Corporate Legal Counsel

Too Good To Go

Too Good To Go

Copenhagen, Denmark
Posted on Saturday, May 27, 2023

More than one-third of the food produced in the world is wasted. And that has a huge impact on the health of our planet, 10% of greenhouse gas emissions come from food waste!

At Too Good To Go, we have an ambitious goal: To inspire and empower everyone to fight food waste together. We are the world's #1 app for fighting food waste. We work with thousands of restaurants and food retailers to make their surplus food available to local consumers. The magic of Too Good To Go has been spreading rapidly across Europe and now also the US, with more than 226 million meals saved globally and 78 million users.

Your mission
As our Corporate Legal Counsel, you will be a part of a Global Legal and Public Affairs Team, supporting 17 countries and counting. Reporting to the General Counsel you will help raise the bar on support to a hyper-growth company on a great mission and supporting our corporate governance. The Global Legal and Public Affairs Team has members in several European countries and in the US.
You will play a vital role in supporting key internal stakeholders throughout our organisation and as a part of the Global Legal and Public Affairs Team, you will be directly involved in dialogue and negotiations with suppliers, vendors, outside counsels and not least stakeholders from our own departments. You should be excited about working in a fast-growing social-impact company and have experience managing a legal role in an internal stakeholder environment. In addition, you will be part of an expanding and supportive Global Legal and Public Affairs Team.

Your role

  • Focusing primarily on corporate matters and company law
  • Taking the lead in providing legal support to the organisation with corporate governance and corporate law matters across all our footprint countries
  • Being the Global Legal and Public Affairs Team’s go-to person for compliance and legal support with corporate law
  • Being the Global Legal and Public Affairs Team’s liaison to the Finance department in our daily operations
  • Maintaining and supporting our equity program, including drafting relevant agreements and minutes to be submitted to CVR
  • Playing a key role in building and maintaining a fruitful and cooperative relationship with other departments and stakeholders.
  • Creating legal and compliance processes designed for scalability
  • Supporting M&A processes
  • Providing day-to-day legal advice to Too Good To Go
  • Sparring with our General Counsel
  • Based in Copenhagen


  • Legal background
  • Experience in start-up or scale-up and hyper-growth companies is a plus
  • Skilled in and experience with Danish company law
  • Experience with M&A
  • Equity Capital Markets (ECM) experience is a plus
  • Structured and sense for details
  • Full professional proficiency in Danish and English
  • Ability to work and thrive in a high-growth, fast-paced environment
  • A proactive, positive, and solution-oriented mindset
  • Ability to work independently
  • You know how to prioritize and have a service-minded and curious personality
  • Good stakeholder management

Our values
We fight together: Food waste is a big beast to fight. We can do it if we fight together as Waste Warriors with no ego. We believe in a #oneteam.
We raise the bar: We always push for more. We work smart, smash barriers and elevate one another.
We keep it simple: Our ambitions are bold but our solutions are simple.
We build a legacy: We’re proud of the change we’re driving.
We care: We always look out for each other. Caring is also about the way we do business. We do the right thing.

What we have to offer

  • A rare opportunity to work in a global social impact company (and certified B Corporation) where you get to wake up every day knowing you’re achieving positive change.
  • The experience of being part of an international company with more than 1350 enthusiastic and highly talented teammates across 17 countries and counting – always ready to share knowledge and support!
  • Strong personal as well as professional development in an intense and high-growth scale-up environment.
  • A possibility to be influential in a fairly new company with few predefined processes.
  • An open company culture where you have room for independence and creativity.
  • A strong team culture where successes are celebrated together.

How to apply

  • Submit your CV and cover letter as soon as possible in English
  • Please note that we only accept applications coming through our platform. No CV or cover letter will be accepted by email or LinkedIn direct messaging.
  • Please also check our website and international media in order to get a good overview of Too Good To Go.

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A Movement for Everyone
We want to inspire and empower everyone to fight food waste together. With that mission, it’s only natural that we want to build a diverse and inclusive team of highly capable individuals who are passionate about doing things in a better way. We strongly believe we all excel and are more creative when we’re allowed to be ourselves, and we’re committed to a culture where all of us belong.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.