Nasdaq is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to join our European Legal and Regulatory Team. The Legal and Regulatory Team is responsible for providing legal support to all of Nasdaq's regulated business in Europe, which includes trading, clearing, settlement, data, index and listings. Our goal is to:
Provide the highest quality of legal services to our business partners
Be responsive in solving our business partners' needs
Represent the best traditions of the legal profession
Your role and responsibilities
In this position as Legal Counsel, you will be part of a strong and experienced legal team located in Stockholm and throughout the Nordic region, working primarily with our Nordic Listings business and other functions within Nasdaq. Here, you will:
Work with legal and regulatory matters at one of the leading providers of exchange and trading services, data and technology with a focus on issues our Listings offering, proactively identifying and driving policy matters related to the listing environment in the Nordics
Continuously stay updated on legal and regulatory developments as well as international trends in relation to the listings and public markets
Collaborate with our US team to further improve the business globally
Provide legal support to our Nordic exchanges operations and other areas
Draft and review commercial agreements, rulebooks and regulations
We expect you to have
Master’s Degree in Law
Solid years of experience within public M&A and company law with a strong commercial mindset
Ability to explain and advise your stakeholders on complex legal matters
Experience from financial regulations is a merit
Ability to quickly learn new areas of law
Excellent communication skills in English and Swedish both written and spoken
Does this sound like you?
This is a permanent full-time position based in Stockholm. Please submit your application in English no later than 30 May 2021.
Come as you are
Nasdaq is a leading global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information, and public company services. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 100 marketplaces in 50 countries. Nasdaq is home to over 4,000 total listings with a market value of approximately $12 trillion. To learn more, about our business visit business.nasdaq.com.
Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.