Euroclear Finland is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to be based in Helsinki. As an in-house Legal Counsel you will support the business in their project and development work and co-operation with the financial firms and corporations who are Euroclear Finland´s clients. The legal areas you need strong knowledge on are custody, tax, corporate, securities, contract law and corporate governance. You will also be working with Euroclear group-wide business projects and EU legislative initiatives.
We are looking for a highly qualified lawyer who has already gained experience and has track record in large projects/programs. You are used to working within fast pace global matrix organization, both as a part of a larger team and also independently. You are diligent team player with high integrity and ability to see both the big picture and the finer details.
Experience from financial sector working in either a bank or investment firm as an in-house counsel or similar matters in a law firm is valued.
The person we are looking for should have:
You will be a part of a legal team and will report directly to the Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs Ms Kati Honkajuuri-Kokkonen.
We offer you an exciting job in a global company with possibilities for you to develop and grow. Our office is located in central Helsinki in Kamppi. The standard security clearance according to the Security Clearance act 726/2014 will be conducted for the selected person. Also the person selected for the position must pass a health examination that includes a drug test.
How to apply
To apply for this position, please send your cover letter and CV in English including salary claim via www.jobs.euroclear.com at the latest 16 November 2018. We will review the applications continuously as they arrive.
For more information please contact Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs Ms Kati Honkajuuri-Kokkonen, +358 50 5646 879, on Thursday 8 November at 9-11:00 or Friday 9 November at 13-15:00 or via e-mail kati.honkajuuri-kokkonen(at)euroclear.eu.
Euroclear Finland is a part of Euroclear Group, the world's largest provider of domestic and cross-border settlement and related services for bond, equity, funds and derivative transactions. As the central securities depository of Finland we play a central role in the Nordic capital market, holding the registers for shares and debt securities and settling all transactions and disposals for those securities. We also provide comprehensive custody and issuer services together with a wide range of general meeting services.