LEONTEQ Careers My Offers - Legal Counsel for Structured Products and Derivatives, based in Zurich or Paris CAREERS ABOUT LEONTEQ Our Company Career Opportunities Login Agency Access Our job offers / job details Description of the Position back Become a part of our young and dynamic team Leonteq Securities was initially founded in 2007 as an issuer of investment products by 4 industry experts, and as of 2012 Leonteq is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.
We have been growing significantly along with investing heavily into our platform which we have built from scratch to bring it to its market leading status it has today.
Legal Counsel for Structured Products and Derivatives Based in Zurich or Paris Your tasks & responsibilities Legal responsible for projects, trades and special transactions for our Financial Engineering Team Provide legal advice on European and international capital market related issues (primarily regulatory and securities law matters) Assess, draft and structure (tailor made) transaction agreements and commercial contracts, including derivatives documentation, index licenses, credit and collateral / pledge agreements Monitor and implement national and international legal and regulatory developments relevant to the Leonteq Group Liaise and coordinate with external counsel and business lines Consult on appropriate interactions with regulators Our requirements Law degree and bar exam;
additional degree (e.g. LL.M.) would be of value At least 5 years of experience in a legal function in the financial industry, in particular in investment banking or in capital markets / derivatives private practice Experience and interest in financial markets, financial products (OTC derivatives and structured products) and collective investment schemes Strong drafting and interpersonal skills Fast learner with high levels of confidence, professionalism and diplomacy Fluency in English and French;
German would be a plus ARE YOU INTERESTED In supporting the build-out of our young and innovative company within a fast growing & entrepreneurial team?
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