Corporate Legal Counsel
CORPORATE SWEDEN

As the Corporate Legal Counsel you will provide general legal counsel for the company. You will be at the forefront of all legal developments that might have an impact on the company’s operations. You will also establish sound procedures to minimize reputational and regulatory risks.

The role will work closely with relevant stake-holders within the organization as well as authorities and external counsel in various jurisdictions. The Corporate Legal Counsel will report to the CFO.

Key skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law
  • 5+ years of professional experience gained in-house or in a leading private practice
  • Previous experience from managing risk, insurances, framework agreements
  • Experience from working in a midcap level business
  • Experience working for swedish public company
  • Fluent English speaker - additional language skills are highly desirable
  • Excellent negotiations skills verbally as-well as written

Nice to have

  • Master’s degree in law
  • Experience from IPO, acquisitions and takeover procedure
  • Experience working with preventative crisis management measures
  • Previous experience from working in a tech/IT services company
  • International working experience. Preferably from countries such as Malta, UK, Spain, Gibraltar, Poland, Asia, US

Objectives

  • Act as Yggdrasil’s general legal counsel and advisor
  • Manage our groups legal structure
  • Manage the legal framework across all entities in the group
  • Manage corporate law issues in current operations, acquisitions and sales of companies
  • Work as change manager with changes in legislation, if necessary, write remittances
  • Provide effective legal advice, arrange and support trainings across the business when needed
  • Actively contribute in developing internal routines and work processes
  • Responsible for corporate risk work across all entities
  • Work proactively and minimize legal risks in the Group
  • Follow up on compliance matters
  • Maintain and improve our internal legal compliance
  • Liaise with company’s legal advisors in ongoing legal matters
  • Manage corporate insurances
  • Handle and keep track of litigation, corporate contracts and other administrative procedures
  • If needed handle negotiations on claims, disputes and appeals together with Commercial Legal

Yggdrasil is a Games producer with a reputation for making the best games in the iGaming and online casino industry. After 5 years, we have an enviable track record of game releases and work with the biggest and best operator brands in the market. Driven by innovation, creativity, and technology in a truly open and multinational culture, we are enjoying huge year on year growth as our products and our team evolve, making bigger and better products with every release. If you want to be part of a really innovative, technology-focused game production team working with the best technologies we can find, get in touch.