Legal Compliance Manager – NTG Group Legal

Your role as our Legal Compliance Manager

You will participate in all aspects of legal compliance. Your key responsibilities will be the following:

  • Implementation of compliance procedures and training of staff across our organization.
  • Continuously analyzing and mapping NTG’s exposure in legal compliance related matters.
  • Organizing and conducting legal compliance due diligence in our M&A transactions.
  • Setting up cross-functional project teams to support the above projects.

Manage day-to-day tasks related to general commercial law such as reviewing and drafting contracts, advising in disputes, preparing corporate changes in our Group companies. Cooperation with external advisors will also be a part of your workday.

Your work will be carried out in close cooperation with the rest of the small, dynamic team in NTG Group Legal where you will be the key advisor and lead the projects within your core fields of responsibility. You will report to the Group General Counsel, and you will have frequent, individual exposure to key executive, administrative and commercial functions in NTG. Willingness to travel around 15-20 days each year is required.

Your qualifications

The ideal candidate has 4+ years of post-graduation work experience and:

  • Holds a Master of Laws (Cand.Jur.) or a Master of Science (MSc) in Business Administration and Commercial Law (Cand.Merc.Jur.) or equivalent degree from a non-Danish university and is familiar with applying her/his qualifications in the context of Danish law
  • Has experience from a law firm or a similar role as an in-house legal compliance specialist working with the development and implementation of global legal compliance processes
  • Possesses specialist knowledge or profound experience within GDPR. Experience working with compliance in other fields than GDPR is a plus but not a requirement.
  • Possesses the ability to convert our compliance policies into value-adding guidance to the business.
  • Has a high level of integrity and a positive, proactive and determined approach to the work and is able to communicate with stakeholders at all levels in our organization in a clear and concise manner.
  • Is fluent in spoken and written English. Knowledge of Danish is a plus but not a requirement.

What do we offer? 

This is your opportunity to define a modern, high-performing legal compliance role in a leading, listed Danish freight forwarding company. Further, we offer a flexible salary package and high degrees of freedom to plan your work.

We have a flat corporate structure and a very informal tone. We are busy, but never too busy to support and care for each other and to optimize the way we get things done.

When to apply?

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your application (motivation letter, CV and portfolio) to as soon as possible.

Closing date for application is 13 February 2020. We plan interviews as we receive applications, and the job advert will be taken down as soon as we find the right candidate.

If you have any questions to the position you are welcome to contact Group General Counsel (Head of Group Legal) Johan Lønberg, telephone +45 81 77 44 56, e-mail

Legal Compliance Manager – NTG Group Legal