Legal and Insurance Assistant

posted on: 07/05/2021 -

The Job

  • Providing functional legal support in the different areas of an international business context (contracts and legal administration) and with respect to specific regulations (such as competition law and trade sanctions).
  • Follow up on transport insurance claims from notification to finalization. During the claim handling, you serve the interests of Manuchar and its customers towards the insurance companies.
  • Developing and maintaining business partner relationships with the commercial teams in Antwerp and abroad as well as with the financial department and other supporting units.

Your profile

  • You have a bachelor’s degree in Legal Practice or have experience as a paralegal.
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English. Preferably you have a good basic knowledge of Spanish and are willing to further develop this skill. Knowledge of French is an asset.
  • You manage your tasks independently, but you consult and discuss them with your direct colleagues as well.
  • You work with great precision and enjoy working in a structured environment.
  • You have strong organizational skills and can handle confidential information.

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar is a leading distributor of chemicals across emerging markets and actively trades several other commodities.

Our end-to-end chemical distribution business serves various industries, including home care, personal care, food & feed, agriculture, mining, oil & gas, glass, textiles, paper, and water treatment. Our international trade activities cover steel, plastics, cement, wood, paper, spare parts and pharmaceuticals.

We operate in more than 35 emerging markets with our own local logistics assets and people providing storage, value-added logistics and just-in-time (JIT) deliveries in over 170 locations.

Our entrepreneurial spirit, operational excellence and unmatched reliability have grown Manuchar’s annual revenues to over 1.5 billion USD.

The ingredients of our success?

We know the products, markets, global & local logistical solutions and we have the necessary financing capabilities. But most of all… we have the people that make it work!

At Manuchar, we keep your production running. Anytime. Anywhere.

Manuchar offers

  • a job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open company culture
  • an attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits
  • a nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents


If you want to take up the challenge and join an international fast growing team of dynamic colleagues, please send your application letter and detailed CV here via our online recruitment tool CVWarehouse.

To keep factories running at all times, we have located our warehouses close to our clients; providing more than 450,000m2 accumulated warehouse space.

  • Presence

    To keep factories running at all times, we have located our warehouses close to our clients; providing more than 450,000m2 accumulated warehouse space.

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  • News

    Manuchar stands out in the 2020 ranking of ICIS TOP 100 Chemicals Distributors.

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  • Numbers

    Every day we have more than 600,000 metric tonnes of chemicals on the way to our clients.