UBS Financial Services Structured Products Lawyer - UBS Career Comeback Program in Opfikon, Switzerland

Your role:

Been out of the workforce for two or more years and ready to come back? Already built a career in financial services (or in a transferable role) and want to take the next step on your career path?

We recognise the added value that experienced talent brings into our workplace. And we also know that it’s not always easy to find the right work opportunity after a career break. That’s where UBS Career Comeback comes in – to help make the transition back to work a success. More information you can find under: www.ubs.com/career-comeback

Do you have a practical knowledge of both fixed income and equity financial products ? Do you have a solid background in the legal profession? We're looking for someone like this to:

– partner with our Investment Bank colleagues to give legal and regulatory advice

– collaborate with colleagues within Legal and our businesses across Europe in an advisory capacity

– be involved in all stages of product lifecycle including new product approvals

– stay up to date with relevant regulatory developments to make sure we meet all obligations to our customers and regulators

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS HR Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You'll be working in the Investment Bank legal team. We’re responsible for advising our Investment Bank colleagues on legal and regulatory matters related to structured products they offer our customers. So you could be covering equities or fixed income structured products in multiple locations in the region. We also work closely with our colleagues around the globe to make sure the advice we give to our businesses is consistent and fits internal policies.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

– a Swiss degree in law and admittance to the bar (additional relevant education like LL.M. an asset)

– 2-5 years of practical experience in international banking or in an international law firm

– an interest in complex legal and regulatory issues as well as in the area of financial instruments

You are:

– a strong written and verbal communicator, used to interacting with colleagues at all levels

– a team player and an expert at building networks and connections

– known for taking initiative and having an independent work style and for hitting deadlines

– comfortable in working in a dynamic and varied legal environment

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 151179BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Structured Products Lawyer - UBS Career Comeback Program

City: Opfikon

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Legal