Legal Counsel: IP, contracts & compliance

Leuven - HR, Finance & legal
More than two weeks ago

As a legal specialist  in IP, contracts & compliance you give support towards our units to make sure that imec’s growth is duly protected by concluding solid contracts.

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Legal Counsel: IP, contracts & compliance.

What you will do

  • Advising one or more business lines and acting as a reference for legal questions within this area.
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of contracts while safeguarding imec’s rights and obligations.
  • Interacting with other teams which are essential in imec’s contract flow: Business Development, BD Operations, IP Business Intelligence, Technical Units and other legal colleagues.
  • Keeping up to date with applicable laws and regulations in the following domains: IP law, contract law,  competition law, commercial law, etc. Including adopting the legal terms and conditions related to the funded R&D programs of different national and international organizations.
  • Assisting business and operations with ensuring regulatory and contractual compliance by identifying legal issues and providing legal solutions and policies.
  • Cooperating with colleagues and participating in initiatives to guarantee a uniform legal strategy for imec.

What we do for you

As a Legal Counsel at imec, you work on innovative legal challenges which require creative and proactive legal guidance. You're part of a group of in-house lawyers and the projects and cases you take on challenge you to think big and differently. In exchange for your talent, passion and expertise, you will join a multicultural and high-tech company. Our flexible, progressive and informal working environment offers you a range of possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of an attractive and competitive salary with many fringe benefits.

Who you are

  • Master in Law, preferably with experience in IP and contract law. 
  • You advise and write in a clear, concise and focused manner in Dutch and English.
  • You are a diplomatic communicator with a solution-oriented mindset, who can make decisions autonomously. 
  • You can cope with a high work pace, handle deadlines and plan your work efficiently.
  • You are a team player and with a pro-active and constructive attitude.

Imec is a story about how talent grows technology and technology grows talent. How people rise above themselves when working on challenges no one has ever faced before. This is imec. Come find your place in it.

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