Legal Counsel

Job Description

Legal Counsel -Labour and Employment

UK – Frimley     | US – Plano, Texas | US -  Wilsonville, Oregon

ID: 177916

As Siemens Industry Software continues to experience growth in its business and the number of employees globally, we want to ensure we offer a continuous level of support with the growing complexity of employment laws. The Labour and Employment team is seeking to hire Legal Counsel (Labour & Employment Law). This role will work with global partners to provide legal expertise and practical advice on all aspects of employment laws.

This is an ongoing part-time position for approximately 30 hours per week. Located in Frimley in the United Kingdom OR Wilsonville, Oregon or Plano, Texas. Other locations in Europe or the United States where the company has significant operations may be considered

 Job Duties:

  • Provide legal support for all Labour/Employment needs of a global company.
  • Prepare legal documents, including separation agreements, policies, incentive plans, legal memos, employment agreements, and responses to attorney letters and administrative charges. 
  • Provide counsel to human resources and executive management on Labour/Employment matters, including employee relations, recruiting and hiring, harassment and discrimination, policies, leaves of absence, disability accommodations, government audits, reductions in force, wage and hour matters, and non-competition agreements.
  • Proactively monitor and advise business clients on labour and employment laws across multiple countries.
  • Some oversight of litigation and outside counsel.

Job Qualifications:

  • A mid-level attorney with strong experience practicing labour and employment law. Degree from an accredited law school and licensed to practice law as an in-house attorney in the location hired.
  • International experience required, preferably in Europe; Prior in-house experience preferred.
  • Will report to Head of Labour and Employment Law group for Siemens PLM Software. • Position requires strong counselling and advice skills, broad knowledge of International Employment laws, ability to prepare and present training, knowledge of online research tools, and the ability to address legal issues proactively
  • Candidate must be able to work independently in a team-oriented culture
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are essential. Candidate must be comfortable interfacing directly with managers and department leaders

Job ID: 177916

Organization: Digital Industries

Company: Siemens Industry Software Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Part-time

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