As Head of Legal you are responsible for leading Hexatronic´s legal function. As such, you will anticipate and prioritize the key legal issues for Hexatronic and develop and implement an aligned legal strategy for Hexatronic to seize growth opportunities while effectively managing legal risks. The role is primarily to establish the legal function in order to support the management team as well as the operations with legal support. Hexatronic is growing rapidly through organic growth and acquisitions across the world. Much of your working time will be dedicated to such transactions where you will be working closely with the commercial teams and external law firms. Further, you will be the contact person for providing commercial-oriented legal advice to the business. You will be working within a wide range of business law matters with a focus on transactions, general commercial and company law.
You will report to Deputy CEO. The main place of work in Stockholm. The work will include traveling.
Who are you?
You have a Swedish or foreign LL.M. degree followed by at least five years of experience in international business law with a focus on M&A and general commercial law from a law firm or as an in-house legal counsel. To succeed in this position experience from working in an international environment and being fluent in English is key. You have a solid legal background and experience from diverse areas of law such as M&A, general commercial and corporate law. You have significant exposure to working across multiple jurisdictions and cultures and you can juggle priorities effectively whilst being able to take a step back and plot realistic timescales, manage stakeholder expectations and be able to take a commercial and pragmatic approach to risk. To be successful in this role, you need to take initiative and manage activities on your own. Important qualifications are abilities to cooperate and communicate. We want you to be a person with integrity but also easy to work with. You are positive and committed, and you enjoy working in an international and entrepreneurial environment
What we offer you
We are an ambitious and vision-driven international company where cutting-edge quality in products and ways of working is the key to success. We believe that the best decisions are made when working close to the customer and the market. That is why we are a flexible and decentralized organization. We offer you an exciting opportunity as the Groups first Head of Legal in an entrepreneurial fast-paced company operating in multiple territories!
In this recruitment process, Hexatronic is supported by Jurek Rekrytering & Bemanning. Interviews will be carried out as applications (in English) are received so please apply as soon as possible via www.jurek.se. Please note that we do not accept applications by mail. For any questions, please contact recruitment consultant Helena Woodcock by phone 0733 - 109585, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
To be a part of Hexatronic
At Hexatronic, we believe that the more people who can access what the future has to offer, the better all our tomorrows will be. We want to contribute to that future, and it requires robust and reliable fiber networks.
With great engagement and sustainability in mind we work close to our customers and have a deep understanding for their business. At our workplace we are supportive and care about each other. Together we build the foundation for a strong and lively community. At Hexatronic we are responsive and proactive. That´s how we gain and keep our customers and each other´s trust.
With a holistic approach to sustainable development, we want to contribute to a more sustainable society - together with our employees, customers, and suppliers. As a global player in fiber expansion, we play an important part in helping to realize Agenda 2030.
Hexatronic Group consists of 49 operational entities with a total of +1300 employees, and the headquarters are located in Sweden. Hexatronic was founded in 1993 in Sweden, and is listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm.