Legal Counsel (Advokat) - Corporate

Søknadsfrist: 15. juni

At Equinor, we care about each other as much as our business. That's why we offer:

- Not just a job; a career. In Equinor, your development begins on day one. You will build your competence through a wide range of learning activities while being empowered to build your career across multiple disciplines and geographies. Our internal job market allows endless opportunities for development and growth within your own field or in other interesting and relevant areas for you.

- Attractive rewards. We offer a comprehensive benefits package with competitive salaries, global parental leave, variable pay schemes and a share savings plan.

- Wellness and work-life balance. Our employees' well-being is a priority. We recognise that for you to be the best version of yourself in the workplace, being able to collect your children, attend a class or simply enjoy social time can be invaluable. That's why we encourage you to make use of our flexible work arrangements.

- An inclusive culture. We believe embracing our differences makes us stronger. For us true inclusion means being able to bring your whole self to work, and for everyone to feel accepted and valued.

For more information visit Equinor's website:

Søknadsfrist: 15. juni

Arbeidssted: Oslo/Stavanger

Jobbtype: Legal Counsel (Advokat)

Type stilling: Fast


We're 20,000 colleagues in more than 30 countries delivering oil, gas, wind and solar power to 170 million people worldwide. Taking on tough energy challenges is our job. Right now, we're facing an enormous task: supplying the world with the energy it needs, while lowering emissions.

We're up for the challenge. Are you?

The positionBy joining our team in Legal you will have the opportunity to:

  • Become a trusted advisor within the corporate team, engaging and providing advice and support in our Norwegian and international activities within areas such as company law and governance, finance and financing, accounting, and securities legislation and capital markets regulations

  • Participate in and advice on financial market transactions such as bond issuances and credit agreements

  • Engage in structured financing transactions, including project financing of e.g. renewable projects

  • Provide advice and support within other areas where LEG COR supports corporate staffs and functions


Some qualities are essential for Equinor. You identify with our values, open, collaborative, courageous and caring, which guide our decisions and help us succeed and grow. You make safety your priority and contribute to our zero-harm culture. For this position, we are also looking for:

  • Master of law or Cand. Jur. with strong academic qualifications

  • A licence to practice as a lawyer

  • At least 5 years experience from law firm, in-house legal work, financial institutions or other relevant roles

  • Good knowledge and experience with relevant corporate law, and an interest for company law and legal aspects relating to governance, finance and financing, accounting and capital markets.

  • Excellent writing skills as well as effective verbal communication and influencing skills

  • International mindset and good collaboration skills

  • High integrity

  • Fluent English speaker

General information

Please attach copies of your diplomas, certificates and grades in English or a Scandinavian language. Applications submitted without necessary attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript or other document describing subjects and grades completed to this point.

Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process. All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law.

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