ARE YOU READY to build a career at a company that can take you anywhere?
There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’swhy we love it here! This is an extraordinary opportunity to build a rewardingcareer at Accenture Corporate Functions .
Working in highlycollaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in aninclusive culture that values diversity.
Whatever your work and life goals,we’ll help you achieve them. Sooner.
Join Accenture Corporate Functions andbe the engine that powers Accenture, a company providing consulting andoutsourcing services to more than 40 industries including 94 of the FORTUNE100, and governments around the world.
Our Corporate Functions offer theessential expertise that enables our employees to deliver high performance toour clients.
Whether you work directly with clients or manage importantinternal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make ameasurable difference.
WORK YOU’LL DO
As Legal Counsel you will be part of Accenture’sGlobal Legal Organization and you will be based in Athens, Greece. You will work closely with the Country LegalLead for Compliance, Operations,Regulatory & Ethics Matters (Legal Lead CORE).
Legal Lead CORE isresponsible for the delivery and quality of all legal support to Accentureentities operating in Greece as well as supporting Accenture Global LegalOrganization in cross-
country projects. You will support and report directly tothe Legal Lead Core in Greece on a daily basis.
Provide legal support and interface with internal stakeholders (including local Management Board, HR, Finance, Tax, Marketing, Work Place and Procurement)
Support local and global projects by providing legal advice as required and related to Greece
Organize, anticipate and maintain local compliance through regular support and monitoring of Accenture’s general legal needs, with the objective of avoiding the disruption or discontinuity of Accenture local operations for non-compliance reasons :
a) Under supervision of the Legal Lead CORE - ensure compliance of local operations with local laws, within the framework of Accenture’s global compliance program and other Accenture policies;
b) Under supervision of the Legal Lead CORE - implement regular support and monitoring of Accenture’s general local legal needs;
Provide legal support in alignment with Accenture Data Privacy Team, Anticorruption Team and other Compliance Legal Teams as well as other Subject Matter Experts from CORE and Legal Contracting
Provide local support to corporate matters Support the Internal Audit Team, as needed
WHO WE RE LOOKING FOR?
Completed Law Degree is required with specialization in general civil contracts and corporate matters
Experience from a private corporation or a law firm for 6+ years
Fluent English (at legal level) oral and written
Fluency (at legal level) of Greek language is required
Detail-oriented, well organized, flexible
Able to set priorities and juggle multiple demands
Strong written and oral communication skills
Negotiation & contracting experience is required
Advanced knowledge on data privacy laws is a merit
Proficiency using Microsoft Office applications (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Limited regional travel may be required
WHAT S IN IT FOR YOU?
Competitive benefits, including a fair and balanced parental leave policy.
At Accenture, we believe in bringing the best to our clients through continuous learning & improvement from basic skills to industry-
specific content available to all our people.
Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally.
Performance Achievement our performance management process that focuses on your strengths, progress and career possibilities.
Fantastic opportunities to develop your career across a variety clients.
Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work.
To learn more about Accenture, and how you will bechallenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website accenture.com / gr-en / .
Accentureis an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sectionsof society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief,ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic orcivil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any otherbasis as protected by applicable law.