Senior Legal Counsel

team lead position helmes
Deadline 07.11.2022

Senior legal counsel is a valuable addition to Helmes’ legal team, helping to run and grow the business. Your input is required to make informed decisions about risks, legal documentation, and the overall provision of services.


As a Senior Legal Counsel, You will

  • provide legal support relating to software development services throughout the services chain – from clients to subcontractors and specific licenses
  • draft and negotiate agreements of critical importance for the business operations
  • coordinate and manage external legal support for Helmes subsidiaries in its main locations
  • take responsibility for compliance with local regulations in Helmes subsidiaries
  • handle corporate governance-related documentation
  • coordinate and identify the legal training needs of the teams

You are a great addition to the team with

  • 2+ years experience in providing specialist legal advice
  • Master’s Degree in Law
  • Deep interest to understand the inner workings of an international software development company
  • Strong project management skills with the will to work independently
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – you can explain complex legal matters in a clear and simple way
  • An attitude to getting things done on time and in an organised way
  • High proficiency in English and Estonian languages, both written and spoken

What to expect in Helmes

  • Comfy office in the headquarters of Helmes in Tallinn
  • Autonomy, trustful and entrepreneurial culture
  • Highly engaged and ambitious colleagues around you
  • Flat organization and the possibility to work very closely with decision-makers
  • Interesting challenges and career advancement opportunities as we build and grow the group together
  • Training and self-development opportunities, the possibility to put into practice the latest findings of the research in our domain 
  • An environment that really cares for people’s well-being and hospitality
  • Good work-life balance and flexible working arrangements
  • Fun team trainings, hikes, and other events, as well as spectacular activities across Helmes – e.g. Helmes Summer Days 2022
  • Read more about why Helmes is a good place to work
Deadline 07.11.2022

Join our legal team!