Legal Counsel to Securitas Global IT and Intelligent Services

Plats: Stockholm

Securitas is a global knowledge leader in security. From a broad range of services of specialized guarding, technology solutions and consulting and investigations, we customize offerings that are suited to the individual customer’s needs, in order to deliver the most effective security solutions. Securitas has 345,000 employees and are present in 58 markets world-wide.

Global IT and Intelligent Services is a global organization within Securitas. We are approx. 800 employees who are driving global technology transformation, digitalization and innovation within Securitas.

Come and join our dynamic legal team within a fast-growing technology and service industry, where we are breaking new ground through our disruptive range of products

Responsibilities and Tasks

We are looking for an energetic, proactive, and dedicated Legal Counsel with excellent legal skills to join our legal team in Stockholm. You will be involved in the development of Global IT and Intelligent Services with specific focus on Europe, but also in more global projects depending on the workload.

Main legal areas will include legal advice in IT projects and development projects as well as commercial contract drafting, above all within IT-law, data protection, and cooperation agreements. Responsibilities will also include:

  • Legal expert in projects run from Global IT and Intelligent Services;
  • Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating different commercial agreements with focus on IT, tech and IP;
  • Providing practical advice and solution to the development team with drafting and review of various legal documents;
  • Continuously developing and improving internal work processes;
  • Monitoring legal trends within IT and Tech, and analysing the impact of the legal trends on the organisation; and
  • Providing relevant and useful legal training to colleagues.

Areas of legal work will include smart commercial contracting (customers, suppliers, sales alliances), data privacy, IP, and industry regulation. 

You will be reporting directly to Head of Global Legal IT, IS & Innovation.

Required qualifications

This is a very rare opportunity to join a dynamic, international, and leading business in a growing technology and service industry that makes a positive difference in the lives of customers all over the world.

To thrive in our team, you must be innovative and action-oriented, self-sufficient, and informal. You should be ambitious, high-performing, and best at what you do. As a Legal Counsel you will work closely with colleagues world-wide throughout Global IT and Intelligence Services, but with specific focus on Europe. Therefore, it is important that you are business-oriented, and able to provide practical and actionable advice in a user-friendly manner. Excellent communication skills and a cooperative mind set is imperative.

The successful candidate is a team player. He or she needs to be social, fun, smart, and have a strong academic record. You have to like working in a flexible environment of a fast developing and growing business organization. The right candidate needs to be analytical and a structured thinker, but also driven, service-minded and prone to take initiative and take ownership. You will have to take commercially sound decisions with a risk-reward-based approach, working closely with the operational team. 

The successful candidate will likely also have a Swedish law degree, a strong academic record and not less than 5 years of experience working in top-rated law firms and as an in-house legal counsel. Working specifically with data and IP in a project driven organization is meritorious. Furthermore, you have to have strong oral and reading skills in English.

Application and Enquiries

Securitas is cooperating with Sharp Recruitment in this recruitment process. Please contact Zarina Virsholm on +46 733 99 07 27 or, for questions regarding Securitas and/or the position.

All applications will be reviewed, and interviews will be performed continuously. Please to not hesitate to send your apply.


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