Senior Legal Counsel (M&A)

Senior Legal Counsel (M&A)
Région: Leuven
Expérience nécessaire: 5 ans
Secteur d'activité: Entreprise
Réf: VL/LAW/3694/23
Contrat: Durée indéterminée (Temps plein)

Description de la société

Parkwind is an independent green energy company that develops, finances, and operates offshore wind farms. With more than a decade of experience and 771 MW under operational management in the Belgian North Sea, Parkwind is currently expanding internationally and has an active development pipeline of 4.5GW (net) across a number of European and other markets where it is working with a number of credible partners. Parkwind is also constructing the 257MW Arcadis Ost 1 project in Germany which expected to reach full operation in 2024. 

Committed to making green energy available and affordable for everyone through its unique approach covering the entire value chain of offshore wind, Parkwind has established itself as a reliable and competitive partner to communities, governments and suppliers globally. Composed of over 130 professionals operating in Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Norway, Greece, Australia and New Zealand. As of July 26th, 2023 Parkwind operates as part of JERA Co., Inc.

Description of the vacancy

You will be joining Parkwind’s legal team focusing on investment (M&A) & financing matters.

You will be part of the transaction team involved in strategic (international) business development projects and provide support from a legal perspective to M&A and tender processes in all stages, from partnership discussions, performing due diligence, drafting and negotiating term sheets and definitive transaction documentation, to supporting closing and post-closing integration. 

You will also advise and be involved on corporate and project financings.

As part of this team, you will be involved on a day-to-day basis in joint venture and investment management. 

You will work closely with the business development and finance team to ensure and coordinate appropriate support.

You will also assist in preparing relevant internal documents and presentations for the management and/or board.

You will be a member of a dynamic legal team and will report to our or lead counsel investments & financing or general counsel.


  • You have a master’s degree in law.
  • You have preferably at least 5 years of relevant professional experience as an M&A lawyer with a reputable firm and/or a legal department of an international company.
  • Experience in project financing would be considered a plus.
  • You are solution-oriented, pro-active and pay attention to details.
  • You have the ability to manage several things at the same time without losing oversight.
  • You have good diplomatic and social skills and enjoy building relationships with stakeholders.
  • You are a team player and possess a high level of integrity.
  • You have an analytical mindset.
  • You have good social skills and can work efficiently in a team.
  • You are flexible and willing to travel on an occasional basis.
  • You are fluent in Dutch or French, and you are capable of working and drafting in English.


  • A position in a stimulating professional environment within a sustainable, fast-growing international industry;
  • A challenging function with a lot of variety;
  • The ability to develop your personal and professional skills;
  • An attractive remuneration based on your skills and achievements combined with an extensive package of extra-legal benefits.

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