Legal Counsel - Norway

Søknadsfrist: Snarest

CV Partner is the new way to manage CVs, resumes, and case studies for professional service companies. Our cloud-based system provides a single location for all CVs, resumes, and case studies in a secure and GDPR-compliant environment. Its clear structure and consistent terminology help improve quality, while our dynamic search engine enables customers to quickly identify the best people and case studies for a proposal. Once selected, they can easily be tailored and formatted with the touch of a button.With a well-built, feature-rich, and scalable Software as a Service (SaaS) tool, we have established a great footprint of customers worldwide with a range of top-flight customers such as DLA Piper, BDO, PWC, Capgemini, Atkins, WSP and many others.

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Søknadsfrist: Snarest


Jobbtype: Legal Counsel

Type stilling: Fast



  • Work with large international enterprises as counterparts
  • Work with privacy laws in the EU, UK, US, Canada, and Australia
  • Work with an international team - including working from our international offices
  • Work with a fast-growing software company and opportunity to grow and take on more responsibility


Initially reporting to the CEO, you are expected to work proactively and efficiently to manage the legal risks in CV Partner. You’ll be expected to communicate effectively with clients, prospects, partners as well as colleagues.

Legal oversight

  • Assess and manage the legal risks related to sales agreements, data processing agreements, employment agreements, supplier agreements, shareholder agreements, etc. in addition to local laws and regulations in all geographies we operate in
  • Handle communication and collaboration with legal advisors in the Nordics, UK, Canada, and USA
  • Collaborate with and assist our CISO on our compliance efforts, including ISO 27001 and SOC 2 certifications
  • Advise and implement any relevant IPR-related measures
  • Provide legal assessments and advice to the board of directors
  • Responsible for sending and negotiating DPAs with current and new clients
  • Serve as DPO or Privacy contact

Sales support

  • Participate in Sales Meetings and contract negotiations with potential and existing clients
  • Communicate with our existing and potential clients
  • Handle and respond to comments, change requests, etc. during contract negotiations
  • Coach and advise our sales team, customer success team, etc. on how to respond to legal and contractual questions
  • Maintain and further develop our sales agreement templates and data processing agreement templates

HR and Finance support

  • Maintain and further develop our employment agreement and NDA templates
  • Assist and work closely with our HR and Finance team in any employment-related legal matters - in all countries we operate - Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, the UK, and Canada

What we are looking for

  • Master of Law or Cand. Jur.
  • Experience from a leading law firm
  • Experience with IT/software agreements and/or data processing agreements and data privacy laws
  • A professional level of English, both spoken and written
  • Experience with employment law and/or IPR is a bonus

Benefits / package

  • Great opportunity for you to work in an ambitious scale-up and be close to the business You will have hands-on responsibilities and excellent possibilities for both personal and professional development
  • Competitive pension and benefits package
  • Competitive insurance package: Health, Group life and Travel insurance
  • Newly refurbished offices at Akersgata, Oslo (hybrid working available)
  • Travel to visit our other CV Partner offices
  • Participate in bi-annual company gatherings

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