Function as a highly effective legal and business advisor
Attending meetings and conference calls in complex projects related to other business areas.
Operate as proactive, accessible and effective business partner for all KC Colombia areas at all organizational levels.
Act as the main advisor in contractual and commercial matters.
Ensure timely and cost effective support.
Participate actively in matters related to the compliance agenda, giving training to other people and areas
Train people in different law and compliance areas
First point of contact in absence of the legal manager
Active participation in projects related to Finance and Supply, involving different jurisdictions.
Coordinate the strategy set by Legal Manager regarding contentious matters in the market, taking into account applicable legislation, environment and potential impact in reputation, business and other open litigation cases.
High level of awareness of key antitrust regulations and excellent skills to identify and manage antitrust issues.
Act as main contact for projects and day-today affairs of the institutional line of the business.
Act as alternate Legal Representative for administrative and judicial matters for the corporate vehicles in Colombia.
Act as main contact for local data privacy matters.
Provide advice related to claims, advertisement and information to consumers.
Support the regional IP counsel in strategic IP local matters.
Supervise civil, commercial, administrative and labor litigations initiated against the companies or pursued by the companies against third parties.
This includes, preparation, assistance and coordination of hearings in the oral and written systems.
Responding petitions and queries related to consumer protection matters and lead negotiation in strategic consumer complaints.
Provide labor advice among outsourcing schemes and in general partner up with the business to provide legal advice among the different stakeholder’s projects.
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QUALIFICATIONS OF THE ROLE
Colombian qualified lawyer with a post-graduate degree in commercial, competition and / or corporate law and preferably with LLM.
English TOEFL 100 / 120
Knowledge on mass consumption business is preferred.
six (6) years of experience since graduation from law school both in Law firm and CPG Companies
Strong analytical, research, drafting and negotiating skills
Willingness to work on different matters to address business needs
Ability to stay focused by constantly reassessing priorities and managing expectations within the business
Ability to work confidently, persuasively and to stand ground with and gain the respect and trust of other senior managers
Effective interpersonal / communication skills
Open to grow within the organization
Active negotiator of difficult contracts
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