Legal Advisor, Employment Law

Ã…rhus N, Midtjylland
10 Nov 2016
24 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have an educational background with a Master in Law and do you have the knowledge and skills within Danish employment Law? We are looking for a Legal Advisor to our HR legal team who is committed, proactive and an excellent communicator.

People & Culture - HR Legal
HR Legal is a function in Vestas' HR, People & Culture department, which is responsible for a broad spectrum of legal aspects related to employment law and employment related areas. The HR legal team consists of 3 people who work closely together with the HR Business Partners regarding different legal areas and issues.

As a Legal Advisor your will have many different and versatile tasks, which could be:
  • Advise the organization regarding collective bargaining agreements, local agreements and Danish labour law in general
  • Facilitate internal training and education regarding labour law, collective bargaining agreements and local agreements
  • Maintain employment related templates in Vestas Denmark
  • Assist in internal negotiations
  • Assist and negotiate in legal disputes
  • Assist the organization in matters regarding legal aspects of benefits, bonus, personal tax etc.

  • We expect you to have a Master of Law, or similar.
  • You have 3-5 years of relevant experience and knowledge within Danish employment law.

You are in general interested in combining legal issues with HR and further we expect you to have excellent communication skills, where you have the ability to communicate complex legal issues in a simple way to the organization.
We also expect that you:
  • Have fluently English and Danish competencies; written and spoken on a high level
  • Have the ability to prioritize and deliver under pressure and work proactively also on own initiative
  • Are diplomatic and have a robust personality
  • Have the ability to demonstrate focused determination to meet deadlines
  • Are flexible and committed to getting the job done.

What we offer
We offer an exciting job with excellent opportunities for professional and personal development in an inspiring environment. We highly value initiative, responsibility and quality in all solutions. We strive to obtain a good balance between family and work.

Additional information
Primary work location is Hedeager 42, 8200 Aarhus N.
For additional information on the position please contact Senior Legal Advisor, Employment Law, Mette Knuhtsen phone no. 45 22 42 80 66

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