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Legal Specialist

Milano, IT, 20121



ContourGlobal develops, acquires, and operates renewable and thermal power generation facilities around the world. Listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2017, we are a high-growth company with 1,500 employees. The Company owns and operates a portfolio of 138 power generation assets, located in 20 countries on 4 continents, utilizing a wide range of fuel types, technology, and equipment. We pride ourselves on our culture and values, and welcome entrepreneurial, creative, intellectually curious, and ambitious professionals to join our team.



We are recruiting for a LEGAL SPECIALIST based in our MILAN OFFICE. 

Main Responsibilities:


  • draft, review, and revise contracts (purchase and/or supply of equipment and goods, turn-key contracts, power purchase agreements, consultancy agreements, operation and maintenance (O&M) contracts, employment contracts, etc.) with domestic and international counterparties and other legal documents, and provide support in their negotiation;
  • support the Head of Legal in M&A transactions and in all matters of its competence and/or special projects (drafting and negotiating non-disclosure agreement, letters of intent, memorandum of understanding, non-binding and binding offer, share purchase agreements, shareholders’ agreement, asset transfer agreements, escrow agreement, management of the due diligence activities, etc.);
  • support the Head of Legal in financing transactions;
  • legal counselling on issues related to the interpretation/execution/termination of contracts and for all matters having legal implications;
  • support in corporate activities (prepares accurate forms, minutes of meetings -board of directors, shareholders’ meeting-, etc.);
  • support in compliance activities, with a focus on privacy and 231/01 issues;
  • proactively engage with business functions and ascertain when legal advice is necessary across all areas.

You will also have:

  • a law degree
  •  at least 5 years working experience in international companies operating in the Energy sector
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating a variety of legal contracts and transactional documents with ability to handle responsibility with a minimum of supervision;
  • is a team player who is collaborative, resourceful, flexible and willing to engage in a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities
  • excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work under deadline and workload pressures
  •  excellent technical, organizational, written and verbal communication skills
  •  proofreading and attention to detail skills
  •  ability to prioritize and multi-task and move from one project to another
  • Ability to interface well with other lawyers, clients and staff
  • fluency in English;


The ideal candidate is a team player who is collaborative, resourceful, flexible and willing to engage in a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities.

In-depth knowledge of administrative law and procedures in the energy sector will be considered as plus.




ContourGlobal places a high value on providing equal employment opportunities and maintaining a diverse workforce that reflects the rich diversity of our society and our customers.


ContourGlobal is a power generation company committed to new growth in thermal and renewable technologies. Our mission is to develop, acquire and operate electricity generation businesses worldwide, creating economic and social value through better operations, and making the communities where we work better because we are there.


- To care about our people’s health, safety, well-being and development.
- To act transparently and with moral integrity.
- To work hard and without boundaries as a multinational, integrated team.
- To expect, embrace and enable excellence and continuous learning through humility, and the knowledge that we will fail but when we do, we will learn.
- To honor the commitments of those who have placed their trust in us.