Interim Junior Legal Counsel

One of our colleagues will be on maternity leave between March 2019 and July 2019 and therefore, we are currently looking for an interim junior legal counsel for this period (with the possibility to extend the period).

Key tasks and responsibilities:
– Supporting the legal team with the gathering of information and drafting and reviewing of legal documents
– Drafting board and shareholders resolutions
– Contacting clients and/or other (internal/external) stakeholders
– Coordinating the day-to-day client corporate secretarial and legal matters
– Taking care of registrations at the chamber of commerce
– Arranging signatures for legal documents
– Coordinating and arranging legalizations and authentications of documents
– Assisting with the opening of bank accounts and providing the necessary KYC documents to banks
– Minuting client meetings
– Ensuring that all legal procedures remain in line with applicable law and overall objectives and execute any activities necessary to ensure Align and its clients comply with which is from a sound compliance point of view required or otherwise desired
– Filing legal documents

– Decree in Dutch law or paralegal qualification
– Experience in the support of a legal department
– Team player
– Excellent verbal and written communication skills, both in English and in Dutch
– Experience with working in a high demanding environment
– Excellent computer skills: proficiency in Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, ability to reformat a Word document to a high level of perfection and professionalism
– Able to prioritize, to perform under pressure and to meet deadlines
– Consistent eye for detail, accurate and sets high standards for all work output
– Able to keep all matters handled and information received in the strictest confidence
– Trustworthy and ethical

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a cover letter to