Senior Legal Counsel
Legal Affairs
Full Time
Moscow, Russia
2019-05-30

Present Electrolux business interests. Globally and legally.

We are looking for a Russian Senior Legal Counsel to be a part of our European Legal Team. The successful candidate will be based in Moscow, Russian Federation and provide general commercial, corporate governance and compliance advice to the regional businesses. The Senior Legal Counsel will be responsible for Russia, Kazakhstan, Belarus and Ukraine in performing a variety of legal activities and providing operational and strategic legal support across the region. The successful candidate will also be a member of the Russian Leadership Team.  

A typical day at work:

  • Provide strategic and operational legal support across the region.
  • Negotiate, review and draft a broad range of commercial agreements.
  • Drive a culture of compliance.
  • Lead and manage outside counsels in the region.
  • Effectively support other European regions as required from time to time. 

Who you are:

Energetic. - You drive and deliver business results in a short and long term perspective.
Agile. - You quickly understand and react to changes and take decision despite instabilities and uncertainties.
Well-organized. - You structure your work and pay attention to every detail.
Team player. - You find approach to different people, cooperate, find solutions together.


Minimum Qualification

  • Law degree and appropriate certifications and admissions;
  • At least 7 years’ experience with a major law firm and/or corporation with significant responsibilities within Russia, CIS and Ukraine;
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills;
  • Track record of operating effectively within an international organisation;
  • Strong intellectual capacity, unquestioned integrity and high personal standards of excellence;
  • Strong team player who successfully leverages team diversity, skills and experience.

Required Languages:

  • Native Russian;
  • Fluent English.