Senior legal counsel


ING is looking for a motivated, all-round Senior Legal Counsel to strengthen the Global Legal team. Your primary focus will be internal and external investigations, whistleblower proceedings and the management of incidents (mainly in the area of financial economic crime). You will also be involved in the other areas handled by the team such as competition law.

Job description

You will be working closely together with colleagues in the business, compliance and the Corporate Security & Investigations department, so you can pro-actively provide advice regarding investigations and the management and prevention of incidents. You will closely follow (international) developments and will maintain a network inside and outside of ING with other parties active in the area of investigations.

Your work environment

Within the General Legal Affairs Department, the Global Legal department is responsible for advising the Board, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Security & Investigations and other ING corporate staff departments on a wide range of legal issues, such as sustainability, anti-money laundering, legal proceedings, advising on notification requirements, market abuse and insider trading, internal procedures and investigations, sanctions and annual reports.

Your profile

For this position it is important that you are accurate, pro-active and like to work in a very broad practice.

Furthermore you have:

  • A university degree in Dutch Law
  • At least 7 years of proven, relevant working experience within an international financial organisation, at a regulator or in a law firm
  • At least 2 years of experience regarding (internal) investigations
  • Knowledge of competition law is a plus

Skills required

  • Ability to translate legal requirements in concise, practical advice
  • Ability to manage the different interests of the stakeholders involved
  • Fluent in Dutch and English
  • Strong analytical skills

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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Please note, multiple interview steps involving various business stakeholders will be part of the selection process.

Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO


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