(Senior) Legal Counsel

  • Posted: 15/08/2023
  • Salary: 130000
  • Location: Zürich, Switzerland
  • Job Type: Permanent/Fixed Term
Legal Counsel - Italian Law Specialist | Swiss Insurance Firm

Join our dynamic team at a leading Swiss insurance firm as a Legal Counsel. This role is pivotal in ensuring our operations, especially within the Italian business segment, comply with legal and regulatory standards. Fluent Italian and English proficiency are essential.

Your Role and Responsibilities:

  • Legal Expertise: Leverage your comprehensive understanding of Italian law to manage a diverse range of legal matters, primarily focusing on compliance, including AML and FATCA, followed by legal topics and tax aspects.
  • Team Collaboration: Collaborate closely with a small team, engaging with back-office functions and sales teams. 
  • Hands-On Approach: As a key player, engage in various tasks that necessitate your hands-on mentality, ensuring all legal aspects are well-addressed and aligned with business goals.
  • background in banking, insurance, or consulting, ensuring you are well-versed in high-value client interactions, especially within the realm of brokers and clientele in Liechtenstein.

Requirements for Success:

  • Demonstrate expertise in Italian law, with the ability to apply it effectively to our business landscape.
  • Language Proficiency: Fluent Italian and English proficiency are mandatory. German language skills are advantageous.
  • Possess a minimum of 5 years experience in legal roles, ideally within the banking or insurance sectors.
  • Given the integral nature of this role, your commitment to the area and a proven ability to stay and contribute are paramount.


This is an exceptional opportunity for a legal professional with in-depth expertise in Italian law to make a significant impact within a reputable Swiss insurance firm. If you are seeking a stimulating and rewarding role where your skills and experience will be valued, we invite you to apply.

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