipbuilder of navy vessels, with customers all over the world. For their office in Vlissingen, we are looking for a Legal Counsel.
The role As Legal Counsel you will provide legal advice and support on all legal aspects of the business and support national & international shipbuilding projects as contract manager. During the proposal and contracting phase you will deliver legal support. Also you will support the project teams as contract manager during the execution of the contract, delivery of the vessel and the warranty period.
Review and drafting of contracts.
Support of the organization (procurement) during negotiations and on other legal aspects of the business.
Develop templates and other contracting tools.
Legal training for colleagues of other departments to create legal awareness and to avoid legal risks during negotiations / precontractual phase.
Support of projects as contract manager, analysing the main project contract terms & conditions, including appendixes, and identifying areas of possible risks and opportunities related to the execution of the contract in general and in relation to subcontractors and other suppliers in specific.
Identifying possible contractual issues and propose solutions in case of disputes and support project management on legal and/or contractual implications.
Correct contract administration and documentation during the (pre)contract life cycle, implements changes in contracts and/or appendixes and handling claims when needed during execution of the contract including during warranty period, in close consultation with the legal counsels and (project) management.
Preparing contract changes for internal review and approval.