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Legal Counsel

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Date: 30-Nov-2018

Location: Zurich, CH

Company: Kaspersky Lab

Summary: To provide legal support to the EU business and HQ (Moscow).  This is a full time role, with no direct reports, working in a small local office that is part of an international business.


What will you be doing: 

  • Drafting, reviewing, advising on and negotiating of purchase and sales contracts for Kaspersky Lab Europe;
  • Providing legal advice, especially in the field of contract law and IT-law (incl. data privacy law) as well as corporate law;
  • Supporting Head of Legal, Europe and Legal Department of the Headquarter in Moscow / Russia;
  • Maintaining contract templates;
  • Liasing with external legal advisors, as required, and managing of them in a cost effective manner;
  • Providing awareness trainings to employees within Kaspersky Lab Europe. 


What are we looking for: 

  • Swiss Citizenship essential
  • Swiss Lawyer with at least 3-5 years specific work experience with focus on contract law, IT law and corporate law, an additional degree in a further European jurisdiction (e.g. UK law, French law, German law) is preferred;
  • Fluent German and English language skills in written and spoken, an additional European language is desirable;
  • Experience in working in an international, geographically dispersed, fast growing environment with a high degree of cross-culture awareness
  • Effective working in both a structured and unstructured capacity
  • Can positively manage and overcome challenges;
  • Analytical, structured, accurate and independent working style;
  • High ability to proactively analyze problems and offer solutions;
  • High service and customer orientation with very good communication skills;
  • Self-motivated
  • Very good knowledge of using MS Office products and internet researching skills.


CV's are required in English.