Commercial Lawyer (f/m/d)

Posted 16 January 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameSam Hadfield

Job description

​Our Client, one of the largest independent producers of green electricity in Europe owing to being a part of one of the world's leading asset managers within the renewable energy sector, is looking for a commercial lawyer who can actively shape the energy transition and become part of their dynamic legal team.

What to Expect:

  • Implementation of regulatory requirements in the areas of supervisory law, anti-money laundering law and compliance and data protection

  • Carrying out KYC/ABC checks of contractual partners, in particular of investors and contractual partners in the purchase/course of investment objects

  • Examination of potential conflicts of interest, outsourcing and donations

  • Collaboration in the development of legal know-how in the legal and compliance department

  • Creation and updating of company policies and processes

  • Control compliance with internal processes and company policies

  • Compliance with and documentation of the asset management company's reporting obligations

  • Support for internal audits, audits of annual financial statements and audits

  • Collaboration in the preparation, review and administration of contracts, resolutions and other legal documents in English / German

  • Assumption of tasks in the area of investor onboarding and committee management

What You Bring to The Table:

  • Degree in economics or law or comparable training (e.g. paralegal and notary clerk)

  • Due to your several years of legal professional experience, you have in-depth knowledge in the field of compliance and/or law

  • Very good knowledge of the English language is required

  • You have a high level of social skills, the ability to work in a team, reliability and discretion

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Sam Hadfield (sam.hadfield@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)