About the role
VNV Global´s General Counsel is now looking for a colleague with strong legal expertise, solid business understanding and an analytical and proactive approach, who will thrive on providing legal advice and services to VNV Global´s dynamic organization.

Your main responsibilities will be to:
• Provide support and advice on a wide range of corporate and legal matters related to but not limited to, investments, M&A, financing, capital markets and corporate commercial matters,
• Handle matters related to the public equity market transactions, and regulatory issues.
• Draft, review, and negotiate complex agreements and other legal documents.
• Advise on and participate in maintaining top shelf corporate governance
• Contribute to the development and continuous improvement of policies, forms, trainings, and processes to ensure operational efficiency and compliance with applicable US, European, and other international laws and regulations.
• Collaborate with and manage external counsel
• Provide day to day assistance on legal matters to enable the business to make informed and balanced decisions while mitigating risk in a constantly evolving industry.
• Develop structures and processes within the legal function.

You will report to the General Counsel.

About you
In addition to your distinguished law degree, we expect you to have solid commercial legal expertise and about five years´ experience working for a reputational law firm or in-house at a legal department of a company within a relevant sector such as an investment firm or start-up.
You combine a passion for business with broad experience within the areas of Venture Capital investments, M&A transactions, capital market, general corporate law and/or commercial agreements.
Experience from working with -ESG-related issues is a plus. You enjoy independently supporting the organization from project start through operations to execution in a dynamic environment. To fit the role, we believe that you have excellent communication skills in English and Swedish and are able to establish and maintain strong working relationships internally as well as externally.

What we offer
In this role you will get a great opportunity to develop further as a lawyer in an expanding and international company in cozy office environment in the very center of Stockholm. You will work independently in a truly international, fast-paced environment with an exciting portfolio of companies in sectors such as mobility, marketplaces and digital health.
We are active investors, bringing deep sector experience and striving to support our portfolio companies at the board level and beyond. We are knowledgeable about both emerging and developed markets, with portfolio companies located across Europe, the US to the Middle East, North Africa and Asia.

How to apply
In this recruitment process, VNV Global is supported by Jurek Rekrytering & Bemanning.
Interviews will be carried out as applications are received, please apply as soon as possible via www.jurek.se. Please note that we do not accept applications by mail. For any questions, please contact recruitment consultant Catarina Isaksson at 076 – 002 69 81, or by email at catarina.isaksson@jurek.com

About VNV Global
We are opportunistic investors in evolutionary ideas that create networks of change. For over 20 years VNV Global has been investing in the world´s most innovative companies, and during the past decade we have focused our efforts on network effects businesses. We see that our patient capital structure provides these scalable tech companies with the time, commitment and expertise needed to grow into profitable and sustainable businesses. We invest all over the world and are stage agnostic. VNV backs mission driven entrepreneurs who solve real world problems in big markets, through technology. Our past investments have been centered around a few themes such as Marketplaces, Mobility, Health & Wellness, but we prefer not to be too rigid, which allows us to make innovative investments in new areas.

We have teams in Stockholm, Amsterdam and Cyprus, and are a publicly listed company on the Stockholm NASDAQ (VNV). Historically, we have delivered our investors an IRR of approximately 28% since 2012. Our stock provides investors with liquid access to long term investments in high growth tech companies, at various stages. (edited)