Job Description Bring your in-depth knowledge of Dutch Corporate Law to Shell and we'll give you a broader outlook. This is an ideal move for someone working in a larger law firm - in this small, expert team, you'll make a valuable contribution to projects that span a wide variety of Shell's business.What's the role?
You'll join our Legal Corporate & Finance (NL) team, which includes four lawyers (including this vacancy) and two paralegals.The Legal Corporate & Finance NL team is part of Legal Services Corporate which provides legal advice and services to the Shell Group on corporate, finance and HR matters by supporting a number of Group Central Functions. Based in The Hague, the team takes care of all Dutch corporate and finance legal matters, provides company secretarial services for Dutch Group companies and work on corporate restructurings and financing transactions where Dutch Group companies are involved.
Reporting directly to the Managing Counsel Corporate and Finance NL, the role has two main strands:
- Providing advice and guidance to Shell's Treasury and other Finance functions on guarantees, intra-group loans, funding and the Group's debt programmes in support of our Business and Holdings and Treasury activities;
- Advising on diverse business projects where Holding and Treasury companies or other NL Group companies are involved; overseeing the accompanying organisational and corporate decision-making process.
We need someone who's shown they're flexible, independent and proactive in their work and able to offer sound legal and practical solutions that inspire confidence in stakeholders.Company Description
Shell Nederland BV is a platform for international collaboration, with Shell offering direct employment to around ten thousand people in the Netherlands alone, including roughly 2,800 non-Dutch employees from around 80 countries. Diversity is key at Shell Nederland, and our employees reflect the innovation that stems from a diverse workforce. By joining Shell Nederland, you will benefit from an unrivalled industry-leading development programme that will see you tap into a pool of expert knowledge that will help propel your career. Shell Nederland is the holding company of most Shell companies operating in the Netherlands. Shell Nederland also has an advisory and coordinating role in numerous areas.Requirements Company Description
Shell Nederland BV is a platform for international collaboration, with Shell offering direct employment to around ten thousand people in the Netherlands alone, including roughly 2,800 non-Dutch employees from around 80 countries. Diversity is key at Shell Nederland, and our employees reflect the innovation that stems from a diverse workforce. By joining Shell Nederland, you will benefit from an unrivalled industry-leading development programme that will see you tap into a pool of expert knowledge that will help propel your career. Shell Nederland is the holding company of most Shell companies operating in the Netherlands. Shell Nederland also has an advisory and coordinating role in numerous areas.RequirementsWhat we need from you
Alongside strong knowledge and experience of Dutch Company and Civil Law and substantial experience with Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), you'll need proven banking and finance knowledge, including securities laws and regulations (a.o the "Wet op het financieel toezicht". An University degree in Dutch Law is key and good drafting skills are vital.
It's your personal skills that will make the biggest difference. We're keen to hear from men and women with the natural communication skills and credibility to cultivate strong working relationships with a variety of stakeholders, influencing and managing their expectations, whether in Dutch or English. Our values
Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach.
Join us and you'll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunitiesWomen's perspective
We care deeply about fostering a truly diverse workplace. We believe in doing everything we can to make Shell as flexible, appealing and supportive a place for women to work as possible. And we've retained our title as a top employer for women in the Times again in 2016.
We help with things like our formal (and informal) flexible working. Like our global and transparent pay policies backed by a leadership team fully supportive of our diversity ambitions. And we'll help foster your career through our Women's Career Development programme and our extensive Women's Network.People with an impairment
At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We want to encourage those of you who may face an impairment to regard Shell as a place where you'll be fully supported to grow and develop your career. It's as simple as that.
If you'd like to apply, just let us know about your circumstances. We can support you throughout the process. From application, to interview, to your first day of a rewarding career with us.Disclaimer
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