An international bank with a strong standing in the market and with a global presence is seeking to hire an interim lawyer for their Asset Management division in Zurich. An opportunity has arisen for an Interim Legal Counsel (m/f) within the Asset Management function to support the existing Legal team and the front office.
As a lawyer in the Asset management division you will assist and work along side the front office for our financial services client.. This position is on a temporary basis due to an increased work load, but may lead to longer term opportunities.
Interim Legal Counsel supporting the Asset Management division
Advising on distribution agreements, products, regulatory developments and governance structures
Supporting the business unit on legal and governance framework
Handling a range of investment management agreements
As an experienced lawyer in the financial services space you will be well equipped to step in to an interim assignment in the banking industry. You will be business focused and experienced in the Swiss market.
At least 4 years' experience working as a lawyer in the financial services/asset management space, lawyers coming both from private practice and in-house are encouraged to apply.
A background in Asset Management legal matters, including investment management agreements
Ideally you will have knowledge in insurance and pensions laws and regulations (BVG)
German language skills are preferred
You must be available to start working at short notice in the Zurich area
A German or Swiss law background is preferred
Business focused lawyer
If you are interested to join a leader in the financial services and asset management space as Legal Counsel on an temporary basis then please get in touch to discuss this further.