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Inhouse Legal Counsel (100%)

Energy Infrastructure Partners AG

Veröffentlicht 28.08.2022

Are you looking for a career change? Would you like to work within a diverse team and dynamic company? We offer an exciting position at Energy Infrastructure Partners (EIP), an investment boutique specialized in private equity investments in the energy infrastructure sector, from wind farms to electricity grids. Currently managing over CHF 4bn of institutional capital, EIP is growing rapidly and looking for new talent to support with expanding its focus to global investment activities. With EIP you will enjoy working in an empowering environment based on latest available technology.

Inhouse Legal Counsel

YOUR AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY

As part of our Zurich-based team reporting directly to the COO, you will be responsible for all legal matters across the company including:

  • Advising on legal matters and governance frameworks related to the operation of entities and investment products regulated by market supervisors in jurisdictions like Switzerland and Luxembourg (e.g. FINMA, CSSF)
  • Drafting, reviewing and helping to negotiate corporate legal documents, including distribution and investment management agreements and side letters
  • Setting up and maintaining investment structures as well as coordinating and reviewing the associated legal documents, including limited partnership agreements and offering memorandums
  • Organizing the management of legal documents as well as establishing and enforcing legal standards across the company
  • Supporting Energy Infrastructure Partners transaction and asset management functions in collaboration with external law firms
  • Management and monitoring of external legal counsels

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Proven law degree
  • Minimum of seven years of relevant experience in the legal department of an asset manager or in a law firm with an asset management focus; experience with illiquid investments is a plus
  • Profound knowledge of Swiss and EU regulations (e.g. FIDLEG, FINIG, AIFMD, SFDR) and familiarity with emerging changes to law that could affect the asset management industry
  • Structured, proactive, detail-oriented personality with an ability to work with tight deadlines and drive matters forward to resolution
  • Fluency in English and German; French is an advantage

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Competitive remuneration package and fringe benefits
  • Exciting position at an investment manager focused on the fastest growing infrastructure sectors
  • Multiple development opportunities in an expanding firm as part of a highly motivated team
  • Attractive and flexible working conditions such as remote work or home office

CONTACT

careers@energy-infrastructure-partners.com

HOW TO APPLY

Are you ready for a powerful future with us? We look forward to receiving your full application in English or German, including your CV, references and certificates. Click “apply for this position” below to start the application process. 

Please note that we do not accept any application documents via (e-)mail (including direct applications via LinkedIn or similar platforms) due to our data protection guidelines. Only applications submitted via our job platform will be considered.

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