Legal Adviser Sofia - Bulgaria

Legal Adviser

About us

FICOSOTA is a fast-growing company, a manufacturer of home and personal care products and snack food. Already well presented on many markets worldwide, our company works hard to offer customers high quality products, effective decisions, and excellent results.

The Legal Department is a vital part of Ficosota’s business, and our team is expected to help find prompt and sound solutions with a collaborative and creative mindset to help advance the business.
We are looking for a dynamic, ambitious, and loyal team player, who will join the company in the position of Legal Adviser.
A suitable candidate for this position would have an appropriate level of legal knowledge in commercial and civil law, be motivated by new challenges, and be a good team player capable of working in a dynamic environment. The company offers excellent opportunities for professional development, interesting work, and support in seizing the opportunities we provide.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Provide legal advisory services, mainly in the area of commercial, civil, competition law and regulatory matters.
• Ensure that all rules and regulations of the company are according to the legislation in force.
• Assist and support legally other departments: Commercial, Marketing, Purchasing, Production, etc.
• Draft and review company documents, contracts for distribution and sales of goods, marketing agreements, contract for purchasing of equipment, machinery and raw materials.
• Preparation of legal opinions for variety of business-related matters.
• Regularly monitors the changes in local and European legislation. Performs legal research and provides updates on legal developments affecting the business.
• Implement guidelines and policies for Competition Law and Environmental Law that mitigate legal risk and protect company’s interests.
• Communication with official authorities or coordinate such representations (state, regulatory bodies, a commercial and administrative court, etc.)
• Prepares corporate documents, applications, etc. in connection with corporate changes in the company.
• Responsibility for communication with external law offices, public notaries, etc.

Key requirements:

• Master’s degree in law,
• Legal capacity certificate,
• Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience,
• Good knowledge in English language, both written and spoken,
• Experience in executing legal projects,
• Ability to multitask across projects and work,
• Analytical and critical thinking,
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills,
• Ability to work in a team and high level of responsibility.

Ficosota offers:

• The opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing FMCG companies in Europe
• Attractive remuneration package
• Additional health insurance
• Food vouchers
• Fresh fruits, coffee, tea
• Cozy and quiet office space
• Flexible working hours and a hybrid work model
• In-house gym

*All applications will be treated fairly and in strict confidence. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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