Why Alpha Trains?
Because the company is committed to investing in the team for personal and professional growth.

Evgenia Wolf
Events & Marketing Manager

For our office in Antwerp we are looking for a

Legal Counsel (f/m/d)

Alpha Trains has owned and leased locomotives and passenger trains for nearly 23 years. More than 130 employees of various nationalities are active across Europe. Our approximately 950 locomotives and passenger trains are utilized in 22 European countries.


Your Role

  • Draft, negotiate and ensure compliance of all commercial and other legal agreements, in accordance with group standards with a sound understanding of the relevant risks and obligations
  • Provide general and specialised legal advice to colleagues from other departments
  • Handle disputes and following up of litigations
  • Ensure availability and updates of standard lease and other contractual documents for our commercial, engineering and operations teams
  • Prepare internal agreements and documentation ensuring compliance with corporate governance
  • Manage external counsels

Your Profile

  • A master degree in law, preferably with private or financial law emphasis
  • At least 5 years experience as a legal counsel
  • Proficiency in French, Dutch and English
  • Ability to understand technical and financial implications of transactions with a feeling for commercially sensitive matters
  • Proactive, flexible and solution driven attitude
  • Stress resilient
  • Able to communicate effectively in a multi-cultural environment
  • Capable of building strong work relationships
  • A true team player, at the same time able to work autonomously
  • Organised, methodical, with a keen eye for and attention to detail

What we offer

A challenging job in a dynamic, ambitious, international organisation giving you the opportunity to make a difference. We offer an attractive salary package to driven individuals who like working in flat hierarchies and are eager to learn.

Not fully convinced? We asked our colleagues: what makes working at Alpha Trains special: Employee film


Your application

Please submit your detailed application documents with a CV and a cover letter as a PDF file by email to: jobs_at_alphatrains.eu. You are also welcome to contact us without any obligation and directly by telephone:

Senior HR Manager

Sabine De Graeve


My contact details

Alpha Trains Belgium N.V.
Leon Stynenstraat 75A, BE - 2000 Antwerpen

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