Junior Legal Counsel

Entity:  Daikin Europe HQ
Job Category:  Corporate and Legal Affairs

Brussels, Brussels-Capital Region, BE Zwijnaarde, East Flanders, BE Oostende, West Flanders, BE

Job Requisition ID:  315

As Daikin Europe N.V. we offer you the chance to broaden your experience internally or internationally. All our vacancies are open for internal candidates. We believe a job rotation is an excellent way to further develop your skills & knowledge. After applying you will be contacted by the inhouse recruitment team.

The legal department of Daikin Europe N.V. is looking for a Junior Legal Counsel to join its EMEA team. The Junior Legal Counsel will report to the Senior Manager of the legal department.


You will be a member of the Daikin Europe legal department, responsible for support of the Daikin Europe Group's activities across EMEA. You will be part of a highly motivated and international team that is focused on delivering high-quality legal advice that enables Daikin Europe Group’s growth. Our legal counsels play a key role to ensure legal compliance and work closely together with all business departments.



As Junior Legal Counsel you will collaborate with a great variety of stakeholders (both internally and externally). Your day-to-day responsibilities include:


  • support and handle insurances and insurance related matters for the Daikin Europe Group;
  • advise Daikin Europe Group’s organization on Product Compliance/Security and Cybersecurity: understanding the regulatory framework, follow up of the applicable new and emerging legislation (both EU and national) and implementation thereof;
  • support, follow up and report on pending court cases;
  • review, draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts and commercial documents in collaboration with the business.





  • Master in law;
  • You have 1 - 3 years of experience in a law firm or as in-house legal counsel;
  • Interested in Product Compliance/Security and Cybersecurity and/or insurance related matters;
  • You are fluent in English;
  • You are a dedicated team player;
  • You have excellent organizational and communication skills;
  • You are proactive and business-minded;
  • You are a good negotiator both internal and external.




Daikin Europe is a subsidiary of Daikin Industries Ltd. and the leading provider of heating, cooling, ventilation, air purification, and refrigeration technology. The company designs, manufactures and brings to market a broad portfolio of equipment, as well as tailor-made solutions for residential, commercial, and industrial purposes in Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). To date, Daikin EMEA has over 12 000 employees across more than 59 consolidated subsidiaries. It has 12 major manufacturing facilities based in Belgium, the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Spain, Turkey, Austria, and the UK. Our aim is to drive sustainable and effective solutions, sparking a good climate for the generations to come. And all this can only be achieved because of our People. 


We believe our employees are the beating heart of our company and that top-quality solutions are delivered by talented individuals in a good working environment. As a result, we live in a unique environment based on our people-centered approach, where we value each person's uniqueness and where we truly believe in people's unlimited potential.

We believe: Good climate starts with people.