Where others see barriers, we see opportunities.

PlaatsPlaats: Den Haag
AanstellingAanstelling: Voltijds
DienstverbandDienstverband: Onbepaalde tijd
OpleidingsniveauOpleidingsniveau: HBO
Ervaring3 tot en met 5 jaar
SalarisNiet nader bepaald
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Where others see barriers, we see opportunities.

Do you enjoy helping customers experience breakthroughs in their business? Do you stay attuned to your customers’ needs and visions? Do you like to work openly and supportively together with your colleagues and customers? Our work involves many different minds and skills, it can’t be done alone.

It's a great time to be part of SES.

SES is the world-leading satellite operator providing end-to-end communication solutions. SES leads across new technologies in video, fixed data, mobility and government We are a team of people from around the world working together to make a significant difference in the world. As a part of the SES Networks team, you will play an integral part in delivering on our vision to bring differentiated networks and services to our customers, and grow our business with exciting customers, and become the world’s leading provider of global, satellite-enabled, data communications services. SES Networks—the only network provider with a multi-band, multi-orbit infrastructure—delivers end to end managed networking solutions through the company’s robust global services capability, providing maximum value to customers across industries and geographies.
SES Networks:
  • Helps close the digital divide by connecting people in the most remote and difficult to connect places around the world.
  • Makes it possible for people to stay connected while flying 10km high on a commercial airplane.
  • Provides extensive satellite coverage across all the world’s seas and oceans via dedicated mobility beams.
  • Works together with our partners to develop new standards and technology, use intelligent analytics to optimise capacity utilisation and user experience.
The Netherlands - The Hague

The role of a Paralegal

Your goal is to help our customer’s breakthrough in their business. How? Because of your proactive role and support to the SES Networks Vice President, Legal Services and members of the Legal Services Commercial team (“LSC”). Why? Through timely and accurate execution of numerous supporting, coordinating and change management tasks, you will allow and support the Vice President, Legal Services and the LSC team members to be able to devote a maximum of their time to their main legal responsibilities and activities.

As Paralegal, you will be part of the SES Networks Legal Services Team providing (para) legal-, project-, process-, administrative and change management support to the Vice President, Legal Services and the LSC team.The VP, Legal Services is responsible for various change management projects, alignment and enhancement of (legal) processes and documentation and the development of generic contracts for SES Networks products & solutions. LSC supports our Global Sales department to offer the best suitable solutions to our customers and you will play a role in this process.

Our office in The Hague is an international office consisting of 20+ nationalities and to be successful in this position it is important for you to be able to speak English. As part of the team is Dutch, including the Vice President, Legal Services and as some of your tasks will be linked to The Netherlands it is important for us that you also speak Dutch.

Furthermore, our ideal candidate has a legal backgroundin form of a legal degree (Bachelor) and/or 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience.

Your tasks will include, but no be limited to:

  • Change management support to the VP Legal Services, including alignment, implementation and continuous improvements of policies and procedures, and support to change management initiatives and projects for SES Global and SES Networks;
  • Para-Legal support. Prepare and draft standard customer related documentation (e.g. customer correspondence, NDAs, assignment agreements, name change letters, termination letters, standard service orders);
  • Commercial Dispute Resolution support. Prepare and maintain legal files related to customer disputes, predominantly debt collection files;
  • Corporate legal housekeeping support for SES Networks Dutch entities, including corporate housekeeping documentation, powers of attorney, board resolutions, shareholder resolutions, etc.;
  • Inter Company agreements support. Prepare, draft and expedite various inter company documentation;
  • Responsible for implementation and maintaining Docusign e-signature platform and associated processes for various agreements;
  • Be the contact person for all corporate and administrative documents and information requested (externally as well as internally) in an autonomous manner for SES Networks (Dutch entities);
  • Appropriate filing of legal documentation in electronic filing systems and in physical filing room.

Your profile
You are a quick learner and have a proactive, think outside the box personality and you can work autonomously and meet the following requirements:
  • Bachelor Legal education or at least three years relevant working experience
  • Strong organisational skills, be able to set priorities, meet deadlines and handle multiple time- sensitive tasks in a timely manner
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and absolute discretion and integrity are key in this role
  • Advanced verbal and written communication (legal) skills. Must be fluent in English and Dutch
  • Good computer skills and good knowledge with Microsoft office programs

We offer you
  • A diverse workplace. For SES, diversity is more than a question of gender or race; we welcome different minds and different skills.
  • An exciting job opportunity in a fast moving and fascinating industry. Our technology is launching into space on the next generation of rockets.
  • Opportunities to further grow and develop in a global and growing company; we believe life-long learning is key to bring the best of SES worldwide.
  • A competitive compensation package linked to your performance, and further supplemented with attractive benefits.

SES is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you the Paralegal that will take our customers to the next level?
Do you have what it takes and would you rather start today than tomorrow? Then we would be happy to get in touch! Apply via the 'Apply' button and perhaps we will meet soon.

Keywords: Vacature, Full-Time, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Satellietverbindingen, satellite operator, legal support, Para-Legal