Legal Counsel

Job description

We are ViriCiti; a cleantech company of 70 ambitious ViriCitizens with the mission to foster the adoption of clean commercial transport. For that, we have built a cloud-based fleet management system that optimizes operations of electric and non-electric vehicles. We have been moving quickly from the start-up phase into a growth & scale-up phase and are looking for an experienced Legal Counsel who can provide advice on all legal matters. Are you looking for a diverse role with a healthy work/life balance in a fast-growing and international scale-up where you will have a lot of freedom? Join us now!


Your job

As ViriCiti’s first in-house Legal Counsel you will be acting as our legal knowledge database. You will be in charge of legal activities and it will be your responsibility to minimize legal risks for ViriCiti. This position will also include being involved in US-related legal affairs. As Legal Counsel, you will work closely with all departments (e.g. Sales, Finance & People) and leadership. We need you to interpret legal advice that our customers and colleagues understand and that keeps us compliant. 

Your main tasks will include but not be limited to the list below:

  • Develop and execute the legal strategy, considering IP & privacy.
  • Create and maintain templates for different types of contracts (customers, suppliers, employees, etc.).
  • Develop, review, negotiate and advise on legal documents (e.g. customer contracts, employment contracts, employment conditions);
  • Assist in incorporations were necessary in close cooperation with the customer, notary, law firms and/or tax firms.
  • Draft Risk Analysis Reports and determine risk rating.
  • Take the lead in US related legal matters.
  • Stay up to date about new laws and regulations applicable to our industry.


  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant working experience as an in-house Legal Counsel or as a Lawyer
  • University degree in Dutch law
  • Experience in working for or within a B2B environment.
  • Attention to detail and organized.
  • Responsible, reliable and capable of working within a scale-up company.
  • Excellent communication skills in Dutch and English.

What you can expect from us

ViriCiti offers a competitive salary based on experience. Recently we moved into our brand-new modern office. Lunch is provided every day with healthy alternatives. Other benefits of being a ViriCitizen include company massages, health workshops & ping pong competitions. We have companywide monthly ViriCiti updates with snacks and drinks as well as other major events including our legendary annual ViriCiti weekend and Christmas party.


About us

We started our adventure seven years ago by building an efficient and scalable platform for commercial electric vehicles. Our platform provides data-insights that operators use to extend the range of their vehicles, eliminate emissions and optimize electric operations. Since then, we have grown to be the market leader in the US as well as in Western Europe and have landed large projects all around the globe! Our ambition is high but the atmosphere in our team is informal and relaxed.


Do you want to be part of a fast-paced scale-up company? Apply now!

The selection process may involve an assessment. Please send us your CV + motivational letter. More info? Contact Aniek Hartlief at


We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.