Senior Legal Officer

TMF Norway AS

Do you have a flair for international business and legal services? Join our quest to help international companies expand across borders with ease.

At TMF we pride ourselves with helping our clients grow into new markets. We take care of all administrative-, HR-, accounting-, tax- and legal duties our clients face, so they can focus on core business. Our Global Entity Management team provide Corporate Secretary and Legal Services to ensure that clients comply with local law and business ethics. We are our clients prolonged legal department in the local market.

We are now seeking to grow our operation with a senior legal officer to strengthen our growth and competence within legal services. We are thereby looking to hire a passionate, growth minded and hands-on senior legal advisor with strong interest for international business.


Reporting to the Nordic Practice Lead for GEM, you will oversee a client portfolio within Private Equity, Banking, Energy, Financial Services and more.

Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Support board of clients with legal assessment of transactions
  • Legal administrative and corporate services such as, but not limited to;
    • Formal establishment of companies on behalf of clients
    • Board secretarial services
    • Resolutions
    • Agreements
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Liquidations
    • Corporate legal processes
  • Stay up to date with legal and business developments and keep colleagues informed thereof
  • Assist clients with their entity management and create and maintain statutory records
  • Liaise with Law firms on specific questions requiring legal advice

Experience and Qualifications

The ideal candidate should be a legal advisor with proven track record of handling a wide range of business-related legal tasks, either from a law firm or large legal department.  In addition, you need to:

  • Have completed a master’s degree in law. Candidates with a bachelor’s degree, with particularly relevant experience are also welcomed to apply.
  • Four years working experience from law firm or legal department, dealing with business related legal tasks.
  • Master Norwegian and English with full professional proficiency.
  • Entrepreneurial, client focused, and business minded at heart.

We look forward to hearing from you

In this assignment we are partnering with Mercuri Urval, specialists in Executive Search, Professional Recruitment and Talent Advisory.

Please send your application and CV no later than August 5th 2021. 

For additional information please contact Group Director Svein Olsen Mellemsæter, +47 4049 2684  or via e-mail [email protected]  You are also welcome to contact Engagement Manager Thomas Holme, +47 9755 9027 or via e-mail [email protected]