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Consumer Solutions is Fortum’s electricity and gas retail businesses in the Nordics and Poland. We are the largest consumer business in the Nordics, offering our approximately 2.4 million customers energy-related services. Our consumer businesses consist of several well-known consumer- and SME-facing brands and businesses, such as Fortum, Hafslund Strøm, NorgesEnergi, Göta Energi, Kotimaan Energia and Fortum Charge & Drive. Through agile working methods, sustainability focus, and strong cross-functional collaboration we strive to provide our customers with services and solutions they want and need.
We are looking for a proactive, pragmatic and service minded Legal Counsel with excellent legal and privacy skills to join Fortum’s Global Privacy Team. You will be working closely with Fortum’s businesses to ensure compliance and alignment with Fortum’s privacy requirements on wide arrange of privacy topics including development of new digital services. Your will also support Consumer Solutions business team in Sweden on a broad range of legal matters related to contract law and sales and marketing of electricity and related services. You will work in close co-operation with Fortum’s Legal team based in Finland, Sweden, Norway and Poland. In your role, you will be reporting to the Chief Privacy Officer. You will be based either in Stockholm or Gothenburg, Sweden.
Your duties and responsibilities include providing legal advice and training on matters relating to privacy, consumer protection, marketing and electricity market regulation; ensuring and supporting the implementation of Fortum’s privacy program and privacy compliance activities across Fortum’s businesses and countries; drafting and negotiating data protection, procurement, license and digital services agreements as well as related end user agreements.
We offer you
As a member of Fortum’s Legal team you will be able to work in an independent and challenging role and will have an opportunity to develop yourself as a privacy and legal professional in the crossroads of privacy, digitalization and energy sector’s transformation. You will work closely with highly-skilled legal and business colleagues throughout Fortum’s international organization and get an insight into industry that is adapting to the global megatrends of climate change, resource efficiency and urbanization. This is the start of your meaningful career journey at Fortum. We actively encourage job rotation and development activities across the company with open leadership as our guiding principle.
You have a Master of Law degree and preferably 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience in a law firm and/or as an in-house counsel in an international environment. Readiness to travel is required.
You are fluent both in Swedish and English. You are business-oriented, open-minded and able to provide practical and solution oriented privacy compliance and legal advice. As an organized person you are able to prioritize your tasks and manage deadlines. You have great communication skills and a team-player attitude.
In this recruitment we are cooperating with von Feilitzen & Partner. For more information please contact Rosita von Feilitzen at +46 73 540 57 07. We welcome your application, including CV, personal letter, diploma/degree and class rank/grades to www.vonfeilitzen.se, as soon as possible and at the latest on December 16, 2019. Applications are being evaluated continuously and interviews may be held before the last application date.
We welcome your application and look forward to hear from you!