International Legal Specialist

  • Legal
  • Milano, Italy

International Legal Specialist

Job description

For our headquarters in Milan, we are looking for an International Legal Specialist to join our Legal Department in Italy.

Reporting to the Head of Legal, you will act as the main point of contact of the different stakeholders for all legal matters involving Everli Italy’s subsidiaries and market launch projects across Europe.


Who we are

  • Everli is Europe’s leading marketplace for online grocery shopping and one of its fastest growing scale-ups. Our mission is to help people achieve peace of mind by simplifying the grocery shopping experience;

  • We are supported by world-class investors, raising $100 million in Series C in 2021 led by Verlinvest, with participation from Luxor, DN Capital, C4 Ventures, Convivavilité Ventures, FITEC, 360 Capital Partners, Innogest and DIP;

  • New customers quadrupled last year as we expanded into new international markets and covered 70 cities. We achieve our growth through a culture that is collaborative, transparent, data-driven and focused on our mission;

  • Our rapidly growing and diverse international team (20 nationalities and counting) has offices located in Italy (with headquarters in Milan & Verona), Czech Republic, France and Poland, as well as remote opportunities in many other countries.


What you will do

  • You will work with the International Expansion Team to provide legal support and advice on the execution of the international expansions activities and market launch projects, in continuous coordination with HQ Legal Team;

  • You will act as main Point of Contact for stakeholders of different Everli Italy’s subsidiaries to ensure a fluid management of all their daily legal activities as well as to ensure they are carried out in compliance with local laws and in accordance with HQ guidelines and procedure;

  • You will deal mainly, with a cross-jurisdictional approach, with the following legal matters (commercial law, consumer protection law, labour law, corporate law, IP law);

  • You will manage and oversee the activities of the external lawyers of the different subsidiaries, providing support and guidance when needed;

  • You will set-up and implement scalable processes in the legal areas (e.g., contract review, localization and translation of legal documents);

  • You will monitor EU legislative and regulatory developments in the area which might affect the business.


Why you should join us now

  • You have the chance to change the life of millions of people;

  • You can rely on talented and collaborative colleagues who will both push and support you;

  • You get a competitive compensation package, including performance bonuses and stock options;

  • You can use a welfare bonus for a wide selection of services (education, public transport, vacations and entertainment, wellness, culture etc);

  • You receive a budget to create your own home workstation;

  • You have flexible working conditions;

  • You have a 15% discount on your grocery with Everli.com.

Requirements

  • You have at least 3 years of relevant working experience in the legal field gained both at law firms and/or in-house, preferably with a focus on commercial and digital law matters;

  • You got a Law Degree with excellent academic records gained in Italy or in any European Country;

  • You have excellent knowledge of written and spoken English; knowledge of the Italian language is a plus;

  • You have strong relationship and communication skills from a customer facing and technical perspective;

  • You are motivated to work in a fast-paced environment and enthusiastic to roll up sleeves, learn fast and take responsibility;

  • You are ambitious with the potential to grow with the company;

  • You understand the importance of having an international mindset;

  • You are willing to pursue a career as in-house lawyer;

  • You are innovative, progressive, extremely hands-on, and customer-obsessed;

  • You are proactive and fast-moving when necessary to complete projects in a timely fashion.

Preferred Qualification

  • Qualification as a Lawyer in Italy or in any European jurisdiction;

  • LLM or a secondary level master in law;

  • Documented study or work experience outside of Italy.