Senior Legal Counsel IT

Plastic Omnium

Job title:

Senior Legal Counsel IT


Plastic Omnium

Job description

Hungry for challenges? Join a group with innovation at its heart and contribute to the automotive revolution!Plastic Omnium is a world-leading provider of innovative solutions for a unique, safer and more sustainable mobility experience. Innovation-driven since its creation, the Group develops and produces intelligent exterior systems, customized complex modules, lighting systems, clean energy systems and electrification solutions for all mobility companies. With a €9.5 billion economic revenue in 2022, a global network of 150 plants and 43 R&D centers, Plastic Omnium relies on its 40,500 employees to meet the challenges of transforming mobility.Our ambition? Provide automakers with cutting-edge equipment and solutions to develop tomorrow’s clean and connected car.Job OverviewThe Legal Counsel IT is a middle-level counsel and reports directly to a Group Legal Manager in the Group Legal Operations Team of Plastic Omnium.Under the supervision of the Group Legal Manager. The Legal Counsel IT:

  • Assist Purchasing IS&IT and operational Digital & IS teams, in the drafting, revising, and negotiating contracts with software editors, IT services suppliers.
  • Calls for tender: analysis of calls for tender, monitoring and management of legal negotiations, preparation of contractual documents, support for teams.
  • Contribute to the synthesis of operational legal issues, commercial transactions, intellectual property and data that arise for Plastic Omnium.
  • Assist in a way that Plastic Omnium always operates within the law.
  • Facilitate business strategies development by providing options and clarity under the law
  • Limit legal and contractual risk exposure (Pre-litigation and litigation : case management and monitoring)

Primary Responsibilities and ActivitiesUnder the supervision of the Group Legal Manager, the Legal Counsel IS/IT:

  • Address in French and English legal and contractual risks, covering all the traditional areas of the function of a Legal Counsel:
  • Contracts in French & English, Partnerships.
  • Advise and recommendation on matters related to Competition/Commercial Law – Intellectual Property – Litigation & Dispute Resolution – Bankruptcy Laws
  • Position yourself as a Business Partner of Digital & IS function in order to contribute to the strategic objectives and decisions, by providing high-quality, proactive, business-oriented legal support.
  • Assist proactively in the implementation of the legal documentation, in monitoring internal policies and in the development of legal awareness within the Plastic Omnium Digital & IS function:
  • Review and draft standard documents, templates & internal policies in French and English
  • Define and conduct training in French and English in order to implement internal policies and develop legal awareness.
  • Develop and continuously improve knowledge and expertise in key areas of law that are central to the achievement Digital&IS strategy.
  • Be a team member and a project manager:
  • Interact constantly as a team player with the reporting Group Legal Manager and the Legal Operations Team to be fully aligned with the Group Legal Department strategy.
  • Analyse the tools at the disposal of the business stakeholders, propose updates, improvements, tools (templates, memos, trainings, archiving)

Primary Work ArrangementsThis position is part of the Group Legal Group.He/she reports directly to the Group Legal Manager, based in Levallois-Perret (France, 92) and functionally to Director of Digital Transformation Office.Background and requiered skills

  • Master’s degree in IT Law or Business law (commercial, contract, international) from a reputed Law university
  • A LL.M or a business school diploma is a plus.
  • 5-7 years of experience in a law firm specialized in IT Law or in the legal department of an international company of their IT and digital Sector.
  • Knowledge of Agile, SAFe methods and Cloud solutions
  • Experience in France. Experience abroad is a plus.
  • Fluency in English and French, verbally & in writing.
  • Understanding and exposure to a multi-cultural working environment
  • Organized, team spirit, high integrity & ethical values, excellent communication skills
  • Acquisition of “Business” and strategic mindset and negotiator.

Expected salary


Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine

Job date

Fri, 19 Apr 2024 01:03:43 GMT

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