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ProfileRegional Legal Counsel The candidate will negotiate software, services and related agreements with the clients, negotiate with partner and third party suppliers, handle dispute resolution, employment related matters in the region of appointment and acquisition and corporate matters as they arise regionally and across the group globally. Manage, negotiate and draft software and services agreements with clients in the region, and related amendments and addenda. Review and advise on employment matters including employment agreements. Manage disputes, pre-litigation and litigation files (including arbitration). Due diligence exercises in the domain of acquisition activities and related advice, management and supervision of transactions. Liaise with and supervise external counsel for outsourced matters. Follow-up on business and legal related activities on a day to day basis. Perform such other duties, functions and services, consistent with legal counsel status, experience and preferences, as may from time to time be determined by the other members of the legal department or by Senior Management. Participate as a key member in the Regional Management Team, including providing advice to local management and involvement in regional strategic initiatives. Undertake regional training activities related to the legal function. BA/BS Degree, preferably in an Immigration or HR related field. Degree in Law and qualified practice in a common law jurisdiction, post graduate studies being an asset. 7+ years of experience in a law firm, company or a multi-national environment, in the IT field and/or international business required. International background with experience working in a multi-cultural, multi-national environment required. Experience dealing with compliance and regulatory related issues in the IT and banking sectors required. Commercially savvy, interested in the business aspects of the legal advice and services provided and fluency in English required. Fluency in Spanish preferred. Excellent command of MS Office suite required.