Headquartered in Amsterdam, European Central Counterparty N.V. (EuroCCP) provides post-trade services to stock exchanges, multilateral trading facilities (MTFs), other equities trading platforms and for OTC equities trades. Under supervision of the Dutch Central Bank and the Authority for Financial Markets, EuroCCP services exchanges and trading platforms regulated under MiFID. It clears securities from 19 European markets and the United States, depositary receipts as well as ETFs.
To strengthen its legal and compliance department in Amsterdam, EuroCCP is looking for a senior legal and compliance counsel.
As senior legal and compliance counsel you are responsible for advising the organisation on all relevant legal matters and for monitoring compliance with regard to EMIR and other EU-wide legislation. You ensure the quality of legal advice and documentation. Furthermore, you make sure effective processes are in place to establish, update, monitor and report on compliance.
The senior legal and compliance counsel reports directly to the head of legal and compliance.
Profielat least 8 years of experience in an international law firm and/or in the financial sector experience with the legal framework relevant to regulated services excellent contract drafting skills and experience with regulatory driven policies having worked for or having advised a securities post-trade business or clearing company is an asset a flexible, communicative, self-driven and entrepreneurial professional with a focus on delivering high-quality work fluent in English and Dutch, knowledge of German, French or Spanish is a plus
PropositieA responsible senior position in a team of highly driven professionals within an ambitious international organisation that operates at the heart of the European financial market infrastructure and offers excellent development and training opportunities, with respect for personal life and development.