Head of Legal

Head of Legal

Swisslinx is currently supporting a trusted Asset Management firm in securing a Head of Legal to join their team in Zurich. This lean team has global reach and offers the chance to make a tangible impact on the success and growth of the company.

Your tasks:

-Management of legal and compliance requirements of investment funds and affiliates

-Draft and negotiate documentation and contracts related to investments, funds and partnership agreements

-Corporate secretary function to the company and its affiliates

-Contribute and support various Swiss focused regulatory topics and FinSA implementation

-Coordination with external lawyers and key internal stakeholders within the Group

-Further develop internal procedures and policies

Your background:

-Masters Degree in Law. Bar admitted would be a plus

-You bring 8 to 10 years’ experience in the asset management industry, ideally within private equity

-Experience with supervisory authority (FINMA) and knowledge of collective investment funds (Cayman)

-Strong communication and negotiation skills in both English and German

-Excellent judgment and decision-making skills

The successful candidate will be part of an organization where team work and collaboration are key. The role further offers exposure to a great variety and complexity of legal matters and issues.

Only candidates based in Switzerland will be considered for this role.

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– storing my personal information (including name, contact details, Identification and CV information etc.) on their internal or external servers for the purpose of informing me of potential employment opportunities

– using my personal information or

– supplying it to third parties upon express consent for the purpose of informing me of potential job opportunities

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