You will be supporting our Asset Management and Asset Servicing business in Luxembourg as part of our General Counsel function. Your activities will focus on providing legal advice and assistance to internal partners locally in Luxembourg and to Credit Suisse worldwide, predominantly with regard to Luxembourg law aspects. You will be part of a local legal team and work with colleagues in other international Credit Suisse locations.
An interesting, exciting position in a striving, highly motivated, multicultural and fast paced environment
A department which values Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) and is committed to realizing the firm’s D&I ambition which is an integral part of our global Conduct and Ethics Standards.
Advising on legal and regulatory aspects of products, transactions, discretionary asset management relations and business projects relating to our Luxembourg fund structuring, investor services and asset management franchise, including branch offices abroad and taking responsibility for the legal risk management in this regard
Providing internal legal opinions and advice on all Luxembourg investment fund-related legal matters such as new product launches, lifecycle management and fund transactional work across all asset classes, cross-border marketing into the EU and worldwide of those vehicles as well as discretionary asset management agreements and legal support of local management of the Luxembourg entities
Participating in regional as well as global legal and regulatory initiatives
Collaboration opportunities with multiple internal partners, including compliance, tax, bank regulatory, accounting and operations teams across international Credit Suisse locations
Advising on legal and regulatory developments
Coordination and interaction with internal partners, audit firms and local and international law firms
Qualification as a lawyer
3-5 years of professional experience in the Luxembourg fund industry, at a Luxembourg law firm or as in-house counsel
Experience in the day-to-day operations of Luxembourg-based investment funds, knowledge of MiFID, as well as other fund domiciles would be an advantage
You understand the value of diversity in the workplace and are dedicated to fostering an inclusive culture in all aspects of working life so that people from all backgrounds receive equal treatment, realize their full potential and can bring their full, authentic selves to work.
Control and challenge mind-set
High level of attention to detail, excellent analytical skills
Interpersonal and communication skills for developing relationships with internal partners and managing complex projects
Enthusiasm to take on new challenges; ability to work independently and efficiently under time constraints
Highly motivated and result-oriented personality with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
You are a dedicated problem solver with a positive mind-set and can-do attitude who shows flexibility
Fluency in English is a must, excellent knowledge of German and/or French will be an advantage
Are you a highly motivated person and do you enjoy learning on the job?