For our office in Düsseldorf we are currently looking to hire a

Rechtsreferendar (m/f)

As part of the Norwegian state owned Statkraft Group, Statkraft Markets GmbH is Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy. Since 1999 we have been an active trader of power, gas, renewable and emission certificates and a broad range of structured products. Lately we have become one of the leading players and service providers in managing distributed energy generation. For us the ideas of our 450 committed and ambitious colleagues make the difference.

Share our passion for renewable energy and be a part of tomorrow’s energy world.

Your department:

The Legal & Compliance department is providing advanced commercial and legal consultation for the commercial activities for Statkraft’s business area “Market Operations & IT”. The department serves the Energy Trading, Origination and Customer business in currently 25 different European and International Energy markets and interacts directly with Statkraft’s European and International clients.

Your role:

In this role you will provide support to the work of the Legal and Compliance Unit at Statkraft. This unit advises the business or staff areas on legal and compliance matters that arise within their respective area. Furthermore it provides legal and compliance risk management for the Statkraft Group.

You will will have responsibilities including but not limited to the following:

  • Reviewing contractual matters where there are particular legal and compliance issues to be considered
  • Providing advice in response to ad-hoc requests
  • Providing legal and compliance assessments            
  • Providing legal and compliance support for projects

Your profile:

  • Excellent German Law Degree (1st  German State Exam)
  • Good knowledge of competition law, business law, corporate law, anti-corruption, fraud and money-laundering principles would be a benefit
  • Effective communicator, both orally and in writing
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • You enjoy team work in an international environment
  • Ability to work independently
  • Interested in getting some initial work experience in the energy industry   

Statkraft offers:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • A positive working environment characterised by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes
Expected Start Date:
March/April 2018
Raul Frincu (HR Assistant)
Telephone: +49 (0)211 60244 4415
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