24 days ago

Senior Legal Counsel (60 - 100%)

Bank Vontobel AG

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Senior Legal Counsel (60 - 100%)

Investment Banking

Senior Legal Counsel (60 - 100%)

At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.

Within Platform Solutions we bundle services on deritrade. Vontobel's digital platform deritrade MIP offers financial the opportunity of creating bespoke investment solutions for clients in real time. Through Platform Partners (White Labelling) third parties may benefit from our open-architecture approach covering all product components for White Labelling 2.0.

We are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel (60 - 100%) for our Team FP Legal & Issuance in Zurich.

Your challenge:

  • Advice and support to Platform Solutions in all legal matters, including Contract Law, Banking and Insurance Supervision Law

  • Coordination with internal and external legal specialists

  • Ownership for Platform Solutions related contracts, such as deritrade user agreements across all jurisdictions

  • Analysis and support for introduction of new markets and products

  • Observation, analysis and implementation of applicable regulation (MiFID, FidleG, FinfraG, etc.)

  • Final review of advertisements, newsletters, presentations of this department

  • Corresponding legal housekeeping


Your qualification:

  • A law degree (lic. Iur or Mlaw); an additional qualification as an attorney / Ph.D. / LL.M would be an asset

  • At least 5 years practical experience in the capital market sector, in particular with structured products, OTC derivatives and their documentation

  • A very good command of German and English; French would be advantageous

  • An affinity for the world of finance / financial products

  • A financial and entrepreneurial mindset

  • An understanding of technical processes, standardization, automation

  • A committed, open-minded and resilient personality

  • Motivational skills, organizational skills, team skills, logical thinking

  • Enjoyment working in a dynamic environment

Only direct applications desired .

Franca von Waldburg, Corporate Human Resources, +41 58 283 54 67

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