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Centrica • Denmark

Legal Student Assistant

Employment type:  Part time


A little flex time

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Job Description

We are Centrica! We’re so much more than an energy company. We’re a family of brands revolutionising a cleaner, greener future. Working here is #MoreThanACareer - we’re powered by purpose. Together we can make an impact that will truly change tomorrow. Whether you’re developing cutting-edge green tech, helping customers on the front line or simplifying operations behind the scenes.

Your work here isn’t just a job – it’s a mission. We all play a vital role in energising a greener, fairer future.

Do you want to kickstart your career, while you’re still studying? Do you want real responsibilities and build competencies and skills, that you can use for the rest of your career? You just might be the student assistant, that we don’t know, that we need!

We’re always looking for fresh, diverse talent to keep ahead of the energy curve, so we’re eager to hear from you, if you would like to be one of our many talented student assistants.

We’re looking for Legal students with diverse backgrounds, educations interests, and skills.

Why choose Centrica Energy

We’re extremely passionate about nurturing talent and really experienced in doing so. We work professionally with our students, and currently we have over 80 students working with us. Since 2019 over 35 of our former student assistants turned into our full-time employees, so we’re an ideal place to kickstart your career!

As a student assistant at Centrica Energy, you will be given a lot of responsibility and opportunities to grow professionally and personally while working closely with highly qualified people in our field.

You’ll be part of our large community of student assistants, whom you can network, connect, learn from and work with throughout your time at Centrica Energy.

What you'll be doing

  • Support legal counsel to prepare and organize legal documents, contracts, and agreements.
  • Ensure accuracy and compliance with relevant laws and regulations
  • Assist legal counsel on providing legal assessments and provide update on new legislation
  • Provide document drafts for filing with the Danish Business Association
  • Collaborate and engage with relevant stakeholders to negotiate and finalize contractual agreements
  • Assisting with apostille where required
  • Conduct legal research to support initiatives or projects
  • Work to, and uphold confidentiality and privacy standards in handling sensitive legal and business information

We have a few must-haves:

We’re looking for passionate individuals who are analytical, curious, and willing to learn. In addition, we would like you to demonstrate:

  • Studying a degree in Law, Business Management or closely related subject
  • Ability to be based in or Aalborg office
  • Be enrolled in a bachelor’s or master’s study program with at least 12 months left on your studies
  • Passionate about a career in Legal
  • Able to communicate complex ideas effectively
  • Flexible and proactive with a can-do approach
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Please apply using the apply button and attach your CV along with a cover letter. We would like to get a peek into who you are as a person, what you are passionate about, how you like to work and a lot of examples is a plus!

Ready to Make Your Move and apply? If you are passionate about discovering your potential and changing how we create a more sustainable future, then we would love to hear from you. We will be continuously reviewing applications, early submission is strongly recommended.

Make Your Move today to change tomorrow. Apply now.


PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the 'Apply' button.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

This role is being handled by the Centrica recruitment team and NO agency contact is required.

Company benefits

Adoption leave
Open to part-time employees
Enhanced sick days
Flexible working week
Enhanced sick pay
Gym membership
Health insurance
Mental health platform access
Compassionate leave
Dental coverage
Fertility treatment leave
Season ticket loan
Buy or sell annual leave
Optional unpaid leave
Shared parental leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Carer’s leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Cycle to work scheme
Pension match/increase
Equity packages
Life insurance
Annual pay rises
Share options
Financial coaching
Employee discounts
Volunteer days
Company car
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Centrica

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Windsor, London, Cardiff, Leicester, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Dublin, Stockport, Staines, Hampton, Aberdeen, Barrow, Hull

Hiring Countries




United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

2nd – Large companies

2nd – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
3rd – Consumer Goods

3rd – Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023

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