IMCD is an international market leader in the sales, marketing and distribution of specialty chemicals and food/pharma ingredients. Its result-driven professionals provide market-focused solutions to suppliers and customers across EMEA, Asia-Pacific and the Americas, offering a range of comprehensive product portfolios, including innovative formulations that embrace industry trends.
A publicly-listed Netherlands company listed at Euronext, Amsterdam (IMCD), IMCD realized revenues of € 2.379 billion in 2018 and currently employs about 2,800 employees in more than 47 countries on 6 continents. IMCD's dedicated team of technical and commercial experts work in close partnership to tailor best in class solutions and provide value through expertise for approximately 43,000 customers and a diverse range of world class suppliers.
You will serve as IMCD’s Group Legal Counsel, located in Rotterdam. You will work as part of a dedicated legal department, consisting of 3 lawyers of which 2 are based in IMCD’s head office in Rotterdam and 1 is based in the US. Your primary role will be to provide broad legal support to Group matters, including mergers and acquisitions and business development, and mostly internationally, assist the IMCD business units in contracting with partners. In addition, you will be supporting the Group compliance program.
Expected Qualification/Education: Master in Law degree with excellent academic results. Additional degrees (e.g., LLMs) in a specialized area of law is an advantage.
Work Experience: approximately 5-8 years of work experience in a reputable and internationally oriented law firm or equivalent in-house counsel experience. Experience in the chemical or food ingredients industry is an advantage.
Primary Job Location: Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Reporting to: General Counsel IMCD N.V. (the Netherlands).
The Position is responsible for:
Skills & Capabilities
Travel: Must have the flexibility to travel internationally as required.
IMCD is a market-leader in the sales, marketing and distribution of speciality chemicals and food ingredients. Its result-driven professionals provide market-focused solutions to suppliers and customers across EMEA, Asia-Pacific and Americas.