25 Jan 2014

Full-Time Associate Legal Counsel

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Job Description

Be part of the InselAir Family!

InselAir is a dynamic airline, based in Curacao, with a total of 16 destinations in the Caribbean, South America and the United States. InselAir is continuously working on the improvement of its services to its clients. In its more than 7 years of existence InselAir has proven to be the leading airline in on-time performance, service and equipment.

Due to expansion InselAir is looking for an

ASSOCIATE LEGAL COUNSEL

RESPONSIBILTIES:

Providing assistance to the Legal Counsel on the following:

  • Drafting and reviewing contracts for InselAir or any of its related companies;
  • Drafting, reviewing and proof-reading legal documents and correspondence;
  • Advising the CEO and management regarding the content of contracts;
  • Following-up with counterparts during the drafting of contracts;
  • Proactively advising the CEO and management for legal risks or discrepancies the Legal Counsel regards of importance;
  • Undertaking general legal research and investigation and advising on legal topics and developments of use or interest to the company;
  • Work with, manage and negotiate effectively the use of outside counsel as necessary in order to optimize value;
  • Providing advice and guidance, researching and drafting legal memoranda and legal notices for various departments within InselAir;
  • Tasks which might reasonably be considered to belong to the tasks of a Legal Counsel;
  • Third party claims management;
  • Insurance and permit compliance management;

All the above in close cooperation with the Legal Counsel.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • University Degree in Law and approximately 3 years of experience as an inhouse lawyer (or similar position) in the following areas: corporate law, labour law, contract law, aviation law, intellectual property law or international law.
  • Candidates who have completed specialized courses in international intellectual property law, international commercial agreements, airline contracts and/or airline liability have preference over other candidates.
  • Age 26- 32 years.
  • Able to perform under pressure.
  • Written and oral skills in the following languages: Papiamentu, English, Dutch and Spanish.
  • Professional and motivating attitude.
  • Quality of work.
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team.

WE OFFER:

  • A good salary
  • Possibilities for growth, both professionally and personally
  • A pleasant working environment

How to Apply

Send your application with your resume by mail to Farah Pieters [email protected]

Applications must be submitted no later than January 3151,2014

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL +5999 737 4440    EXT 315 OR EXT 312

Job Categories: Legal. Job Types: Full-Time.