Senior Legal Manager M&A

  • Posted: 15/08/2023
  • Salary: €80,000 - €90,000 per annum + benefits
  • Location: Brussels, Belgium
  • Job Type: Permanent/Fixed Term

Senior Legal Manager at an International Consultancy in Belgium

Position: Senior Legal Manager

Location: Belgium

We are working with an international consultancy providing comprehensive business advisory and financial services to a diverse client base. As a prominent player in the global market, they push to deliver exceptional results and innovative solutions to clients. We are currently seeking a highly qualified and experienced Senior Legal Manager to join our team in Belgium and contribute to continued success.


Legal Advisory:
  • Provide expert legal advice and guidance to the organization and clients on a wide range of business matters, with a particular focus on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions.
  • Offer strategic insights into legal risks and implications related to complex business decisions and transactions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure legal compliance and mitigate risks in various projects.
M&A Transactions:
  • Lead and oversee M&A transactions, conducting due diligence, contract negotiations, and deal structuring.
  • Draft and review legal documents, such as agreements, contracts, and transactional documents, ensuring accuracy and adherence to legal requirements.
  • Handle post-transaction matters, including integration and compliance matters.
Compliance and Regulatory Affairs:
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest legal developments and regulatory changes in Belgium and relevant international markets.
  • Develop and implement internal compliance procedures and policies to ensure the organization's adherence to legal standards and best practices.
Team Leadership and Development:
  • Supervise and mentor junior legal professionals, fostering a collaborative and growth-oriented team environment.
  • Provide training and professional development opportunities to team members to enhance their legal knowledge and skills.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Fluent in Dutch, French, and English, with excellent written and verbal communication skills in all three languages.
  • Possess at least 8 years of relevant experience in a consultancy, law firm, or financial services environment, with a proven track record of handling complex legal matters and M&A transactions.
  • In-depth knowledge of Belgian and international corporate law, contract law, and regulatory frameworks.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, ensuring timely completion and maintaining attention to detail.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to guide and motivate a team of legal professionals.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and analytical abilities, with a strategic mindset and a proactive approach to addressing legal challenges.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain positive relationships with clients and stakeholders.
  • A proactive and dynamic attitude, with the ability to adapt to changing circumstances in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Benefits: We offer a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience. Additionally, the selected candidate will have the opportunity to work with a highly skilled and collaborative team in a supportive and professional work environment.

Join our team and play a crucial role in shaping our clients' success by providing top-tier legal expertise and counsel.

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