Paralegal for Group Legal (Full Time)

At Vontobel, we are committed to actively shaping our future. We create and pursue investment opportunities that get our clients ahead. As a global financial service provider with Swiss roots, we specialize in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions that fit.

Within the Group Legal department we look for a junior lawyer or paralegal to support our team providing legal advice to the wealth management business of Bank Vontobel.

Your Challenge

  • Regular contact with relationship managers of Vontobel's wealth management business, Swiss and foreign authorities and infrastructures as well other compliance departments at Vontobel:
  • Managing administrative part in respect of inheritance cases
  • Independently research of specific legal questions in respect of heritage situations with the suport of a more senior legal counsel, handling of client complaints
  • Managing information / disclosure requests of Swiss federal or cantonal as well as foreign authorities, including research in respect of related legal questions
  • Conducting legal research in respect of a variety of legal matters (employment law, banking regulation, corporate law, contract law etc)
  • Generally providing support to Head Group Legal (administrative matters as well as project related work) and various teams of Group Legal

Your Qualification

  • Bachelor of law of a university in Switzerland (or similar education in Switzerland)
  • Well organized person able to manage various tasks simultaneously and who keeps the oversight also in hectic times
  • Interested in working in an enthusiastic team with flat hierarchy
  • Excellent German language skills as well as very good English and French skills

Contact

Ana Piubel, +41 58 283 63 55, Corporate Human Resources

Location

Zürich / Gotthardstrasse 35