Senior Legal Counsel

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  1. Permanent
  2. English, German
  3. Director
  4. Legal, Regulatory & Compliance
  5. Zurich
  6. Financial Services
  7. Lawyer, Regulatory, Compliance, Risk
For one of our clients within the Financial Services space, Swisslinx is seeking a seasoned Senior Legal Counsel to join the team in Zurich.

The ideal candidate should feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with a wide range of responsibilities, including experience within M&A and reporting to local authorities.

Your role:

-Support the wider team in all legal matters of the Bank and work closely with its various entities
-Collaboration with local business leaders in different supporting areas advising on legal risk, regulatory topics and legal changes relevant to the Bank
-Ensure risk reporting and management of legal cases
-Responsible for the management of the local legal team and its budget

Your background:

-You bring a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience acquired in a bank in Switzerland
-You are a Swiss qualified lawyer with German as a mother tongue and fluency in English
-You have excellent legal knowledge within the banking sector including compliance, regulatory and cross border topics

If you are a seasoned qualified lawyer bringing solid experience in the banking sector and are looking to join a firm with an entrepreneurial landscape, please send your application with all supporting documents. We look forward to speaking with you!

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