Legal Counsels to Euroclear Sweden
Euroclear Sweden is looking for two legal counsels to join us in building tomorrow's financial infrastructure. If you want your work to be long-term and sustainable, focusing on the client in an international company, then we believe that you might be the right candidate for this role.
Euroclear Sweden plays a central role in the Swedish financial market. As the Swedish Central Securities Depository, we hold the register for almost all shares and debt instruments, keep the book entry register and settle securities transactions. Our customers include i.a. all listed companies in Sweden and all banks and financial institutions dealing with securities.
We are expanding and are now looking for one Senior Legal Counsel and one Legal Counsel to be based in Stockholm.
As an in-house legal counsel you support the business in project and development work and co-operation with the financial firms and corporations that are Euroclear Sweden’s clients.
The legal areas you will work with and need strong knowledge of are corporate, securities and contract law as well as corporate governance and regulatory matters. You will also work with Euroclear group-wide business projects, EU and domestic legislative initiatives and other regulatory projects. If you have experience of privacy, sanctions and/or outsourcing law, it is considered an advantage.
We are looking for two highly qualified lawyers with experience from working at a law firm with securities market or banking and finance related matters, or as in-house counsel at a bank or other financial institution. Experience from working with legislative initiatives and other regulatory matters is also highly valued.
The persons we are looking for should have:
- A master’s degree in Swedish law
- Relevant work experience of at least 7 years (Senior Legal Counsel) and at least 3 years (Legal Counsel)
- Strong business mind and personal drive and accountability
- Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
- Negotiation and multi-tasking skills
- Excellent written and oral skills in Swedish and English
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong social skills
- Ability to work in a fast paced international and multicultural environment
- You will be a part of the legal team and will report to the Head of Legal of Euroclear Sweden.
Being the only central securities depository in Sweden, Euroclear Sweden is often acting in the centre of the securities market and is frequently participating in legislative work concerning corporate and securities laws. Euroclear Sweden acts in a highly regulated environment and, as a lawyer at Euroclear Sweden, you will be a key player in the growth and strategic work of our business. We offer you an exciting job in a global company, with possibilities for you to develop and grow. Our office is located in central Stockholm.
About Euroclear Sweden
Euroclear Sweden has been the Swedish Central Securities Depository since 1971. The company provides a digital platform for settlement, safe-keeping and servicing of securities, which contributes to secure and efficient trading in the Swedish financial market. Since 2008, the company is part of Euroclear group, which includes Euroclear Bank - rated AA+ by Fitch Ratings and AA by Standard & Poor’s - as well as Euroclear Belgium, Euroclear Finland, Euroclear France, Euroclear Nederland, Euroclear Sweden and Euroclear UK & Ireland. www.euroclear.com
Tjänsten är tillsvidare med placering i Stockholm. Har du frågor om tjänsten är du välkommen att kontakta Max Mennfort, Head of Legal Euroclear Sweden, +46 73 684 91 63.
Din ansökan sänder du till ES.HR@euroclear.eu
Välkommen med din ansökan så snart som möjligt, då urval och intervjuer sker löpande, dock senast den 15 mars.