Assistant General Counsel- (M/F)

Commencez à écrire ici ... ATOZ is a high-end independent advisory firm offering a comprehensive and integrated range of tax and financial advisory services. We are a firm of seasoned partners and hand-picked professionals and our team has in-depth experience in advising on and delivering solutions for sophisticated local and global players. 

Through Taxand, ATOZ has relationships with specialised firms in all major jurisdictions and can deliver rapid and accurate advice on international transactions.

The collective industry expertise of our professionals includes local and global companies in the following sectors: Aviation, Banking, Capital Markets, Communications, Consumer Goods & Services, Energy, Financial Services, Insurance, Media & Entertainment, Real Estate, Steel and related products, Private Equity, Venture Capital.

Our areas of expertise comprise of corporate and international tax, indirect tax, transfer pricing, corporate finance and tax litigation.

Our group is composed of three other entities that offer specialised services to our clients: ATOZ Services, ATOZ Aviation Finance and ATOZ Solutions.

ATOZ Services provide a 360° solution for Luxembourg-based businesses, thanks to a complete range of corporate and management services as well as investment fund and regulatory compliance services and transfer pricing and transaction execution support services. ATOZ Aviation Finance offers financing, fleet, strategy and risk management solutions to airlines, lessors and other financial institutions. ATOZ Solutions develops software and dematerialised tools that go hand-in-hand with our ATOZ core business and clients’ needs, such as the web application  DAC6Connect©, which identifies transactions likely to be reported within the framework of the DAC6 Directive.

To support our continued growth, we are currently looking to recruit an:

Assistant General Counsel- (M/F) 

Your main responsibilities:

  • Assist / Support the General Counsel in her daily duties 

  • Be accountable for overseeing the corporate records and ensure that they are accurate, protected, and are in all accordance with the law and regulatory requirements

  • Ensure proper maintenance and due implementation of high corporate governance standards and advise pro-actively on improvements when the regulatory framework so requires

  • Be abreast of legislative and regulatory changes affecting and likely to affect the business

  • Coordinate all communications with the OEC/AED, liaising with other internal departments when needed

  • Ensure compliance with the internal controls, statutory regulations and other formalities

  • Be involved on all pre-litigation and litigation cases faced by any entity of the Group

  • Assist on the preparation of internal documents/internal policies/process review/good practices data bases

  • Assist and be involved in contract review and negotiation

  • Contribute to other legal & regulatory and other business development projects as required by the business

  • Provide ad-hoc support to the business 

Your profile:

  • You have an excellent academic path with at least a 5-year Degree in General Law or in International Business Law. An LLM or any international study program would be considered as an advantage but is not mandatory 

  • You have gained at least 5 years of professional experience in a law firm or a legal department

  • You are described as a pro-active mindset, well-organized and detail-oriented

  • You can stretch yourself, adapt to change, have an interest in business development, finance, human resources, and management 

  • You are creative and able to spot legal and technical opportunities 

  • You have a good knowledge of market practice and portfolio industries

  • You demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to interact with individuals at all corporate levels

  • Dynamic, open-minded, informal, flexible, impacting and business-oriented, you demonstrate extraordinary commitment to provide excellent service, self-initiative and team spirit

  • You are result-oriented with the ability to multi-task and have a high level of attention to detail

  • You have a secure and self-confident manner, are reliable, sociable, and are a genuine member with diplomatic skills

  • You have a high sense of confidentiality / discretion

  • You have an excellent command of English and French 

We offer

  • An interesting and challenging position in an exceptional and stimulating work environment

  • Support in your personal and professional development through well-tailored local and international training

  • A competitive remuneration package in line with your motivation, skills and experience

If this looks like the ideal position for you, we invite you to apply online by clicking on the button below or by sending your curriculum vitae and motivation letter by email or post: [email protected]