Head of Legal Department (m/f/div)


As Head of Legal you are responsible for all legal issues relating to FLOCERT's business activities, dealing with colleagues from all different departments, the Managing Director and the wider leadership team as well as FLOCERT's Supervisory Board Analyze complex legal issues and together with the team member prepare legal statements and develop and execute solutions taking into account the legal and economic risks Develop and implement the legal framework required to transform FLOCERT from a certification body to a data driven assurance/verification and solutions provider Support the establishment, development and implementation of Fairtrade-network wide initiatives to be hosted by FLOCERT, e.g. Digital Centre of Excellence, with the right governance, legal and data trust framework Are key contact for local and international external legal counsels and coordinate their activities Your area of work mainly includes the following areas of law: corporate law, data protection and IT law, commercial and contract law, etc. Further develop standards, establish new structures and support in the implementation and monitoring of FLOCERT's group-wide compliance and risk management