Legal Officer (Corporate Practice)

The legal officer is responsible for supporting the directors of Nutreco’s legal entities in executing their statutory duties.  

The job

As legal officer, you are part of the Nutreco Legal & Insurance department and work with directors across the business to support them in executing their statutory duties. In addition, you support senior counsels of the department in preparing and executing changes in the corporate structure. Furthermore, you are responsible for keeping Nutreco’s corporate legal systems up to date. 

Job responsibilities

  • Draft and review corporate documentation (shareholder meetings, board of directors, proxies) for entities worldwide.
  • Keep corporate legal systems for entity management and contract management up to date (together with local administrators) and execute quarterly quality checks.
  • Support senior legal counsel in setting up, merging and liquidating entities worldwide.
  • Provide training to local administrators.
  • Jointly with senior legal counsel, advise directors with respect to governance / their statutory duties.


  • Law degree (preferably notarial law or company law)
  • One to three years’ working experience, preferably in a similar role (e.g. legal counsel, company lawyer or trust officer).
  • Precise and organized, being able to handle multiple matters next to each other
  • A team player and relationship builder
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written) 
  • Service minded and result driven

Nutreco offers

  • Working in a people oriented, international and dynamic culture
  • Exposure, due to the multitude of contacts, with people in operating companies, Divisions and Corporate Management in different cultures all over the world
  • Development of personal skills and knowledge, due to a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities and ongoing professional training


For more information about the position, you can contact Koen Laagland, General Counsel (

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Vergelijkbare zoekopdrachten: Bedrijfsleven, Bedrijfsjurist, Legal Counsel