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Senior Legal Counsel

Chaussée de Mons 1424

1070 Anderlecht

The legal department of Daikin Europe N.V. is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to strengthen its team in Brussels. The Senior Legal Counsel reports to CLO Daikin Europe Group (Daikin Europe N.V. and its subsidiaries).

As Senior Legal Counsel, you will work in the legal department of Daikin Europe N.V. located in Brussel. This department is in charge of the general legal support of the Daikin Europe Group, active in Europe, Middle East and Africa such as monitoring and ensuring that the Group’s various activities are consistent with the (national and/or international) laws and regulations, GDPR, contract management, assistance in various projects including M&A and to identify (legal) risks, internal and external, which can cause a negative impact on the Daikin business and image.

Job Content

As  Senior Legal Counsel your main tasks will be:

  • Drafting, negotiation and finalization of all types of contracts for various departments such as distributorship agreements, OEM, International Key Account agreements, marketing agreements, outsourcing agreement etc… in close collaboration with the business;
  • Follow up and reporting on pending court cases and legal disputes related to the Daikin Europe Group;
  • M&A;
  • Assistance in various projects (e.g. Brexit, Refrigerant, Digital Legal …);
  • GDPR;
  • Risk and Compliance Management


  • Belgian Master in law.
  • 8 à 10 years of experience in commercial law, and familiar with M&A, Risk Management and GDPR  
  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch/French and English.
  • Dedicated Team player.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Proactive and business-minded.
  • Good negotiator both internal and external.
  • Excellent computer proficiencies.
  • Precision and punctuality.
  • Flexibility.

Job Offer

Daikin Europe N.V. offers a varied and international feature, where you can work independently and where you can take initiative. You will work in a solid and growing company which is a world leader, encouraging its employees to flourish. You will be part of a professional and dynamic team, where team spirit is put forward. You will benefit from extensive internal and external coaching.

Daikin Europe N.V. offers a package of competitive salary related to experience/talents and a package of extra-legal benefits.