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Legal Counsel, Europe - Zurich

Amcor Group

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Legal Counsel, Europe - Zurich

Legal Counsel, Europe – Zurich


For our global headquarter in Zurich we are looking for a qualified lawyer with working experience in Switzerland to step into a Legal Counsel role for Amcor Corporate.

This is a fantastic chance to work through all the levels and having a helicopter overview in global organisation.


Main duties will be following but not limited to:

  • Legal assistance in drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial agreements

  • Providing advice on all aspects of corporate and commercial law (including those relating to Swiss company governance), compliance related matters, global acquisitions, treasury transactions and all other touch-points for the Corporate and head office functions globally.

  • Managing the legal aspects of other matters that may arise in the Corporate group including software audits, transfer pricing related questions and employment questions.

  • Assisting with managing litigation, arbitration and other arising in the Corporate group

  • Assisting in managing the day to day governance of Amcor Group GmbH and Amcor’s other investment interests with the VP and General Counsel, Corporate.

  • Managing online governance related tools, including those relating to the appointment of legal advisers, document approval and execution and compliance training.

  • Assisting in managing the tender, appointment and ongoing operation of the Corporate Legal panel.

  • Attending external legal briefings as necessary to fulfil the needs of the role.


Qualifications & Experience required:

  • Over 5 years PQE

  • Have a solid academic background

  • Top tier law firm experience or experience in blue-chip corporate environment

  • Business fluent German language skills 

  • Strong commercial acumen and judgment; willingness to make decisions

  • Demonstrating style of “taking ownership” of matters and seeing them through

  • Initiative, strong interpersonal skills, strong communication skills and be a trusted and valuable adviser.

  • Good team player, prepared to act as a true business partner to the Corporate functions

  • Strong attention to detail