Banking & Finance – Associate (3-4 years post qualified)
- Country: Ukraine
- Region: Kyiv
- Company: CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Ukraine
- Branch: Lawyers, notaries
- Created: 04.11.2019
About the role
Joining the highly regarded and growing Banking & Finance team of the leading international law firm with daily opportunities to experience Ukrainian and international deals across various industry sectors with a great deal of client contact responsibility and continuous personal development. Working as part of the leading international law firm in Ukraine and the largest law firm in Europe and 5th largest globally with leading banking and finance and capital markets practitioners based in the United Kingdom, Central and Eastern Europe.
Our finance team works with both international and local banks, credit organisations and other financial institutions and their shareholders and customers, and offers a full range of services relating to financial transactions (project finance, asset finance and other types of structured finance projects, capital markets, derivatives and other transactions with securities, both locally and internationally, NPLs assignments and transfers and various other transactions) and regulatory matters in the financial services sector (regulation of banks, payment services providers and payment systems, corporate governance of banks and financial institutions and FinTech). We are working with the leading banks and other providers of financial services in close cooperation with the financial services regulators on applying and developing the rules for lending, creating security interests, asset management, payment services and other aspects of financial services.
We ranked as Band 1 in Banking & Finance in CEE in 2019 and Tier 1 for Banking, finance and capital markets in Ukraine by Legal 500, 2019.
Being part of CMS CEE / CIS regional banking practice to ensure that our clients receive the benefit of in-depth local knowledge as well as international best practice across CEE / CIS. Finance team has advantages of direct access to the experience of outstanding finance practice of CMS in the United Kingdom (with outstanding office in London and six offices throughout the UK) and other jurisdictions.
This is a great opportunity to work as part of our Kyiv team, often working closely with our wider team in other offices, advising clients on all types of financial transactions projects including commercial, retail, energy, pharmaceutical and infrastructure.
We are looking for an energetic, proactive and enthusiastic individual with a high level of expertise and strong business English level and excellent knowledge of Ukrainian. Someone who can remain calm under pressure and is able to manage and prioritise competing demands accordingly.
We will consider candidates who:
- have at least 3-4 years of full-time experience in banking & finance transactions, including structured finance deals and cross-border restructurings, interest in capital markets, derivatives and other types of finance transactions
- are Ukraine qualified with a degree in law from a reputable university
- have excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English, Ukrainian and Russian languages
- have commercial approach, strong interpersonal, administration and time management skills
- have flexibility, ability to multi-task and work under pressure
- are able to work both independently and as part of a team
Application deadline: 31 December 2019
Please send your CV and Cover letter to contact person.
Please pay attention that the European Business Association, registered at 1A Andriyivsky Uzviz, Kyiv, 04070, Ukraine, identification code of legal entity 31811085, neither collects nor in any other way processes your personal data, submitted to the contact person within this vacancy announcement. In order to receive information required by law, in particular on the data controller and purposes of data processing in such cases, etc., please get in touch with the contact person mentioned above.