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Responsible for Kalmar legal support in North and Latin America market areas to protect organization's reputation and business interests and ensure compliance with all relevant laws and regulations.
Responsible for legal support in contract negotiations and reviews as well as dispute and litigation management in North and Latin America.
Function as US law specialist in Kalmar legal team: provide US law support to other Kalmar lawyers as well as Cargotec lawyers.
Establish strong relationships with key business stakeholders and proactively support their decision making from legal perspective and implement legal policies and processes in conjunction with other Kalmar lawyers.
Is responsible for implementing legal processes, practices and controls within the AMER and LATAM market areas and educating the organization with legal matters.
US law degree from a reputable university Experience
3-5 years of broad business law experience in a global environment, from a heavy industry sector or global industrial firm and/or law firm.
Hands-on working style with pragmatic approach to legal issues and ability to create solutions
Ability of being trusted business partners
Understanding and experience from project business, equipment sales, services and software licensing and willingness to learn more
Expertise in contracts and litigation management and general business law matters (competition and corporate law issues, digitalization, business compliance, M&A, IPR etc.)
Fluency in English and Spanish and/or Portuguese
Knowledge of US distribution law including dealer and agent law
Good social and collaboration skills and flexibility in order to be able communicate in a multicultural and international environment
Networking and Influencing
Key internal and external stakeholders: Kalmar legal team and other Cargotec lawyers, businesspersons, customers and external law firms.
Reasonable amount of traveling required
Cargotec is a leading provider of cargo and load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the leader in intelligent cargo handling. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor offer products and services that ensure our customers a continuous, reliable and sustainable performance.