EY Senior Professional in Corporate Law in Athens, Greece

Senior Professional in Corporate Law


Requisition # ATH0009A

Post Date Mar 19, 2018

From small businesses to some of the world’s best-known brands, our clients count on reliable financial statements, information and processes to inform their on-going strategies. More than ever, business is about interpreting and reacting to complex data - and they look to us for advice and services they can trust every time. You will use your professional skills and experience to make it happen, handling complex legal procedures across a broad range of industries and responsibilities .

The opportunity

We are currently seeking for a Senior Professional in Corporate Law 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 speciallegal 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.

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

  • 2to 5 years’corporate restructuring and Labour Law. Experience on insolvency and liquidation would be an asset.

  • Strong academic record including a university degree in Law – LLM will be consider as an asset

  • Substantial MS office knowledge

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Greek and English

  • Excellent communication andprioritization skills

  • Strong teamwork and leadership/project management skills

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

  • Self-motivation and desire to exceed expectations

Working location: Athens

What working at EY offers

  • Support, feedback and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career both inside and outside Greece

  • Developed system of performance management and career development that enables you to have the freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

  • Opportunity to work in an international environment

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we hire and develop the most passionate people in their field to help build a better working world. This starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. So that whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please submit your CV via the respective link as soon as possible.

Upon reviewing all applications, we will only contact short-listed candidates to discuss on next steps of our selection process.