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Legal Counsel


General information

Your position

  • You will provide legal advice related to the export credit insurance business and/or more general advice covering several areas of law with which Credendo is confronted.
  • You will be in contact with the management, colleagues from other operational departments (sales, risk underwriting, claims, and policy management) and the insured.
  • Together with your colleague legal counsels and the compliance officer, you will follow Credendo's legal environment and provide relevantlegal advice to the management.
  • You will manage complex claim files by advising the operational departments, negotiating with the insured, contacting debtors and brokers and by handling the complete administration follow-up.

Your profile

  • You have a Master's degree in law, if possible with additional training in finance, business or international trade.
  • You have at least 5 years of experience as a lawyer (at the bar or as in-house legal counsel), preferably in the fields of commercial and/or financial law.
  • Your mother tongue is Dutch or French, with a very good oral and written proficiency in English and German. Knowledge of other languages is certainly a plus.
  • You have good communication skills and find it easy to establish contacts.
  • You are business-oriented and solution-minded.
  • You are good at analysing and summarising information.
  • You like working autonomously, yet also show team spirit.
  • You handle stress well.
  • You know how to work with standard MS Office tools.

We offer

  • A challenging career in a multilingual and international environment.
  • Continuous learning opportunities to develop your talent.
  • An attractive salary supplemented by a number of fringe benefits.
  • Our Belgian offices are located in the center of Brussels, easily accessible by public transport.
General information

Vacancy category

Legal

Job location

Belgium, Brussels, Rue Montoyer 3, 1000 Brussels

Contract type

Permanent

Work regime

Full Time

Contact

Mycareer-be@credendo.com

About Credendo

Credendo is a leading European Credit insurance company, fuelled by a multinational force of 520 professionals. Active in fourteen European countries, we serve local and international clients from all around the world. Even though we are rapidly growing, we strive to preserve the soul of a human-sized company in the way we interact with each other from top to bottom.