Job | Paralegal | Brussels
Euroclear / Brussels / Referte Vialegis: VL/LAW/1970/18
Job | Paralegal | Brussels
Paralegal with at least 3 years of relevant experience in legal watch in different domains of law (e.g. banking & financial, accountancy and corporate law) and in management reporting acquired with an international law firm or financial institution. Fluent and decisive in written and spoken English and French/Dutch.
Euroclear is a user owned and governed Belgium based financial services company that specializes in the settlement of securities transactions as well as the safekeeping and asset servicing of these securities.
Euroclear settles domestic and international securities transactions, covering bonds, equities, derivatives and investment funds. Euroclear provides securities services to financial institutions located in more than 90 countries.
To reinforce the Regulatory team within the Legal Division, the Euroclear Group is looking for a paralegal with experience in financial & banking, accountancy and corporate law.
You will be a member of the Legal Division of the group holding company. The Legal Division is a strong team currently consisting of approximately 40 lawyers located in different countries that provides legal support to the different Euroclear Group entities. In your role, you will support the legal teams in their day to day tasks and operations.
As a paralegal, your main responsibilities will be:
- Domestic Belgian legal watch
- monitoring and identifying legal developments (laws, regulations, circulars) introducing relevant knowledge content to stakeholders (the relevant practice group, Compliance department and the business teams
- populating and keeping internal knowhow databases up to date
- Foreign legal watch:
- following up on the legal watch done by outside counsels for the branches and the rep offices of the Euroclear Group
- ensuring and coordinating regular updates of external legal opinions
- Management reporting: coordinating and supporting the legal reporting of the Legal Division to the management
You have obtained a Belgian Bachelor degree in law (or equivalent by experience) with minimum 3 years of relevant experience in legal watch in different domains of law (e.g. banking & financial, accountancy and corporate law) and management reporting. You gained experience in a law firm or financial institution.
You are a proactive, detailed-oriented and analytical thinker with excellent organizational skills.
You are highly committed to deliver quality work.
You are a team player with the ability to communicate timely and effectively in English and French/Dutch.
You will have the opportunity to work in a highly professional and at the same time people oriented and motivating international working environment.
Euroclear will offer a remuneration package in line with your competencies and experiences, including fringe benefits.
Stuur een bericht naar Inge Mommaerts
Contacteer Inge Mommaerts via email of bel vertrouwelijk op het nummer 02 290 23 57 of +32 (0) 485 60 65 10. Gelieve ook de referte te vermelden (VL/LAW/1970/18).
Erkenning werving & selectie/agrément recrutement & sélection: VG.896/B (Vlaams Gewest), 00078-405-20121019 (Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest/Région Bruxelles Capitale), W.RS.162 (Région Wallonne)