For one of our customers, we are currently looking for an Associate Banking & Finance Law
Legal issues are part of a company’s development strategy. The challenge faced by our customer is to offer legal advice that meets the clients’ business objectives. The organisation delivers a multidisciplinary and creative approach, which enables their clients to take opportunities to stay ahead of the legal challenges and keep their business moving forward.
The lawyers at our customer have deep a technical knowledge and are trusted specialists in their respective fields of law. Across banking & finance, financial services regulation, corporate and M&A, tax, real estate, public, commercial law, employment law and more, the team has extensive experience and the right approach to help clients. In short, our customer’s lawyers are effective, proactive and creative.
The work is organized in multidisciplinary teams as well as through collaboration with clients at every stage of the process. Innovative and technically sound strategies are formulated. The focus lies on building strong relationships with clients and with stakeholders of all kinds.
Due to the rapid expansion, our client is looking for an Associate Banking & Finance Law to join the Brussels team.
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Assiciate Banking & Finance Law
Description de la fonction
Our customer’s practice covers a broad range of financial services regulatory matters such as payment services (PSD 2 / SEPA), MiFID II, banking regulations, investment funds (UCITS/AIFMD), securities custody, consumer credit, market abuse, anti-money laundering, etc.
As an Associate Banking & Finance Law in the Banking & Finance team, you will be involved in a broad range of projects, including advising and assisting (international) clients on a variety of regulatory questions (by providing ad hoc advice, drafting legal memorandums, assisting in license application files, etc.).
You will also attend meetings with clients and maintain strong relationships with them. You will be responsible for the conduct of the files together with more junior team members you will be coaching and assisting.
The nature of the (regulatory) work conducted by the team necessitates that team members perform thorough legal analyses without losing sight of the (commercial) needs of the clients. We are a young but very dedicated team which puts emphasis on teamwork and a cross-sectoral approach and you will be expected to work closely with colleagues from other departments and offices.
- You hold a master degree in law and have a first professional experience in financial services regulation with a law firm or a financial institution
- You are effective, proactive and creative
- You are eager to learn and you have the ambition to excel in financial services regulation
- You have strong analytical skills and writing skills
- You are communicative and fluent in English, Dutch and/or French
- You are able to work independently
- You are a real team player
- You are client oriented
At our customer, people are appreciated for their professional skills and expertise. Our customer commits itself to encourage true team spirit and to create an international and dynamic working environment in which every person can pursue the knowledge needed to boost their career.
Our customer offers an attractive compensation package, the opportunity to work for major clients in the financial services industry and continuous support in your professional development. More importantly, you have the opportunity to become part of a law firm in full expansion, with career opportunities.
Our customer disposes of state of the art tools, solutions and support (IT, library, and databases) to allow you to concentrate on the work at hand and maximize your efficiency. They invest heavily in people in terms of training, welfare, incentive and reward, and prides itself on maintaining a friendly, informal and sociable working atmosphere.