SENIOR LEGAL AND CORPORATE OFFICER (M / F)
THE JOB :
DO Recruitment Advisors is delighted to represent a highly reputable financial services company in its search for a senior legal and corporate officer.
Joining a team of 4 people, this legal expert is in charge of :
the legal and corporate aspects of the daily administration of Luxembourg real estate investment funds under management of the AIFM and you monitor and / or realize operations of acquisitions / disposals of properties in Europe, mergers, liquidations of companies, drafting of legal and corporate documentation;
liaising with legal advisors for drafting of the Funds' legal documentation (prospectus, subscription agreements, shareholders agreements, etc.);
organizing and recording Board of Directors' and shareholders' meetings, ensuring that all regulatory and legal filings are carried out within the deadlines, updating and maintaining the corporate records of the funds and companies under management of the AIFM;
providing support to the Board of Directors of the AIFM and the Conducting Officers and ensuring that the statutory duties imposed on the company and its Directors under the Luxembourg laws are effectively discharged;
assisting the Head of Legal & Corporate Services in developing principles of good corporate governance and codes of best practices;
managing relationships and maintain strong links with other group entities, regulators, auditors, lawyers, notaries, service providers and control their work where necessary.
THE CANDIDATE PROFILE :
University Degree in Law;
4 to 7 years' experience in the Luxembourg fund industry, preferably in management companies, law firms or real estate funds central administrators;
An experience with real estate investments and structures strongly preferred;
Fluent written and spoken English and French, additional European language skills considered as an asset;
Strong knowledge of Luxembourg funds' law, AIFMD and company law;
Good knowledge of EU regulations applicable to EU AIFMs focused on real estate funds;
General knowledge of tax principles;
Demonstrable knowledge of compliance;
Team player with excellent communication skills, as well as an analytical and problem solving attitude;
Well organised with ability to prioritize and used to working under tight deadlines;
Hard worker, motivated, open to change, quick learner and innovator.
THE CLIENT :
The client is a highly reputable financial services company, it operates as an authorized alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) based in Luxembourg.
The client is offering an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, highly qualified team in expansion mode.
At the final stages of the recruitment process, some of our clients could ask the successful candidate to provide supporting documentation such as, for example, copies of diplomas or proof of previous jobs, and a standard criminal record check might also be requested.