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Legal Specialist

Date:  May 3, 2022

Lisboa, Portugal

Company:  Ascenza Agro


Rovensa is a global leader of sustainable solutions for agriculture with a great history and an ambitious dream: to feed the planet by helping farmers to produce healthy and nutritious food for all, all over the world.

Safety, Empowerment, Ethics, Dedication and Striving are our SEEDS. It defines how we work every day, and the responsibility we all have towards our colleagues, our customers, our farmers, our business partners, and our planet.

We are determined to keep our SEEDS growing. We need the right people on our team - those that love what they do and strive to contribute to Rovensa’s mission.

So, if you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, plant our SEEDS with us and grow along the way, while cultivating a better future for the next generations.



Your mission:

Ensuring compliance with internal controls, applicable legislation and other requirements, as well as contributing to the grants obtention for group companies.

Key tasks and Activities:

  • Prepare and monitor the execution of commercial contracts and agreements related to the commercial exploitation of the group companies’ products and intellectual property rights;
  • Provide legal support to Backoffice teams and BU’s regarding legal documents, ongoing litigation and legislative or regulatory developments;
  • Document management;
  • Identify and develop strategies to optimise the grant application process at group level;
  • Direct involvement in the identification, planning and writing of grant applications by the different group companies, providing and additional interface between internal teams and external service providers;
  • Contribute to the proper documentation of grant-related activities.

The talent we search for:

  • Degree in Law.
  • Master’s Degree in Commercial Law and Corporate Law or similar;
  • 2 to 3 years of experience in the areas of Commercial Law and Corporate Law;
  • In House experience (plus);
  • Registration in the Portuguese Bar Association (preferential);
  • Good computer skills (Office);
  • Proficiency of English language;
  • Strong comportamental skills and values:
    • Alignment with our SEEDS values (Safety, Empowerment, Ethics, Dedication, Striving);
    • Sense of collaboration and dedication;
    • Ethics and accountability;
    • Customer orientation;
    • Strategic thinking and results orientation.


What we have to offer:
•    Possibility to join an international company with a fast-paced growth path;
•    Integration in an enthusiastic and collaborative team;
•    Compensation and benefits package in line with the position and experience shown.
If you think this might be the right next step in your career, apply today!


The Rovensa story hinges on empathy and acceptance. We strongly believe that assuming principles of inclusivity, diversity, and genuine tolerance are the best way to fulfill our mission of feeding the planet. We are an inclusive and diverse team, prompt to work along, cheer for, bond with and warmly welcome all people into the Rovensa family, no matter their ethnicity, racial identity, national origin, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status or any other legally protected status

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