NG Group har 2 300 medarbeidere i virksomhet i de skandinaviske landene og Storbritannia. Konsernet består av en portefølje av selskaper innenfor sirkulærøkonomien. Vi skaper råstoff av avfall, og tilbyr tjenester knyttet til ombruk, miljøvennlig avfallshåndtering, miljøtjenester og råvareutvinning gjennom hele næringskjeder. Konsernet er den ledende aktøren i det norske markedet, og har stor geografisk utstrekning med 40 anlegg i Norge. I tillegg har konsernet en stadig sterkere posisjon og økende bredde i tjenestetilbud og virksomhet utenfor Norge, og har til sammen 15 anlegg og kontorer utenfor landet ved utgangen av 2021. NG Group has 2,300 employees in operations in the Scandinavian countries and the United Kingdom. The group consists of a portfolio of companies within the circular economy. We create raw material from waste, and offer services related to reuse, environmentally friendly waste management, environmental services and raw material extraction throughout entire industrial chains’. The group is the leading player in the Norwegian market, and has a large geographical reach with 40 facilities in Norway. In addition, the group has an increasingly strong position and breadth of service offerings and operations outside Norway, with a total of 15 facilities and offices outside the country by the end of 2021.
Are you hungry to put your legal expertise to work in an entrepreneurial context? Do you want to work alongside an experienced team of engineers, scientists, and businesspeople developing and commercializing tomorrow’s solutions for the circular economy? We are looking for an experienced and strategically minded lawyer with a green heart to take the lead on all legal aspects of our journey.
Who are we?
Green Transition & Technology (GTT) is a new entrepreneurial venture from Norsk Gjenvinning Group (NG Group), Norway’s leading waste management company. NG Group consists of a portfolio of companies within the circular economy, offering services related to reuse, environmentally friendly waste management, environmental services, and raw material extraction throughout value chains.
GTT was established as a new venture in October 2022. We exist to accelerate the shift towards a fully decarbonized and circular economy, by leveraging next generation technologies to transform waste into clean energy and recycled products. Our value creation is dual; we solve a waste problem, and we produce valuable new end-products. Our approach is collaborative; we engage in strategic partnerships with technology companies and upstream and downstream customers.
What will you do?
As our legal counsel, you will:
Take the lead on all legal aspects of GTT’s journey, as well as support the overall development, culture-building, and professionalizing of the venture
Develop the legal framework for JVs, SPVs and other arrangements with third parties
Support in the planning and execution of contract negotiations, including agreements related to JV structures
Assist with clarifications and interpretations of new ESG requirements
Support with any dispute resolutions
Provide training on legal matters, such as competition law, GDPR, anti-corruption, and contract law
Develop and maintain legal documents and routines in line with Group guidelines
The role will have dual reporting lines into GTT’s CFO and NG Group’s Head of Legal
What qualities are we looking for?
Excellent commercial and strategic mindset, approaching all legal matters in the context of the venture’s business strategy
A Norwegian lawyer’s license and relevant experience within a legal practice or a corporate’s internal legal department
Experience in contract negotiations and contract drafting, and preferably in competition law, company law and/or procurement law
Passion for driving society towards a decarbonized and circular future
Ability to adapt priorities and responsibilities in the context of a fast-moving entrepreneurial culture and hectic workdays
Excellent oral and written communications skills in Norwegian and English
What are we offering?
The role offers the opportunity to...
Take on the top legal role in a startup environment whilst also having access to NG Group level resources to consult on legal matters
Grow with a venture that has bold ambitions to create impact at scale, and which is strongly backed by its parent company, NG Group,
Work alongside an ambitious team with complementary experience from industry, science and technology, and top-tier management consulting
Join an entrepreneurial culture based out of our own GTT offices in central Oslo (new address to be confirmed)
Opportunity to work remotely on some days, as agreed with the leadership team