You will continuously look to identify ways to provide agile and pragmatic legal services, defining where possible structural improvement opportunities (processes, procedures or tools) on how we serve our clients. The role is also responsible for the effective use of existing central legal technology tools including entity management software (Global Entity Management System (GEMS)) and board meeting software (BoardVantage), and for identifying and deploying (i) ways to maximize the effectiveness of these tools and (ii) new legal technology solutions. You will also have an opportunity to play an active role in one or more global working groups driving the continued alignment and where relevant integration of our legal function globally, as we look to identify and share best practices across the globe on how to serve these functions.
As a direct report to the BSEMEA General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer and be part of the core EMIA Legal Leadership Team. You will be the primary business partner of C-level senior leaders including COO, Vice Presidents of key functions, and directors throughout the organization.
You will be based in our HQ in Zaventem, Belgium, but could also be based elsewhere, near a Bridgestone location with periodic travel to HQ and other Bridgestone locations as relevant. Our smart working policy entitles you to working from home up to three days per week when not traveling on company business.