Capital Markets Lawyer
Want to help
shape the bank of tomorrow today?
the bank for a changing world, our employees make change their greatest asset,
turning challenges into opportunities. Their forward-thinking attitude enables
them to offer our customers creative solutions which are perfectly suited to
their needs. At BNP Paribas Fortis, the country's number one bank, employees
benefit from consistent career growth in a meaningful, rewarding and flexible
The Legal Department of BNP Paribas Fortis is composed of approx. 80
persons. We are looking for a Financing and Capital Markets lawyer to support
the bank’s corporate and retail banking operations.
capital markets activities
and capital markets activities at BNP Paribas Fortis cover
a large variety of business lines.
businesses of Export Finance, Project Finance, Corporate Acquisition Finance,
Leveraged Finance and Loan Syndication. The geographic scope covers a major
part of EMEA (Europe, Middle-East and Africa).
Derivatives, Repo, Securities Lending and
Structured Finance, Debt and Equity Capital Markets, Commercial Paper,
Securitisation and Asset Liability Management.
position will involve advising and supporting the development of the above
mentioned business activities. As a transactional lawyer, you will be exposed
to a wide variety of transactions management where you will be involved from
the project's inception through to completion. You will be requested to provide
legal and regulatory advices in the context of those transactions but also more
generally to the businesses and other support functions. You will have to
monitor the legal and market developments and you may be requested to support
the management of litigations connected to your business.
You will work in several teams
and you will be trained to manage progressively on your own the different above
We are looking for a candidate with strong drafting,
negotiating and advisory skills.
successful candidate is a qualified lawyer replying to the following:
Master Degree in Law.
Strong academic credentials
Willing to work and learn in the multiple
domains of Financing and Capital Markets
Previous relevant experience in banking and
financial law and/or capital markets is a plus.
verbal and written communication skills in English, French and Dutch.
Legal analytic skills. Ability to analyse
legal issues quickly and to provide comprehensive solutions.
Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
Able to work independently and accurately
with attention to detail.
A team-player who is willing to share
know-how and to cooperate with the other lawyers.
Ability to manage several tasks whilst
working under pressure.
What does BNP
Paribas Fortis offer you?
believe that our evolution is driven and inspired by our employees. In return,
we aim to provide optimal working conditions that enable you to develop on both
a professional and personal level. We offer a challenging working environment
in which you are going to have a real impact within our company. You can
actively shape your benefit package to respond to your individual needs.
changing world, diversity and inclusion are core values. At BNP Paribas Fortis,
we want to attract and retain women and men of all ages, from all backgrounds,
each with his or her own experience. We firmly believe that diversity increases
performance and innovation. All our offers for full time are also available for
90% or 80%.
Paribas Fortis and apply here.
selection is based on your CV and cover letter. If we are convinced that you
are the appropriate candidate, we will contact you! Good luck!