Head of Legal – Take on a new challenge in a flourishing entity

  • - Very attractive salary package in line with your experience and expertise
  • Luxembourg
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Kingsley & Partners
  • 15 Jan 18 2018-01-15

Head of Legal

Our client is an international Banking group with over 5000 FTE. With offices in different continents, their Luxembourg office is one of the most stable and strategic. The Bank is in full development of new activities and has an office located in the city center.


Today we are looking for an experienced and skilled ‘Head of Legal’ for the Luxembourg branch.


What you will benefit from?

  • Be in charge of your own department and develop the current situation
  • Be part of an international group, which shows to be very ambitious and has steady growth
  • Manage a team of senior and qualified people
  • Be involved on a strategic level with upper management
  • Very attractive salary package in line with your experience and expertise


Your role?

  • You will report to the General Counsel of the group and be responsible for the legal matters in Luxembourg
  • Be in charge of handling and negotiating contracts, corporate matters, litigation management and liaising with the Compliance department on relevant issues
  • Manage a team of 4 (Senior) legal counsels and supervise the work of the supporting external service providers (i.e. Law firms and others)
  • Develop and maintain healthy relations with upper management and advice on relevant matters in due time
  • Provide knowledge management to the rest of the Bank on legal issues relating to the respective business lines


Profile and Key expertise?

  • At least 12 years of experience as a Lawyer, whether in-house or at a major Luxembourg-based Law firm
  • Proven expertise in Private Banking and other banking legal aspects
  • Preferably existing management skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French. German is an asset.
  • Open to occasional travels to neighboring countries.


If you are interested in this position, please email us a copy of your CV in WORD format (legallux@kingsleyandpartners.com) for a confidential discussion on the role or call (+352) 20 88 22 88. Our consultants are available anytime to answer your questions.

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