Provide legal advice and assistance to the business to support the strategic goals, ensuring compliance with relevant regional & national laws & regulations and Canon internal policies.
What we give
With Canon, you’ll get the support and encouragement you need to grow, from people who share your ambition. We’ll invest in your professional development to help you learn and progress in your role with us. You’ll find leaders who give you the freedom to explore new things and a team where knowledge is shared openly.
Case Management: Manage a variety of legal caseloads & tasks, generally with minimum of supervision (except where subject otherwise requires), and which may include a variety of issues including contracts, marketing issues (including advertising & promotions), logistic matters, IT related matters, privacy rules, competition law compliance, discounts & pricing policies, company law, dispute resolution, corporate compliance.
Support: If required, participate in legal working groups within the Canon Europe territory & assist on local or regional issues as required from time to time.
Risk Management: Review and assess risk/legal implications of relevant company strategies & activities, making recommendations for change, as required and ensure appropriate reporting to manager.
taff Support: May be required to support legal associates/ other staff as required, providing guidance and advice on contractual issues, work prioritization, reviewing items of work, providing feedback as appropriate
What we ask
We need people who can achieve the exceptional by working collaboratively, who have the courage to risk new ways of doing things and the ability to see the world the way their customers see it. We’re looking for creative problem-solvers like you, someone who can ensure Canon stays ahead in an ever-changing world.
Minimum (masters of) Law university degree in an EU country, preferably with appropriate postgraduate legal qualification
Four to six years of relevant working experience in a law firm (preferably with some direct exposure to in-house counsel work), or as an in-house counsel in an international company
In addition to relevant local language(s), proficiency in English at working level required; where English is local language, proficiency in 2nd European language preferred
Business and commercial knowledge
Basic competency in relevant computer systems & packages
You will need
Apply High Standards of Accuracy
Create Solutions to Problems
Focus on the Customer
Apply Business Acumen
Canon is enriching lives and businesses in incredible new ways. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company thats strong, ambitious and considerate, where people do great things together. You can expect the exceptional and achieve the exceptional, with the world’s best imaging company.