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Legal Counsel

Posted 17 May 2024
Work experience
0 to 7 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
Dutch (Fluent)

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About us

Dyson is a global technology company with a unique philosophy - to solve problems that others ignore, first. It transforms every category it enters with radical and iconic re-inventions that work, perform, and look very different.

Our Legal and IP teams protect our profit and keep us competitive by ensuring our technology stays unique for as long as possible. They work directly with our engineers who invent the technology and our commercial team who develop the messaging, to create and defend the most compelling performance claims in each market.

About the role

You’ll be a key part of our collaborative and expert legal team, which is responsible for the provision of legal services within the EMEA region.

Reporting into a Senior Legal Counsel, you’ll be responsible for providing commercial contract support (supplier, reseller, distributor, property etc), ensuring that contracts meet terms in accordance with the guard rails implemented, with appropriate approvals being obtained.

You’ll provide general competition and consumer law advice, supporting the EMEA region with general legal queries and acting as a business partner for at least one key market within the region. You’ll also support the team with managing external counsel services and payment of invoices.

Where required, you’ll deliver training to the wider business and the legal team, and ensure that our EMEA contract templates are kept up to date.

About you

  • A qualified solicitor, with minimum 2 years’ PQE in the UK or an EU jurisdiction
  • Fluent in English and comfortable advising stakeholders and drafting legal documents in English
  • Able to identify and analyse complex legal issues and confidently challenge clients to understand their goals and rationale for the contracts
  • An in-depth understanding and awareness of risk and compliance, enabling you to identify and propose appropriate mitigation options for these risks
  • Effective management of and ability to develop trusted stakeholder relationships
  • Able to take ownership of tasks, to work on your own initiative, to respond positively to change and play an active role in finding effective solutions
  • Highly effective project management skills and a high level of commercial acumen

Please note

New employees to Dyson in the Netherlands commence employment on a 12-month, fixed-term basis.


  • Competitive salary package
  • Discount on Dyson products
  • Company pension scheme
  • 29 days annual holiday plan
  • Company fitness plan
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Programme)
  • Life assurance plan
  • Transportation allowance (0,23€/km regardless of the means of transport)
  • Health insurance – medical contribution
  • Eye examination & computer glasses reimbursement

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.

We are agents of change.
We start by turning convention on its head. We're family owned, beholden to no one, so we can forge our own path - different and authentic.
Never satisfied, we constantly strive to find a better way.

50 employees