Junior Legal Counsel (Kanton Zug)

For our customer, an international company in Canton of Zug we are looking for a young and motivated professional as

Junior Legal Counsel 100%

Your responsibilities

  • Drafting and legal review of international sales contracts, where required, ensuring compliance with legislation in multiple jurisdictions;
  • Analysis of potential counterparties according to the KYC procedure established in the company;
  • Managing relationships and control work assigned to external legal counsel;
  • Legal analysis of customers‘ claims, commercial acts, survey reports and other claims documents;
  • Monitoring of emerging legal developments and changes in the regulatory landscape affecting the Group;
  • Archiving of documents and other technical work.

Your profile:

  • Law Degree from an accredited university in EU, Switzerland, UK or Australia;
  • Experience in an international or Swiss law firm;
  • Proficient command of written and spoken English is a must, knowledge of German or Russian is advantageous;
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel);
  • General knowledge or experience of working in commodities sector would be of value
  • Ability to handle multiple competing tasks and priorities within tight time frames;
  • Effective communicator with strong negotiation and relationship management skills;
  • Flexibility to work within different cultural environments;
  • EU-passport or a valid working permit in Switzerland is a must;
  • Residence in the German-speaking part of Switzerland would be a plus.


If you can identify yourself with the requirements of this challenging position, we kindly ask you to press the red button „APPLY NOW“ below and upload your CV.