For a global company like ours, it is important that we conduct both our internal and external business in a responsible way. It is important we build relationships with our stakeholders. Our Legal department provides compliance advice, support and training to the business and our business partners.

A job that matters

At FrieslandCampina, we produce and market high-quality products aimed at helping consumers around the globe to grow smarter, older and healthier. This is no easy task – and without our Legal department it would be downright impossible. Legal supports the business on a broad variety of matters by providing tailor-made legal solutions and advice, while continuously balancing between optimal legal protection and business interests. Aiming for things that matter gets us all in the desired mind-set: it enables us to win in the market together. Our employees around the world have a strong drive to do things that matter and are commercially obsessed with adding value to those things that matter. Moreover, they have an owner’s mind-set, empowering them to make decisions on things that matter.

The core tasks of the Legal team are:

  • Drafting and negotiating contracts, varying from sales, purchase and marketing to IP, outsourcing and complex ICT/CAPEX projects, and assessing and mitigating legal risks in different jurisdictions
  • Bearing responsibility for leading and managing legal aspects of acquisitions, mergers, joint ventures and divestments on a global scale
  • Advising on structuring, restructuring and corporate governance of the FrieslandCampina group worldwide, its finance activities and its cooperative affairs (that is, the interaction between the cooperative and its members)
  • Bearing responsibility for global claims and litigation management as well as related cases
  • Providing expertise in complex situations in the fields of fair competition, anti-bribery/corruption, data protection and trade sanctions/export controls

Providing leadership in company-wide processes aimed at ensuring good business conduct, including program development and global policies

Step into our world

Do you have a critical eye towards risk and ethical issues? And do you have an owner’s mind-set that empowers you to make decisions on things that matter? Step into the world of FrieslandCampina and contribute to something greater than yourself.

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