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Legal Counsel - Swiss Bar Qualified

Location Zürich Suitcase Tax & Legal Clock to be defined

Your tasks

  • Become part of PwC's Flexible Legal Resources and join our mission to change the way of delivering quality legal work to our large network of clients.
  • You will work on a staffing contract, which offers you maximum flexibility including the utilization rate you prefer (full-time/part-time).
  • You will support in-house clients on Swiss law related legal matters mainly in the fields of Commercial Contracting, Data Protection, M&A and Compliance.
  • You will be in charge of the management of day-to-day and annual legal and compliance related tasks of world-wide or Swiss entities.
  • You will proactively address new legal requirements or regulations and will conduct internal trainings where necessary.
  • You will draft legal assessments and structure agreements such as credit agreements, service agreements, distribution agreements etc.
  • You will play an active role in planning and coordinating external legal counsel.
  • You will be working in an international environment, providing legal support on cross-divisional projects.

Your profile

  • You are a Swiss bar qualified lawyer.
  • You have 1-3 years' experience as an in-house legal counsel or as an attorney at law in a top Swiss law firm.
  • If you are a foreign national you hold a valid Swiss working permit.
  • Strong project management skills and experience would be appreciated.
  • You are perfectly fluent in English (with excellent writing skills) and speak German and/or French on a mother tongue level.
  • You also have strong communication and organizational skills and are able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

Your prospects and benefits

Your opportunities for development

Your opportunities for development

Deine Entwicklungsmöglichkeiten

At PwC, you can develop both personally and professionally. That’s why 9% of our revenue is spent on staff training and further education.

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Bei uns kannst du dich entfalten und weiterentwickeln – persönlich und beruflich. Daher investieren wir neun Prozent unseres Jahresumsatzes in die persönliche Entwicklung sowie in die Aus- und Weiterbildung unserer Mitarbeitenden.

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Our culture and our values

Our culture and our values

In Switzerland we have about 3,200 employees from 72 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>Recruitment Team</H4><br/>Tel. +41 58 792 22 22

Recruitment Team


Tel. +41 58 792 22 22
For further information or to apply for this role please upload your profile at www.pwc-flr.ch

<H4>Recruitment Team</H4><br/>Tel. +41 58 792 22 22

Recruitment Team


Tel. +41 58 792 22 22
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Who we are – PwC as an employer

We help you build a tailor-made career to suit you as an individual. You'll be part of a global network of 223,000 specialists, more than 3,000 colleagues in Switzerland. You'll work with the best teams to add value for our clients on challenging national and international projects in the areas of legal advice and consulting.

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