Fund Legal Officer
01/12/2021

Regio: Brussel
Functie: Jurist(e)
Type werkgever: Onderneming
Materie: Vennootschapsrecht, Bank- en financieel recht, Investeringsfondsen
Type job: Voltijds
Contract Type: Contract onbepaalde duur
Te gebruiken referentie: LexGO01/12-2

BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) is part of BNP Paribas Group and is responsible for the process of managing and monitoring assets, on behalf of individual and corporate clients.Ā BNPP AM is currently looking for a Fund Legal Officer with minimum 2 years of experience to join its legal advisory team based in Brussels.

Toon Alles
Sluit Alles


BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) is the investment management arm of BNP Paribas, one of the world’s major financial institutions. It is responsible for the process of managing and monitoring assets, on behalf of individual, corporate and institutional clients.

Managing and advising EUR 634 billion in assets as at 30 September 2021, BNP Paribas Asset Management offers a comprehensive range of active, passive and quantitative investment solutions covering a broad spectrum of asset classes and regions. With around 500 investment professionals and more than 400 client servicing specialists, BNP Paribas Asset Management serves clients in 37 countries around the world. Since 2002, BNP Paribas Asset Management has been a major player in sustainable and responsible investing.

As part of the BNP Paribas lawyers team, the legal team of BNPP AM is one independent and collaborative team of legal experts. Their responsibility is to support and protect the Group and more specifically BNPP AM (Belgium) in a challenging and permanently evolving environment.

Their mission is to provide agile and responsive legal support, legal risk management and controls to the Group and BNPP AM (Belgium) in a manner that adheres to the highest standards of excellence and integrity.

As Fund Legal Officer, you are responsible for delivering state of the art legal services and support to the business of BNPP AM Belgium.

As Fund Legal Officer you will be a Business partner, providing legal support and expertise and advising the Product Engineering team and the Business in order to provide BNPP AM & third parties with competitive and legally optimal products in compliance with local and European regulations.

Your tasks will, among others, include:

  • Provide legal support and answer requests and questions about legislation and regulation of products
     
  • Maintain and develop close and reliable relationships with the local Regulatory Authorities and explain/defend the BNPP AM point of view regarding the interpretation of regulations
     
  • Ensure the timely submission of all documents for approval and other legal and administrative tasks
     
  • Follow-up and anticipate the potential evolution of regulation
     
  • Liaise with specialized lawyer’s offices or auditors regarding complex questions or legislation
     
  • Analyse specifications of new products and to ensure their compliance with regulation
     
  • Ensure legal and regulatory integrity of the Funds (stringent requirements of the FSMA e.g. corporate governance, FSMA regulations and circulars...)
     
  • Corporate housekeeping (organization of board and general assembly meetings, drafting of minutes and resolutions, certification of documents, maintaining the list of authorised signatories and other corporate documents, trade registry filings)
     
  • Take charge of all consequences of decisions taken by the Board of Directors, the General Meeting of shareholders, on the legal and administrative levels (products mergers, liquidations)
     
  • Perform appropriate regulatory watch, according to the process and organization defined by the team

  • You obtained a Belgian Master in Law;
     
  • You have at least 2 years of experience in a corporate or financial legal position
     
  • You have an excellent command of English and Dutch/French and a sufficient working knowledge of the second national language;
     
  • You have a good knowledge of the various MS Office tools
     
  • You have good analytical skills
     
  • You have great communication and negotiation skills
     
  • You have an organizational talent and are able to manage risks
     
  • You’re able to work in a team
     
  • You are patient and are eager to learn
     
  • You have a client focused and business oriented approach
     
  • Integrity is an important value to you

BNPP AM offers you a challenging job with a lot of contacts and room for initiatives. You will work in an environment stimulating personal development and growth. You will have the opportunity to work on various interesting legal matters and build your knowledge and expertise.

In addition, BNPP AM offers a highly competitive remuneration package in line with your qualifications and experience, including attractive benefits.

GeĆÆnteresseerd?

Apply immediately with the Apply Button or contact Diether Vandenbussche for more information.

Contact Diether by mail: [email protected] or call +32 477 22 95 52.

When you apply, we will keep your CV and other personal data you give us in our database in accordance with our privacy notice.

 

This vacancy is in exclusive cooperation with YouConnect | Partners for legal & HR talent.

Please mention the reference "LexGO01/12-2"


Andere vacatures van YouConnect

Andere vacatures voor zelfde functie: Jurist(e)

Andere vacatures in zelfde materie(s): Vennootschapsrecht , Bank- en financieel recht , Investeringsfondsen

Andere vacatures in zelfde functie en regio: Jurist(e) (Brussel)

Alle vacatures

Jobs in de kijker

Jurist (m/v) - Meise

Jurist (m/v) - Meise

Read more
Junior Legal Counsel -...

Junior Legal Counsel - Arendonk

Read more
Bedrijfsjurist...

Bedrijfsjurist Verzekeringen - Aalst

Read more
Legal Counsel (M / W)...

Legal Counsel (M / W) CORPORATE - FINANCE - COMPLIANCE

Read more
Legal counsel -...

Legal counsel - aannemingsrecht (W.-Vl)

Read more
Legal Advisor AML - Brussel

Legal Advisor AML - Brussel

Read more
Junior dossierbeheerder...

Junior dossierbeheerder familiaal - Antwerpen

Read more
Advocaat-stagiair(e)...

Advocaat-stagiair(e) (Antwerpen)

Read more
Legal Advisor Corporate /...

Legal Advisor Corporate / M&A - Brugge

Read more
Pas afgestudeerde master...

Pas afgestudeerde master rechten of notariaat (M/V/X)

Read more

LexGO Network