18_International Legal Officer
April 20, 2023

International Legal Officer – F/M

ESSP, a private company with 7 major European Air Navigation Service Providers as shareholders, manages the operation and supports the adoption of the European Satellite Based Augmentation System to GPS: EGNOS.

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The adoption of this service is rapidly growing given it allows correcting the GPS signal and offers enhanced features with accurate positioning and integrity within safety-of-life services context such as public transportation.

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We are looking for an International Legal Officer responsible for supporting the implementation, negotiations and contractual management of international agreements in compliance with our company's standards - which you help to improve. If you are rigorous with a high level of English and proficiency in contract law, international business law with minimum 3 years of experience in a similar position, then is position is for you!

Main responsibilities/activities:

- Undertaking complex/critical legal analyses independently and carrying out the action plans;

- Directing the purchasing cycle in support of operational staff (including Spain) in compliance with internal purchasing/export control rules. Helping to improve the purchasing process;

- Analysing, providing recommendations and taking responsibility for the preparation, drafting and negotiating of international agreements (Non-Disclosure Agreements, Memoranda of Understanding, Memoranda of Cooperation, Letters of Intent, consortium agreements, service contracts, etc.) for purchases, sales and collaborative projects (including bids);

- Advising/training internal clients to ensure compliance with contractual and legal obligations;

- Taking part in risk/opportunity reviews on a regular basis.;

- Managing tools/processes/policies/standard documents pertaining to legal matters, and contributing to developing them;

- Maintaining a regulatory watch on issues relating to Company Law, Contract Law, Export Control, Intellectual Property Law, Insurance and Public Law; proposing/executing compliance actions;

- Providing internal advice as the company's contact person on issues of legal compliance relating to the company's commitments (GDPR/Export Control) and managing the Insurance records or Intellectual Property;

- Ensuring regular communication with members the team;

- Taking responsibility for any tasks needed to ensure the smooth running of the department.


- Interest in technology, curiosity
- Rigour, determination, genuine autonomy
- Writing skills
- Good level of Spanish would be a plus
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office
- Company and Contrat Law (Advanced)

Job Requirements:

Language: English (C1) – CEFR

Punctual travels

Bac + 5 (Master II, master’s degree) in International Business Law

Between 3 and 5 years of experience in a similar position

Human Resources information:
- 1st interview is held by the direct manager of the position you applied for (technical interview)
- 2nd interview is held by HR department

Element of package of remuneration:
- Variable: bonuses based on objectives
- Profit-sharing
- Teleworking: up to 2 days/week
- Tickets Restaurant (card)
- Family Health insurance
- Sustainable Mobility Package: Home/Office travels reimbursement if car sharing or bicycling

Please send your application file only by e-mail to the following address:

Job Location: Toulouse (France)

Type of Contract: Full time / Permanent

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