Legal Counsel Social Law

Legal Counsel Social Law
Region: Ixelles
Required experience: 2 years
Environment: Company
Ref: LexGO0304
Contract: Permanent position (Full-time)

Company description

Large IT-projects with visible influence on society define our identity as a company. Examples are the eHealthplatform, the internetportal to social security, swift registration of ambulance interventions or the organ donor database. If research, analysis, development, server, network or database, testing or helpdesk is your field of expertise, then join us, engage in the future and defy society’s challenges in IT.

Do you want to build tomorrow?

Smals has been one of Belgium's Top Employers for 15 years in a row.

We are looking for a Legal Counsel Social Law to join our team!

What would you do? 

You will manage all staff-related legal queries. You are in direct contact with the HR Director.

You advise with respect to individual and collective labour law issues, mainly within the HR department, but also outside it. Furthermore, you intervene in legal matters regarding employment contracts and dismissal files.

Together with your colleague lawyer, you are also responsible for following up disputes.

You constantly and proactively follow up on current socio-legal developments and, where possible, you make proposals to integrate changes in personnel policy and HR policies.

What does our ideal candidate look like?

  • You obtained a Master's degree in Law and have at least 2 years of relevant experience in labour law and social legislation.
  • Accuracy in your work is important and you know how to work in an organised and structured way. You set priorities and manage to keep to deadlines.
  • You know how to formulate your advice in layman's terms. You easily translate your theoretical knowledge into concrete and feasible solutions. In short, you have the necessary communication skills.
  • You are a team player and share your knowledge and experience.
  • You are able to treat legal matters in both Dutch and French.

What’s in it for you? 

Come work with us if you want to thrive in a great work atmosphere, interesting legal matters and surrounded by fantastic colleagues. Being elected as one of Belgium's Top Employer for the 15th time in a row, we guarantee you that you will feel good working with us. We offer a top work-life balance, a competitive salary package and our offices are easily accessible in the living heart of Brussels.


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