Paralegal

  • Legal
  • De Lier, Netherlands

Paralegal

Job description

Climate for growth

It is Priva's mission to create an optimal environment where people can work, grow and develop. We offer global solutions for horticulture and building automation. 

Our ambition is to be known as the leading technology and service provider for sustainable urban deltas. We are proud that our solutions result in lower consumption of natural resources and contribute to multiple Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

To fulfill our mission and ambition, we are looking for dedicated colleagues.

Your future ecosystem

Between Rotterdam and The Hague, you find the greenhouse capital of the world: “Het Westland”, where our campus is located in The Lier. A region that has a great contribution to The Netherlands as food exporter number 2 worldwide, right after the US.

In these 100 square kilometers Priva was founded in the fifties. An innovative second-generation owned family business. Today we are a high-tech company that develops hardware, software and digital services in the field of climate control, energy-saving and optimal reuse of water. We do this for horticulture, indoor and city farming, as well as utility buildings such as offices, retail, hotels and hospitals.

We are proud that we are working with 500 colleagues, in 15 international branch offices divided over 12 countries together with over 400 international installation partners to deliver our sustainable solutions and services in more than 100 countries.

You’ll be part of a compact Legal department at our head office. Besides this position, we will look also for a Head of Legal and a Legal Counsel.

How you add value

As our Legal Assistant, you will be part of a department that impacts our strategic focus on creating a strong Ecosystem formed by new partnerships, acquisitions and international deal-making.

You work on a diverse palette of legal matters. Also, you manage and develop standard legal templates, update terms and conditions, keep close contact with eternal parties like the Dutch Chamber of Commerce.

Furthermore, you will assist in all the possible legal facets that a fast-growing family-owned high-tech company faces. Also, we offer you the possibility to learn and grow further with the help of an education budget and options we will offer you.

Job requirements

Who you are
You are starting legal professional who wants to learn and grow in corporate law in a growing, fast-paced organization. Furthermore, we will read your resume to find:

  • A finished Dutch bachelor and/or master’s law degree (preferably Corporate law) ;
  • Affinity with working in a family-owned business;
  • A healthy interest in the technology sector;
  • Relevant internship experience.
  • Fluency in Dutch and English


What you get

In numbers:

  • A gross salary based on your experience in the range of € 2.500,- and € 4.000,- based on 40 hours a week;
  • We find a healthy work-life balance important: working flexible hours combined with 30 vacation days a year and the option to buy more;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • Travel allowance of € 0,19/km with a daily maximum of 150 kilometer of fully reimbursed travel costs.

For your own sustainability:

  • Join our collective health insurance;
  • Be secured with our pension plan;
  • Feel engaged and join our participation plan;
  • Keep on learning with your personal education possibilities and budget;
  • Be happy and fit by using our healthy cafeteria, our free on-premises fitness where you can participate in Crossfit, Pilates and Spinning classes or play table tennis or table football.


Does all of this make you smile? Feel free to apply below or contact us for further information. We are keen to tell you more about us, our vision and future.


A screening procedure can be part of our selection process.