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Business:  MacGregor
Job Function:  Professional Services

Singapore, SG

Apply by:  21-06-2019

Senior Legal Counsel

MacGregor is a leader in intelligent maritime cargo and load handling with a strong portfolio of MacGregor, Hatlapa, Porsgrunn, Pusnes, Rapp and Triplex products, services and solutions, all designed to perform with the sea.

Purpose of the position

Are you interested in an in-house job opportunity in a global and dynamic legal team? Would you like to strengthen your skills within challenging legal issues as a member of a team of experts?


We are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to be based in Singapore for our global MacGregor Legal team.

Main tasks and responsibilities
  • Provide solution-minded legal support to the business
  • Support to M&A activities, including integration of acquired companies
  • Partner-up with MacGregor’s sales and sourcing teams for complex tenders and projects.
  • Support the management teams and key stakeholders in their activities and provide the legal context to business decisions and implementation of our strategy


Your responsibilities may partially be tailored based on your prior experience. The position requires frequent travelling.

We expect from you

To succeed in this role you need a proactive mindset and good business understanding. You need the ability to win the trust of others to cross-boundary collaborations, as well as solid analytical and problem solving skills and inquisitive capacity. Fluent written and verbal English skills are a must.


Ideally you have:

  • University degree in Law
  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience in legal field, preferably within maritime or offshore industry
  • Experience in providing legal support in M&A legal matters and Joint Ventures
  • High level of integrity, excellent communication skills, humility and self-confidence
  • An open, innovative and structured mindset and the ability to multitask in a fast paced global business environment
We offer you

By joining MacGregor, you will be able to work closely with leading industry professionals, developing and implementing new concepts that set the standards in the maritime transportation and offshore industries. We offer our employees the opportunity to be part of a truly global organization leveraged upon our shared values of Integrity, Quality and Safety. With us you will be part of a collaborative working culture with challenges and opportunities to further develop yourself professionally.

Further information

For further information please contact Helene Hvalgård-Bakke, Director Legal MacGregor, by phone +4797519920 or by email If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV by 21.6.2019.


Shipbuilders, shipowners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with MacGregor.


MacGregor is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people worldwide.  

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