On behalf of one of our clients, an investment firm based in Zurich, we are looking for a
General Counsel (remote work)
Zurich Permanent Referenz: MG23-0048
  • Providing legal advice to the investment team concerning acquisition / leveraged finance, various investment vehicles plus M&A
  • Assisting with cross border acquisition documentation (including NDAs, financing commitment letters, financing agreements, due diligence reviews, SPAs, shareholders agreements and RWI coverage)
  • Assisting portfolio companies with structuring and operations in multiple jurisdictions taking into account legal, tax and regulatory requirements
  • Handling of corporate housekeeping and tax restructuring of legal entities
  • Monitoring and managing external legal counsel (in particular for due diligence)
  • Swiss law qualification and bar admission
  • Solid relevant work experience in a top tier law firm or inhouse (such as an investment company or fund)
  • First class academic track record
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and execution skills to tackle complex legal, regulatory and tax issues in a fast-paced environment
  • Business mindset
  • Strong oral and written communication skills to express complex matters clearly to a business audience, including to senior management
  • Project management skills and strong drafting skills
  • Team player but is also able to work independently, energetic and passionate
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and German, other languages a plus
Contact: Martine Gauderon Alec
Alec Allan & Associés SA
Rue de-Candolle 9
1205 Genève
T +41 22 322 25 35