Position: Legal Counsel (m/f/d)
Job Type: Full Time, permanent
Northland Power Europe GmbH (NPE), a Northland Power Inc. (NPI) related company, is currently seeking a highly motivated and professional individual to fill the position as Legal Counsel (m/f/d).
NPI is an independent international power producer dedicated to the development, construction, owning and operation of clean and green power projects in North America, Europe, Taiwan and Latin America.
NPE is a 100% subsidiary of Northland Power Inc (“Northland”) and acts as a European Service Organization and provides services as NPI’s offshore wind operations hub to NPI’s overseas offshore wind projects. The NPE team also supports Northland’s global offshore wind project development work.
Our facilities produce electricity from clean-burning natural gas and renewable resources such as wind, solar and biomass. Sustainability and the drive for ‘intelligent energy’ drives all efforts at Northland Power. The Company defines ‘intelligent energy’ as the ability to meet present needs without compromising future potential. Northland is committed to maintaining our culture of health and safety, community engagement and respect for the environment moving forward.
This role reports functionally to the Legal Manager of Northland Power Europe GmbH and will provide legal support to the two offshore windfarms Deutsche Bucht and Nordsee One, to NPE itself and other potential development and construction projects in Europe.
The responsibility of the Legal Counsel is to provide advice on a full range of commercial legal issues related to the services for operation of the European windfarms and maintain a close cooperation with our technical and commercial departments.
Additionally, the Legal Counsel shall support internal and group wide activities and projects as well as the development and construction of new European wind power generation projects worldwide.
Fluency in English will be important to the role of Legal Counsel at NPE. The Legal Counsel will be expected to be able to review and draft English language contracts, provide legal advice in English and generally to be able to communicate effectively in English.
This position will require travel within Europe to support Northland’s European operations and development teams.
The qualification and further education of our employees is an essential part of our corporate philosophy. In addition to other attractive conditions, we are happy to support our employees in their personal development. We offer you: