In an environment of ever increasing globalization we provide professional services in 80+ countries to help our clients operate across borders. Whether entering a new market or driving in country growth we ensure they stay focused on their core business, taking the stress away from their accounting, legal and HR responsibilities.
The Junior Legal Officer will handle all legal and administrative matters of client companies, and is able to maintain and develop relationships with domestic and foreign advisors, banks and shareholders taking into account the existing procedures of TMF Group. The Legal Officer is part of a dedicated client team and has a delegated responsibility to keep the client files in good legal and financial standing.
Assist in incorporations, approval of the accounts, share transfers, shareholders meetings,
liquidation and other paralegal work of client companies in close co-operation with the client
and other relevant parties.
Appoint or dismiss directors, change of domicile of the company, etc
Take care of registration with the Commercial Court and other registrations
Update and maintain the client portfolio in good standing and comply with the French
Attend and independently carry out meetings with clients and consultants.
Ensure that all legal procedures remain in line with applicable law and overall objectives.
Execute any activities necessary to ensure TMF Group c.a. and its clients comply with whichfrom a sound compliance point of view required or otherwise desired.
Continuously develop strong working relationships with consultants and clients involved with
TMF Group and adequately keep up with activities and refer them to third parties, such that possibilities of activities to be referred to TMF Group are demonstrable increased.
Act if cross-selling opportunities arise
Keep records per account of own worked hours and follow up of the budget, invoicing and collection.
Perform other duties as assigned or requested.
At the request of the Direction, fulfill the role of personal Director for clients.
Job specific requirements
University's Degree in Law, with specialization in Corporate and Company Law;
Between 1 and 3 years of working experience in similar position.
Good knowledge of Corporate Law and Regulations.
Excellent English written and verbal communication skills.
General interest in international financial/capital markets and financial instruments.
Good communication skills coupled with the ability to liaise with people internationally, through spoken and written channels and at all levels
Result oriented and decisive.
Self-management and responsible.
Flexible, analytical and convincing.
Personal credibility, integrity and high moral standards.
Working at TMF Group offers
Learning opportunities: you will work with highly experienced colleagues who are ready to share their knowledge, and will receive the opportunity to work on diverse and complex client requests. You will also be able to apply for and be supported for training.
Value-driven work environment: you can expect integrity and respect from all your colleagues and your leadership team.
Teamwork: an environment where we learn from our mistakes and work together to improve our processes continuously. A no-blame culture where teamwork is important, valued and lived daily.