Sr. Legal Counsel
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Colombia- Bogota
hace 6 días

Job Description

  • 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.



  • 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
  • Global VISA and Relocation Specifications :

    Full time

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