Robeco Institutional Asset Management (Robeco), headquartered in Rotterdam, offers a number of investment solutions in a broad range of strategies to institutional and private investors. Robeco has over 1250 professionals located in 13 countries, with sales offices in Europe, the United States, the Middle East and Asia. Robeco is part of the Robeco Group, which managed assets totaling over €240 billion per year end 2014. As of July 2013, the Robeco Group is 90% owned by ORIX, a financial services conglomerate based in Tokyo, Japan.
Robeco’s Legal Affairs department comprises 17 lawyers and 6 support staff, divided into 4 teams. Within Legal Affairs, the Legal Sales Support team provides legal support to sales offices worldwide. To strengthen this energetic and motivated team we are currently looking for a
Senior Legal Counsel
challenging, truly international position
Together with your team you will be first point of contact for sales activities in Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. You will provide legal support to country and sales managers on a variety of sales related issues. An important part of your time involves drafting, reviewing and negotiating customized investment management and distribution agreements as well as the registration and maintenance of Robeco and the Robeco investment funds. The Senior Legal Counsel will report to the fully co-operating team head of the Legal Sales Support Team.
ProfielDutch or European Master of Law 5-10 years’ work experience, preferably in an international law firm and/or a financial institution knowledge of EU financial law and relevant directives such as AIFMD, UCITS and MiFID sound drafting skills and a good command of the English language solution- and client-oriented, business savvy team player, willing to travel from time to time
Propositieprominent independent asset management organization with an ambitious growth strategy dynamic and international working environment in the top of the industry broad, autonomous position early involvement in sales activities, close co-operation with the business new state of the art offices as of May 2016 opposite Rotterdam Central station