Senior Legal Counsel: Credit & COO

  • Post Date: November 8, 2021
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Job Overview

As Legal Counsel in the Team Legal Credit & COO, the candidate provides legal advice and support in relation to the following divisions/tasks


Supporting the Credit department in a wide range of complex (i.e. cross-jurisdictional aspects/multi-layered structures etc.) lending solutions offered to individuals and legal entities and involving a variety of collateral classes such as liquid and/or illiquid equity, real estate, assignment of cash-flows etc.

Supporting the Credit department also with regard to questions resulting from standard lombard/mortgage lending transactions as well as bank guarantees

Supporting the COO division, in particular but not limited to questions relating to corporate actions, custody and international insolvency cases

Serving as legal competence centre for the international units

Coordinating or supporting complex national and international litigations

Supporting national and international legal and business projects in the areas of expertise

University degree in law and admittance to the Bar in Switzerland or a common law country; additional qualifications (LL.M., PhD) would be an asset

5-7 years experience as a legal counsel in the banking area or in a corporate law firm (specialized in banking law)

Excellent legal background and good knowledge of financial products and services and banking law

Dynamic, flexible and capable of working independently

Solution and target-oriented with good analytical skills

Good communicator, capable of coping with pressure and with a natural capacity for persuading and convincing

Fluency in English (written and oral) is a must; fluent German (written and oral) desired. Additional languages are an asset

Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary120,000 CHF
  • Career LevelOthers
  • Experience4 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYBanking
  • QualificationMaster’s Degree
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