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We are seeking an Internal Legal Associate
We are seeking a junior Internal Legal Associate, to work in our Risk Management department to advise KPMG internally.
Reporting directly to the General Counsel, constantly interacting with client-facing teams as well as Central functions managers and supporting them with all matters related to contracting and corporate compliance.
The Risk Management department provides a professional legal support service to ensure that KPMG Luxembourg's activities are completed efficiently and accurately to meet business deadlines. More precisely, the post-holder will have involvement and ownership across a broad range of legal matters.
What you will be working on • Performing and supporting contractual reviews from a variety of sources such as KPMG Luxembourg departments, suppliers, clients, subcontractors. • Solving and following up on issues regarding legal files to ensure that the best possible service can be offered to your stakeholders. • Researching and evaluating different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations with a full compliance with the KPMG policies and the law. • Drafting and solidifying agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the company's full legal rights. • Ensuring compliance with AML/KYC regulations and data privacy rules imposed on Company Auditors and Certified Accountants. • Providing clarification on legal language or specifications to everyone in the organization. • Conducting trainings on legal matters. • Staying informed about professional knowledge and technical skills in the area of Legal in order to maximize your professional knowledge.
What we look for • A Lawyer with a master's degree in law with at least 2 to 4 years of experience working with an international law firm or within the legal team of a high-growth company in a relevant industry. • Excellent knowledge and understanding of contracting law and procedures. • Good organizational, problem-solving and communication skills. • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to collaborate on interdepartmental issues with a sense of urgency. • Strong attention to detail, proactive and committed to quality. • Fluent in English. German and French are considered as strong assets.
What will you get
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