Legal Counsel

Job Description

Meet Akçansa, the leader of the cement industry in Turkey as a part of Sabancı Group and Heidelberg Cement JV company.

We feed from a strong culture, embracing growth and change in a collaborative and an autonomous environment. We encourage commitment and open-mindedness among the organization and help each other grow through ongoing honest feedbacks, career development opportunities and our diverse perspectives. As a global award-winning human resources practices company, our top priority is always to focus on the success and comfort of our employees. Here, we not only accept differences; but also celebrate it and see the growth potential in it.

We believe that together, we can make a difference in both the business world and the world surrounds it.

We are now looking for a dynamic, organized, enthusiast colleague to join our legal team, If you are ready to work in a challenging environment, we are waiting for you!


Drafting and reviewing of all contracts both in Turkish and English and participating in negotiations of the contracts,

Performing litigation, coordinating external law firms and assessing their performance,

Provide the business with pro-active legal advice, education and continuous coaching in various expertise areas, such as Consumer, Commercial, Labor, Competition, Data Protection and Capital Markets law,

Supporting and providing advice to ensure that the company’s decision making, rules and procedures meet relevant legal and best practice standards,

Researching and analyze the law on complex issues,

Preparing trainings for employees about law, contracts, risk management and ethics and compliance,

Managing formal correspondences and notifications to or from public authorities and other third parties,

Reporting to Head of Legal



At least 5 years of post-qualification work experience in corporate environment,

Fluency in English and excellent command of legal English,

Knowledge and experience of governance procedures and corporate structures,

Experience on Commercial Law, Contract Law, Capital Markets Law, Competition Law, Data Protection Law and contract drafting and negotiations,

Experience on litigation and coordinating outsourced legal counsels,

Understanding of business/commercial strategy,

Excellent communication skills and an ability to influence a broad range of stakeholders,

Excellent written and verbal communication skills together with an ability to build and sustain good working relationships with other teams and departments,

Advanced level of MS Office programs


Being Resilient

Displaying Courage

Balancing Stakeholders

Agile Decision Making




Temelleri 1967 ve 1974 yıllarında Akçimento ve Çanakkale Çimento ile atılan ve 1996 yılında bu iki şirketin birleşmesi sonucunda Türkiye’nin en büyük çimento üreticisi konumuna gelen Akçansa, bir Sabancı Holding ve HeidelbergCement ortak kuruluşudur. Akçansa’nın vizyonu, tüm paydaşları tarafından güvenilen ve en çok tercih edilen iş modeline sahip şirket olarak, yapı malzemeleri sektöründe tüm sınırların ötesinde sürdürülebilir büyümektir.

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