Finance Lawyer infrastructure, projects.. | Jobs Geneva
12 October 2021
Legal, Compliance & Steuern
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Our client, a fast growing international company,is looking for a:

Finance Lawyer

You will be part of the Treasury team.


·        Structuring and providing expert legal advice on financial transactions as well as drafting and negotiating finance agreements relating to transactions at group 'scale

o  The financing at the holding company level combines private placements, RCF and term loans as well as currency and interest rate hedging.

o  The financing at asset-level includes:

§ financing and refinancing of acquisitions, greenfield projects, expansion works and general corporate purposes;

§ commercial bank debt, debt capital market issuances, multilateral financings, equipment leasing; and

§ currency and interest rate hedging.

·        Providing legal input on behalf of the Treasury team regarding M&A and investments as well as wider corporate subjects;

·        Monitoring compliance with finance agreement terms as well as proposing and implementing solutions with internal and external stakeholders;

·        Contribute to the cash management and intragroup cash flow within the group.

Our ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Proven experience in negotiating and drafting financing agreements and security package with commercial banks, institutional investors, multilateral institutions and leasing companies.
  • Experience in international project finance would be an important asset.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in finance-related legal positions, preferably within a law firm or a legal department within a bank or corporate.
  • Master in Law (ideally, you are a qualified lawyer from a European country or Switzerland)
  • Excellent command of English and French, both written and spoken.
  • Experience in working co-operatively with joint venture partners to achieve consensus outcomes through a tactful and diplomatic style.
  • Ability to operate in a high pace and dynamic international environment.
  • Strong adaptability to carry out projects all around the world.