Legal Director Real Estate (m/f) - 100%

Geneva Permanent

added 19/07/2021

  • Exciting opportunity to join an international project team, based in Geneva
  • Start-up phase of an ambitious real-estate / hospitality project in Switzerland

About Our Client

Our client is a privately-owned investment firm, dedicated to develop and promote an ambitious real-estate project in Switzerland.

Job Description

Part of a multi-discipline project team, the Legal Director will support legal and general advisory needs associated with a large-scale real estate development project.

In collaboration with external lawyers, the Legal Director will:

  • Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for real estate transactions, construction and government relationships
  • Draft and negotiate contracts and documentation
  • Ensure that appropriate approvals are in place for the construction activity of the Company
  • Manage regulatory and compliance related services
  • Defend & Manage litigation.
  • Handle all company related legal issues, including contracts, corporate structure and documentation, financing agreements, planning and zoning issues
  • Do the follow up of court cases and coordinate solicitors/advocates
  • Draft the agreements and politics for the support of the Company's activity
  • Draft all Real Estate related Documents.

The Successful Applicant

We look for an entrepreneurial profile, able to effectively deliver concrete results in a fast-paced environment

  • Bachelor and Master degree in Law (Lawyer qualification is a plus)
  • 3-5 years' experience in real estate sector in Switzerland
  • Good knowledge of Swiss law and special directives
  • Good knowledge of local construction norms and standards
  • Fluent in French and in English. German, Russian, Eastern European languages would be a plus
  • Experience in the Hospitality Sector is a plus

What's on Offer

To discuss.

Astrid Requet-Barville
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