Legal Counsel

Are you our new IT and Tech Legal Counsel?


We are searching for 1-2 team members with a Norwegian law degree who will join our in-house legal team in Visma. We are an international legal team that works closely together with all Visma group companies across Europe on legal matters related to technology and software.

We are looking for you with relevant prior work experience, preferably within technology related law, software and IT contracts. You should have great interest in technology, find value in being solution oriented and enjoy the commercial aspect of legal matters.

The areas of responsibilities will be to:

  • Assist Visma companies in matters related to protection of data, hereunder with regards to European privacy and security legislation

  • Assist Visma companies in making use of data according to a variety of legislations, herunder the GDPR, cookie and tracking legislation, legislation governing development of software and marketing laws within Europe    

  • Assist Visma companies in IT contractual matters and negotiations within the private and public sector

  • Negotiate and draft corporate agreements with subcontractors and partners 

  • Draft terms of services and other standard agreements for software sales   

  • Provide legal advice within other legal matters surrounding technology

  • Help manage security and privacy incidents

  • Assist in M&A activities, including DD related work

  • Participate in developing a modern dynamic software compliance team

We are looking for someone who:

  • Holds a Norwegian law masters degree. 

  • Has relevant work experience

  • Has excellent communication skills both written and oral, and fluency in Norwegian and English 

  • Is structured, hands-on, pragmatic and solution oriented

  • Enjoys teamwork

  • Is interested in and enjoys working with people with different roles and from different backgrounds

  • Has 1-3 years of experience 

We offer:

  • An opportunity to become a part of an international working environment in a technology based legal team within one of the largest IT companies in Europe
  • Diverse work challenges
  • Developing a career within the future legal matters
  • Place of work is Visma’s headquarters at Skøyen in Oslo

If you see yourself as being legal counsel in Visma, please do not hesitate to contact us or apply for the position within 13th november 2020. 

If you have any questions, please contact

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