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EY Law professional specialized in Banking, Finance and Transactions in Athens, Greece

Law professional specialized in Banking, Finance and Transactions


Requisition # GRE000UM

Post Date Jan 12, 2021

Platis – Anastassiadis & Associates Law Partnership is part of the EY Law network, which operates in 80+ countries globally and is comprised of 2400 people. Our purpose is to build a better working world for our clients, our people and our communities. Because the better business works, the better the world works. With us, you‘ll build a legacy. You’ll grow your skillset, and expand your mindset. You’ll focus your intelligence and imagination on the most crucial, complex legal issues facing business, government and society today.

The opportunity

We are currently seeking for a Law professional specialized in Banking, Finance and Transactions to support our Legal team and help our clients in law projects at different industry sectors. Actively establish internal and external relationships. Anticipate and identify risks within engagements and raise any issues. You will also keep informed of professional standards and firm policies and procedures and effectivelyapply this knowledge to different client situations.

In return, you can expect leading-class learning and development tailored to your unique interests and motivations. You will be given all the skills, knowledge and opportunities to progress and become ready to build a better working world for our people, our clients and the communities that support us.

Your key responsibilities

Everything you will do will come back to providing special legal activities for our clients. Colleagues and clients from a diverse array of backgrounds will look to you first for answers, so you will be a high-profile contact when it comes to resolving complex issues. As you build your knowledge and experience, you will become a legal advisor, influencing clients and engagement teams on resolutions that will impact entire industries and develop your career within a global organization.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Work effectively in a team sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and update other senior team members on progress.

  • Build strong internal relationships within other departments and teams across the organization.

  • Continually develop personal skills through training, experience and coaching.

  • Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • 1-2 years professional law working experience in Banking, Finance and Transaction matters sectors (said working experience excludes internship)

  • A willingness to embrace a new challenge, in a non-traditional legal services environment

  • Strong academic record including a university degree in Law and LLM in Banking & Finance (preferably from a top ranked foreign university)

  • Substantial MS office knowledge

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Greek and English

  • Excellent communication andprioritization skills

  • Strong teamwork and project management skills

  • Results-oriented approach with keen attention to high quality, details and accuracy

  • Self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • abroad understanding of bank regulatory capital issues and other issues affecting the banking sector

  • Prior experience with main elements of corporate law and involvement in corporate transactions (M&A) shall be considered a strong asset

Working location: Athens

What we look for

What is most important is that you are dedicated to working with your colleagues as member of a high-performing team. Our offerings are based on a deep understanding of the processes so natural curiosity and the confidence to speak up when you see something that could be improved are essential. If you have got the right combination of technical knowledge and communication skills, this role is for you.

What we offer

We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. Plus, we offer:

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.

  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.

  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.

  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

About EY

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, strategy, transaction and consulting services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

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If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

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