Senior Corporate Counsel

Yazaki. Inspiring vision built on strong tradition. 


Country: Belgium (BE) 
City: Oudsbergen
Worksite / Location: Oudsbergen 


Job Function: Legal 
Job Discipline: Legal 
Job Family: Legal 


Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Senior Corporate Counsel. 

We are currently searching for a Senior Corporate Counsel to join and strengthen our big international team.


Your responsibilities would be to:



  • Manage all Yazaki Europe entities / keep corporate legal house in order
  • Supervise Paralegal employee
  • Ensure that all legal vehicles are in good standing from a corporate law point of view
  • Implementation of BoD changes
  • Maintain local company information registrations
  • Maintain a strong relationship with Yazaki Corporation
  • Search and maintain relationship with qualified Corporate Legal service suppliers
  • Support with AML / UBO processes
  • Support business with board meetings and shareholders meetings
  • Support with Financial Statement legal approvals and process
  • Give corporate advice on daily basis
  • Entity optimization and restructuring endeavors



Your profile:


  • Minimum 4 years experience in corporate legal department
  • Belgian law knowledge is a must
  • Formal education level completed: Master, Law
  • Experience in the corporate legal department in the automotive industry
  • Languages: Business English advanced level
  • Travel time: 10%
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Good planning and organizational skills

At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone. Advance your career or apply to a position that better suits you. We are looking forward to receive your application. Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application!


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