Intern in Mergers & Acquisitions and Legal - Aarhus

About the Internship

The position is based in Arla's corporate headquarter in Viby J outside Aarhus, Denmark. We are looking for an intern to support the department in a variety of tasks and assignments related to our projects and daily work. Depending on your profile and qualifications, you will to a certain degree be able to influence the content and nature of the position but must also expect some routine/administrative assignments.


Specific tasks will include:

  • Assisting in M&A processes
  • Participating in due diligence
  • Legal research and preparation of background memoranda
  • Assisting in drafting and negotiating agreements, including Confidentiality Agreements, Supply, Distribution, Agency, Logistics and Warehousing Agreements as well as M&A transactional documents
  • Gathering and structuring information
  • Preparing and updating contract templates
  •  Improving our contract management
  • Compliance work, including sanctions, AML and GDPR
  • Administrative tasks


Who are you?

We are looking for a 1st or 2nd year Master's student to join our team full-time for one semester. Your academic profile is within business and/or corporate law.

Knowledge of M&A is preferable but not a pre-requisite. More important is a positive can-do attitude and a strong desire to learn.


What do we offer?

As an intern in Arla's M&A and Legal department, you will experience a steep learning curve in one of the largest and most respected corporations in Denmark. We will take you on as a full member of the team and actively help you develop skills and qualifications relevant for your longer-term career goals.


Application and contact


We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply via the link below no later than 2 March 2020.

Please apply via this link.

For additional information, please contact Joris Andersen, Head Legal, International at +45 9131 60 28.