One of our client, a leader in financial advising, is looking for its new
One of our client a leader in financial advising is looking for its new Legal Officer w/m 80-100 % Bern Within this position your main responsibilities will be the following
- Take a lead role in the review analysis and mark up of investment-related contractual mater to maximize the organisation's clients Private Equity funds and financial institutions Take a lead role on all Swiss and relevant foreign regulatory aspects monitor and maintain compliance with all regulations that affect the organisation's investment activities Tale a lead role in ensuring compliance with the organisation's key contractual obligation with clients and business partners as well as with internal regulations and processes Review aspects related to tax structuring and compliance for the investment projects Review any relevant Swiss law matter Review legal matters related to the management of the organisation's investment portfolio and manage transactions related to unwinding portfolio exposures Establish and maintain relationships with legal teams of co-investors and participate in working groups where needed This great opportunity aims at creating the first internal legal function previously the organisation was working with external legal firms.
To be successful within this position you have a Law degree from a Swiss university an Investment transaction experience in Private Equity fund transactions and/or Financial Institution lending a solid understanding of the regulatory framework applicable to Swiss investment managers both nationally and internationally a previous work experience in similar role perfect written and spoken English and fluency in at least one Swiss national language a previous experience outside Switzerland ideally in a leading financial market London Frankfurt Honk Kong New-York etc.
- a minimum of three to five years of experience The position is in Bern with a very attractive package.
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