Regulatory Legal Officer

Regulatory Legal Officer
Region: Brussels
Required experience: 2 years
Environment: Company
Ref: LexGO19/08-2
Contract: Permanent position (Full-time)

Company description

Euroclear is a global provider of market infrastructure services that provides settlement, safe-keeping and servicing for a range of securities, including bonds, equities, derivatives and investment funds. By connecting over 2,000 financial market participants across the globe and ensuring that securities transactions are processed safely and efficiently, Euroclear reinforces the efficiency of the financial markets.

Euroclear is a people-oriented organisation with a renowned reputation in the global markets. As the trusted provider of post-trade services, Euroclear connects participants from across the globe and ensures the transfer of money and securities. With over 3,800 people based around the world, Euroclear has a culture of high performance and continuous development where every employee can grow and thrive.


Your main responsibilities will be to provide legal advice with regards to corporate & regulatory matters (regulatory analysis in particular regarding corporate governance, AML, UN/EU/OFAC sanction programs and embargoes etc), that impact and relate to settlement services.

You will join a dynamic team of lawyers with a great team spirit willing to work in a good atmosphere.

As Regulatory Legal Officer , your tasks will include:

  • advise (internal) clients and management on the legal framework;  
  • prepare regulatory impact analysis on practical use cases;  
  • documenting the services offered by Euroclear vis-à-vis clients, counterparts, service providers, other Euroclear group entities;  
  • cooperating with the lawyers of the Legal Division within all entities of the Euroclear Group  
  • close cooperation with internal business teams from corporate secretariat, compliance, product management, operations, etc;

Searched profile

  • You are a Belgian qualified lawyer with minimum 2 years of relevant experience in the capital market, preferably gained in a law firm or as in-house counsel of a bank, broker or other financial institution; 
  • You have a sound knowledge of financial regulatory (e.g. settlement finality directive, CSDR, UN/EU/OFAC sanction programs and embargoes etc) and of Belgian corporate law;
  • You are fluent in French, Dutch or German and English; 
  • You have good drafting skills, combined with good communication skills and ability to integrate in a team;
  • You are detailed-oriented and analytic, pragmatic, risk aware and capable to take initiatives;
  • You are able to deliver high quality support consistent across jurisdictions, in a timely, pragmatic, cost efficient and effective fashion, and to build a solid understanding of the business of the Euroclear Group;
  • Assertiveness, clear judgement, persuasion, and organizational sensitivity are not unknown concepts to you.


Embark on your new adventure at Euroclear, and work at the heart of the global capital markets. Euroclear connects over 2,000 financial institutions across the globe. As an open and resilient infrastructure, they contribute to the stability of the financial markets. They help clients cut through complexity, lower costs, and mitigate risks of financial transactions. At Euroclear, it is a clear ambition to use its key role to facilitate and accelerate a sustainable global financial system. 

At Euroclear, you will

  • work closely with inspiring, supportive and engaged colleagues from more than 80 different countries. 
  • practice your talents in a highly professional international environment. 
  • join a learning and development environment with an emphasis on knowledge sharing and training.
  • be part of a hybrid working model where you can connect at the office and benefit from remote working.  
  • be part of an inclusive culture that celebrates diversity and strives to be a Great Place to Work for All.
  • be entitled to a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.


Apply immediately with the Apply Button or contact Kathleen Peirsman for more information (+32 473 49 71 80.)

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