ISLEGAL Major, Lindsey & Africa

Head of Legal EMEA & APAC

Vacancy completed


Our client is a listed company and a leading global provider of high-value performance products used in a wide range of applications in the medical, roofing, automotive and packaging industries. The client offers its products to a diverse customer base in several countries worldwide. The European head office with a small legal team is based in The Netherlands. The legal team provides procurement, business and corporate support to clients operations in the EMEA and Asia Pacific regions.

I am looking for a:

Head of Legal EMEA & APAC

You will be involved in all of the company’s legal and compliance matters in both regions. Your main focus will be the (global) Legal support of the procurement activities of the company. You work closely with the Dutch based Chief Procurement Officer. The Head of Legal will lead a team consisting of a senior legal counsel and a paralegal. You will report into the General Counsel, who is based in the USA.

An extended Job Description is available on request.


  • legal professional with an academic degree and at least 10 years of working experience, of which, to include a number of years in an in-house position
  • thorough knowledge of procurement processes gained in an international environment
  • solid experience with a wide range of corporate and compliance matters
  • pragmatic, proactive, can do mentality
  • fluent in English

The Offer

A very exciting role in an innovative and international environment.


If you are interested in this position or would like to know more, please sent your resume and cover letter in English to Remco Abeln via mail;

Major, Lindsey & Africa

Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s leading legal search firm. The firm, founded in 1982, offers a range of specialized legal recruiting and advisory services to meet the ever-changing needs of law firms and legal departments and to support the career aspirations of talented lawyers and legal and compliance professionals. With more than 25 offices and 200-plus search consultants around the world, Major, Lindsey & Africa uses its market knowledge and experience to partner with organizations to fulfill their legal talent needs and provide solutions to increase team efficiency and effectiveness. Major, Lindsey & Africa is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. To learn more about Major, Lindsey & Africa, visit




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