Would you like to join a highly skilled legal team within the shipping industry? Are you an experienced lawyer eager to unfold your skills at the heart of global trade? Then you might be our future colleague.

Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S (“NORDEN”) is looking for a new colleague to join our Legal department in Copenhagen to support our strategic journey towards becoming a trading-oriented vessel owner and operator within dry cargo and product tankers.

Join a diverse and ambitious organization
You will join our team of legal professionals which currently consists of lawyers across Copenhagen, Singapore and Cyprus. Collectively, the team services a broad range of legal issues and offers an exposure towards the global maritime industry.

Thus, we offer you an opportunity to become part of a listed shipping company characterized by a high-performance culture, in which your solid legal knowledge will be applied against a fast paced and commercially driven environment.

A trusted legal advisor
As a member of our global legal team of highly skilled legal specialists you will support the business providing solution orientated advice as a trusted legal business partner.

Within the legal team you will be cooperating and coordinating across areas of expertise and time zones. It is of utmost importance that you are pragmatic and can apply your legal skills to guide the business best possible in the time available.

Your primary responsibilities will include stewardship of legal risk management in NORDEN through strong processes, general corporate legal and compliance support covering following areas:

  • Financial agreements, including loan agreements;
  • legal aspects of NORDEN’s compliance agenda covering both sanctions, finance, anti-corruption, data privacy and competition law;
  • business development projects;
  • company structures; and
  • general contract reviews.

Your competences and core qualifications
You are an experienced business lawyer having a good understanding of servicing the business. You are a team player and takes pride in not only delivering good advice, but also in being a good colleague.

You are curious to learn more.

Ideally you have a solid experience with day-to-day contractual, corporate and compliance issues from a Danish or EU company.

We expect you to be a qualified lawyer and to have a broad legal knowledge and practical experience. You must possess excellent English skills.

Our company
NORDEN is a leading shipping company within Dry Cargo and Product tankers and an integrated part of the global commodity trade. With 12 offices across 6 continents, we combine global expertise and local insight to deliver reliable, safe and efficient dry cargo and product tanker transport solutions to our customers all over the world; enabling smarter global trade.

About us
We are a global team united by a profound set of values and a belief in the power of combining strong teamwork, data driven decisions and personal relations. We call it ‘Trust Powered by Intelligence’.

We do not offer jobs, we offer careers. We are extremely proud of the feeling of community, support and respect that we have nurtured at NORDEN, resulting in what we believe is a vibrant, exciting, respectful and ethical environment where individuals have the autonomy and empowerment to make decisions that matter.

Let’s stay connected
Let us continue the conversation online. Connect with us on LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter: @ds_norden.

Application
Please send your application, resume and relevant diplomas via our web site www.norden.com as soon as possible and no later than July 8th. We review applications and interview candidates on a continuous basis.

If you have any questions, please contact General Counsel Kaare Wagner Christoffersen at KWC@norden.com. We look forward to hearing from you.