(Senior) Legal Counsel Capital Markets


Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: Marktconform


ING Legal Financial Markets in Amsterdam is seeking an enthusiastic, ambitious and pragmatic lawyer to support Global Capital Markets, a business which is market leader in the Netherlands. You will become part of the Legal Capital Markets team, a young and close team of highly skilled lawyers which supports and advises ING on capital markets transactions.

Role and responsibilities

  • Advise the business teams on capital markets transactions for a broad range of issuers, with focus on Debt Capital Markets, including lead-managed and co-managed deals.

  • Answer a broad variety of questions from bankers and outside counsel that arise during a transaction.

  • Review and negotiate underwriting agreements, subscription agreements, legal opinions, comfort letters and other transaction documents.

  • Drafting of contracts such as NDAs, Engagement Letters and Final Terms for private placements.

  • Review and comment on transaction documents and check for alignment with ING policies, from the initial pitch to closing.

  • Providing legal and regulatory advice to business teams.

  • Identifying significant new/changing laws and regulations (MIFID, MAR, securities laws).

  • Representing ING at international industry groups such as ICMA and AFME.

Your future colleagues

The role of (Senior) Legal Counsel Capital Markets at ING is to act as trusted advisor to the business. As team we are closely involved in supporting the Global Capital Markets team in execution of their transactions. We are a diverse and international group of 9 enthusiastic lawyers with a corporate, securities and/or financial law background, who have practiced before as attorney or in-house counsel.

Your skills and experiences

We are looking for an applicant with proven experience of 5-10 years as attorney at a law firm or as in-house legal counsel at a major corporate or bank.

The ideal candidate has:

  • a Master’s degree in Law from a reputable university (Dutch law not required, our teams house lawyers educated in a wide range of jurisdictions);

  • minimum proven experience of 5-10 years as lawyer or in-house counsel in the field of capital markets, corporate law and/or M&A;

  • proven ability to work in larger teams/organisations;

  • strong analytical skills and is pragmatic, flexible and a good communicator;

  • excellent verbal and written communication skills in English;

  • the ability to prioritize multiple projects and/or deadlines in a fast-paced work environment.

What we offer

  • A job from 36 to 40 hours and a unique offer that fits in with the times of today. We take into account your home situation and your ambitions and help you to balance work and private life. Discover yourself our employment conditions. ;

  • A salary tailored to your qualities and experience;

  • Flexible working hours and the possibility to work at home;

  • Reimbursement for travel expenses;

  • 24 vacation days with a 36-hour working week. If you work 40 hours a week, you will receive 27 vacation days;

  • Pension scheme;

  • 13th month salary;

  • Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary;

  • 8% Holiday payment;

  • Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities to realize your ambitions;

  • An informal working environment with innovative colleagues who strive for the very best.


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About us

With around 52,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to make a difference. We hire smart people like you for your potential, not your past. Our biggest expectation is that you’ll stay curious. Keep learning. Take on more responsibility. In return, we’ll back you to develop into an even more awesome version of yourself.

If you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible, surrounded by progressive, inspiring and supportive colleagues, there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING. Join us. Apply today.

Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

Arbeidsvoorwaarden: Marktconform


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