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Junior Lawyer for our FinTech, Blockchain and Digital Assets team – 100%

Location Genève

Clock Start: December 2021 or to be discussed

Job reference: 261802WD

Suitcase Tax & Legal

Your tasks

  • You will join the team providing legal services to financial institutions and act as a legal consultant for our national and international clients, with a particular focus on new technologies, fintech, blockchain and digital assets.
  • You will also touch on corporate matters, commercial law and data protection in the context of our services to financial institutions and intermediaries.
  • You will also serve and advise financial institutions in their licensing and authorization proceedings.
  • You will work with the other members of the team and with specialists from other disciplines (such as tax, advisory, consulting, audit) and from our global network.
  • You will provide clear and pragmatic legal advice and deliver timely high-quality work.
  • You will work in a diverse, international environment covering multiple service areas and industries individually as well as in your team.

Your profile

  • You hold a Master's Degree in Swiss Law. Special focus on banking and financial markets is a plus;
  • Bar admission in Switzerland is a plus;
  • You are interested in financial markets and would like to focus on FinTech, decentralized technologies and digital assets;
  • You are familiar with the topics of decentralized technologies, blockchain, cryptocurrencies, decentralized finance and the current trends in the market;
  • You are eager to challenge the status quo and preconceived notions of what can be achieved, as well as working in an area of the law that is constantly evolving;
  • You speak English and another national language;
  • You are ambitious and dynamic, you have a positive mindset, and you are team-oriented and collaborative;
  • You take on responsibility for timely delivery of high-quality work;
  • You have excellent judgement, analytical rigor, clear communication, and business pragmatism; and
  • Although you consider yourself to be a reasonably sound and friendly human being, you do not take yourself too seriously

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Your opportunities for development

Your opportunities for development

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In Switzerland we have over 3,300 employees from 78 countries, which means our people are as diverse as our ideas. Together, we define and live the values that shape us: personal and professional, economic and ecological, social and ethical. And the people we work for are just as diverse as the people who work for us.

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<H4>Désirée de Sousa-Azevedo</H4>Recruitment Team<br/>Tel. +41 58 792 95 31

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Tel. +41 58 792 95 31
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