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M&A Counsel for Storytel

Storytel is Northern Europe's largest audiobook service provider for mobile phones. We offer thousands of audiobooks and e-books to customers in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Holland, Poland, Finland, Russia and Spain, and expected to enter several new markets within the coming year. We see ourselves as the european market leader in audiobooks and our focus is to provide the best audiobook experience possible to our customers and to have fun at work whilst doing so. We are now looking to strengthen our team by adding an in house M&A counsel to our new markets/expansion group.

Role and responsibilities:

The Storytel M&A Counsel will work on Storytel’s mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and other corporate transactions. The role will also include handling regulatory issues and administration related to Storytel AB (publ) listing on Aktietorget. Working closely with Storytel General Counsel and the New Markets and integration teams and other cross-functional groups (e.g. Finance and HR), the Storytel M&A Counsel will actively manage M&A transactions from drafting the NDA through to full integration. A candidate for this role must therefore have the ability to manage multiple projects at once and to follow through and meet deadlines. The Storytel M&A Counsel must also have strong interpersonal skills, a genuine team-player mindset and be able to work independently within a cross-functional team. Strong business judgment, ability to think strategically and to give practical advice constitute basic requirements.

Basic Qualifications

  • Swedish LL.M (Jur. kand.) or international equivalent such as J.D. degree
  • 3+ years of corporate law firm and/or in-house experience
  • English language skills to business standard
  • Strong corporate transactional background
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills 
  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment in stressful and/or ambiguous situations

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with public companies and capital market issues
  • Experience from an international legal environment
  • Strong Swedish language skills to business standard

What we can offer

Sound working hours and a team of great colleagues waits in our newly refurbished headquarters located in the famous Norstedts house on Riddarholmen in central Stockholm. Additionally we can offer the opportunity to come and be part of our success story and to experience first hand a developing company that embraces the latest technologies in everything that we do. Good company culture and strong corporate values are important to us at Storytel and we believe in, and focus on, personal development. If you like to read more about us and our products please have a look at www.storytel.se.

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Tryckerigatan 4
111 28 Stockholm Directions


The Storytellers in 4 words?
Friendly, Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

Amount of coffee and tea cups per day?
Impossible to know, we like our hot beverages.

Number of orange headphones?

Times we celebrate?
Whenever we have something to celebrate. Which is quite often, we like to celebrate - preferably with cake. 

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