On behalf of one of our clients, a trading company based in Geneva, we are seeking a:
Legal Counsel
Geneva Permanent Referenz: GL23-0050
  • Providing commercial legal advice focused on trading and operational activity
  • Negotiating and drafting contracts
  • Reviewing and negotiating financing agreements with partner banks (transactional financing, syndicated facilities, RCFs, structured financing, repo agreements, ISDAs)
  • Corporate management of group entities
  • Providing regulatory advice and assistance
  • Providing support on business development transactions and projects
  • Handling dispute resolution matters
  • Managing external counsel
  • Co-ordinating with other teams (Management, Trading, Tax, Risk, Insurance, BD, Traffic); 
  • Legal degree and qualification. English or common law legal background preferred.  
  • 3-6 years post-qualification experience in general corporate/commercial/financing law obtained in an international law firm.
  • Experience being the lead lawyer on matters and managing legal files with minimal supervision.
  • Experience specific to the trade and financing of commodities is an asset.
  • Excellent written and spoken English language skills are mandatory. Any other language is an asset.  
Contact: Marc-Antoine Glauser
Alec Allan & Associés SA
9 rue De-Candolle
CH-1205 Genève
T +41 22 322 25 35