Head of Legal for NatWest Nordisk Renting

Nordisk Renting
den 29 juni 2018
den 13 augusti 2018
Anousheh Abuhamzeh

Nordisk Renting is now looking for a Head of Legal to be based in Stockholm

Your role
As the Head of Legal of Nordisk Renting you will be in in charge of the legal function of the business with its subsidiaries in the Nordic Region. You will be a member of the management team, with local supervision by the CEO of Nordisk Renting and reporting line to Head of Structured Debt, Commercial and Private Banking Legal in the UK.

In this role, you will be in charge of ensuring a high quality legal function with e g the following tasks and responsibilities:

Delivering the legal strategy of the Nordisk Renting business, presenting to the Board and working with business stakeholders and legal colleagues to ensure the timely, effective and efficient delivery of all issues, projects and initiatives. Managing and co-ordinating the delivery of legal advice and support (internal and external) to the business units and associated control and support functions.Transactional support, focussing on complex transactions with underlying real estate and infrastructure assets.Managing legal risk in the business.

The role is focused on supporting the Nordisk Renting business operating in the Nordic Region with its main operating focus in Sweden and Finland, and with transactions also in Norway and Denmark. As the company is an integral part of an international financial group you will also interact with other international stakeholders on a regular basis.

Your profile
We are looking for a highly qualified senior legal counsel who has already gained strong skills and an impressive track record in providing business focused legal advice in the real estate and financial sectors.

You have:
10+ years of relevant experience of legal services in Sweden; ideally in a law firm and/or a company with international exposure.  We see that you have a solid background of working with large  real estate transactions and it is an advantage if you also understand the requirements in the financial sector.  You should combine an analytical and proactive mindset with business acumen, management skills and leadership talent.

You are:
A proactive, flexible and positive person with solid legal skills and sound business judgment and interest. You have confidence in your role as a senior legal counsel. You are also a service-minded person who can combine evaluation  of risks with the need to make decisions. It is also important that you are good at building and maintaining relationships both internally and externally. International experience is an asset.

We offer:
As a senior member of the leadership team of Nordisk Renting you will help drive a diverse, fast-paced and customer focussed business based in the Nordic Region, part of NatWest Structured Finance. Your primary focus will be as a legal advisor to local and central stakeholders, but as a senior and experienced colleague you will also contribute to the wider agenda. For the right person this is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic team and a core business for the bank.

We offer you an exciting job in an international environment with possibilities for you to develop and grow. You will be based in our office in central Stockholm and will have the opportunity for some travel to other Nordic countries and the UK.

For questions about this role, please contact the responsible recruitment consultant Anousheh Abuhamzeh at Jurek Recruitment & Staffing; 0766-33 14 42 alternatively anousheh.abuhamzeh@jurek.se.

You are warmly welcome with your application as soon as possible. Selection is ongoing and searching service goes through Jurek Recruitment & Staffing website, www.jurek.se.

Stockholms län

Tillsvidare Heltid

Anousheh Abuhamzeh
0766-33 14 42

About the company:
Nordisk Renting provides customised lease funding solutions for strategic property and infrastructure assets. Customers include Nordic corporates, Nordic subsidiaries of UK and Western European corporates as well as public sector entities. We enable customers to release capital from strategic assets while retaining operational control.

Nordisk Renting is owned by the Royal Bank of Scotland Group and operates under the NatWest brand, we have > 30 year track record and a team based in Stockholm and Helsinki.