Jobs in Romania
Corporate/M&As - Mid-Snr Lawyer - CEE Regional Law Firm - Bucharest Legal vacancy
A large CEE regional, international law firm wishes to appoint a senior lawyer, preferably with dual Romanian and UK/US qualification and a corporate/M&As specialisation lawyer, ideally with UK/US or other common law country's qualifications (but not essential). Ideal candidate will be a senior associate with at least three to six years of PQE gained at another international or top 10 Romanian law firm, and s/he will have demonstrated client handling and business development skills. The position allows for face to face direct contact with some of the most prominent corporate clients inclusive of Fortune 100 multinationals as well as the most reputable Romanian companies Compensation strictly depends on experience and/or any portable clients who might be able to take with you, but is envisaged to start from EURO 36K to 90K pa plus performance bonus
Chief Finance Officer - US Multinational Company (Bucharest)
International FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods) company requires a bi-lingual finance professional with completed ACCA/CPA qualifications for its Chief Finance Director vacancy. The position reports to the CEO in Bucharest and an American Officer. Knowledge of Romanian tax regulations is desired while good management skills are a must. Previous experience in a senior finance role at a publically listed company in the US/UK would be preferred. Production finance as well as B2B services finance control experience would be an added advantage. Compensation between US$80K to US$160K pa plus benefits and company car.
Project Finance/Banking Mid-Snr Level Associate - (Bucharest) - UK Law Firm
A very prestigious UK law firm that has a wide presence throughout the Central and Eastern Europe region and a particularly strong banking and finance practice now wishes to add a specialist banking & finance lawyer to its team. The practice includes all aspects of finance, syndicated lending, debt restructuring, securities and capital markets transactions. The ideal candidate will be either an associate at another international law firm or an in-house counsel at a major commercial bank in Bucharest and will have a thorough knowledge of banking regulations. The firm will actively support the right candidate in his or her professional development and will encourage participation in the marketing activities of the firm. Fluent English is required and this vacancy is also open to any expat lawyers with UK or US qualifications who are already based in Romania. Excellent compensation package is on offer between GBP 3-5K per month, depending on experience, plus annual bonus.
Commercial -Corporate Taxation Expert - Top UK Law Firm - Bucharest Office
Leading First Tier UK international law firm with a very strong presence throughout CIS and Central Europe urgently requires a mid-level tax lawyer or a registered tax advisor. The ideal candidate will preferably be an associate/corporate tax advisor with at least four years of professional experience gained at another international law firm or at one of the Big Four consulting firms. Fluent English is required as is a perfect grasp of both practical Romanian tax law, US GAAP and international corporate taxation issues. Completed ACCA qualifications and a third language are a major plus! Salary dependent STRICTLY on your level of experience, between US$45K to US$96K pa plus performance bonus.
Real Estate - Managing Associate (Head of Dept) - UK Law Firm Bucharest Legal vacancy
Our client, a prestigious UK law firm, wishes to appoint a Senior or Managing Associate, a lawyer specialising in Real Estate who will take charge of the firm's large Real Estate Department. A qualified Romanian advocate of between 5 to 9 years of PQE is preferred. The ideal candidates will have a minimum of four years of strict, solid commercial property law experience (gained at either an international law firm or at a reputable Bucharest firm's Real Estate department) plus some additional corporate/commercial law experience.
Candidates with a minimum of four years experience as an in-house counsel in an international property development company are also very welcome.
Knowledge of commercial leasing, acquisitions and related finance plus construction law and related litigation is expected.
Fully fluent English plus excellent English language conveyancing skills are essential, while French or Spanish language skills would be an added advantage. Compensation will be dependent entirely on experience, but is envisaged at US$6K to 12K per month. The firm also pays a substantial annual bonus.Excellent prospects of lock-step equity partnership for the ideal candidate.
Expat Corporate/M&As/Private Equity Lawyers (Common Law qualified) - Magic Circle Law Firm (Bucharest)
One of London's Magic Circle law firms wishes to appoint to its Bucharest office one or two lawyers with a UK, US, Australian, Canadian South African or New Zealand Bar admission. The ideal candidate will also be Romanian qualified lawyer (not essential) and will have at least three to eight years of post qualification experience in general corporate law, private equity and M&As gained at another international law firm. Excellent negotiations skills required, and team management skills are expected. Native English is preferred. Romanian language skills welcome but not essential. You can be hired either by the firm's London office with the "right of return" to London after a period of 2-3 years secondment to Bucharest or you can be hired locally. Salary dependent on your level of experience, between US$90K to US$200K pa plus performance bonus, insurance, expat repatriation and accommodation costs subject to your commitment to live and work in Romania for a minimum period of 2-3 years.
Junior Corporate/Private Equity Expat (Common Law qualified) - Magic Circle Law Firm (Bucharest)
One of London's Magic Circle law firms wishes to appoint to its Bucharest office a lawyer with a UK, US, Australian, Canadian South African or New Zealand qualification. The ideal candidate will also be Romanian qualified lawyer (not essential) and will have at least one to three years of post qualification experience in general corporate law, private equity and M&As gained at another international law firm. Native English is preferred, fluent English is an absolute must. Romanian language skills welcome but not essential. You can be hired either by the firm's London office with the "right of return" to London after a period of 2-3 years secondment to Bucharest or you can be hired locally. Salary dependent on your level of experience, between US$60K to US$120K pa plus performance bonus, insurance, expat repatriation and accommodation costs subject to your commitment to live and work in Romania for a minimum period of 2-3 years.
Competition Law Specialist - Leading International Law Firm - Bucharest Legal vacancy
Our Client is a leading CEE regional law firm, closely cooperating with with a top 5 first tier UK law firm which is part of London's Magic Circle. Our Client now wishes to appoint an Associate or a Senior Associate who specialises in Competition/Anti-Monopoly and EU law plus is experienced in some related commercial litigation. An ambitious Romanian lawyer with up to six years' post Bar admission experience is sought for this urgent vacancy; (it is essential that you have a minimum of three years of solid Competition experience!). The successful candidate will work directly under the the supervision of a Partner who is an internationally recognised top-ranked Romanian expert in Competition-EU and Energy matters. Hence, the ideal applicant will be a lawyer who is motivated to develop his/her own professional reputation in Bucharest as a specialist in this field of practice. The ideal candidate will have completed some postgraduate studies relevant to his/her area of practice, such as a Diploma in EU/Competition Law or some PhD studies (but not essential). You will enjoy a degree of independence not normally afforded in similar international law firms and an enjoyable, supportive work environment that combines the best elements of British reserve and Romanian enthusiasm of the members of this legal team. The candidate will be given every support and encouragement to further develop his/her own reputation in the market so as to become recognised as a leading Competition law expert in Romania. Obviously, fully fluent English is an absolute pre-requisite for this position while French or German will be welcome but are not essential. Compensation depends strictly on your level of experience, but is envisaged at between EURO 2K to 5K (for a top level candidate) per month, plus an annual performance bonus.
Litigation & Arbitration Specialist - Senior Associate - US Law Firm (Bucharest)
Our Client, a First Tier US law firm with a long established presence throughout Central & Eastern Europe wishes to appoint a talented mid-level to senior level litigator to its Bucharest office. The ideal candidate will preferably have a strong corporate, commercial and related litigation experience, a Romanian qualified advocate with between three to eight years of professional experience (post Bar admission) gained at another international or a prestigious Romanian law firm.Fully fluent English is an absolute must. This US law firm has an enjoyable work environment and is managed by a dynamic Romanian Managing Partner whose leadership has made a big impact on the development of this firm's Romanian practice. Compensation strictly depends on experience. An Annual performance bonus is on offer and a fast track to local partnership for the Senior Associate level candidates.
NEW -In-house Legal Counsel - Life Sciences/Health Care/Commercial - Major Biotechnology Corporation - Vienna
Our Client, a leading, multinational biotechnology company is searching for candidates for the vacancy of Counsel (Vienna based position) which is open to lawyers with a minimum of five to seven years of professional experience in Life Sciences/Health Care/Commercial gained in either a top law firm or in-house in a European or multinational bio-pharmaceutical company, (or a combination of both). Broad exposure to a variety of legal areas affecting life sciences companies required, inclusive of liaison with governmental authorities in the Health sector. The ideal candidate will be qualified to practice law in at least one CEE country (Poland preferred) with a law degree from a recognised university. Fluency in English and at least one regional language (Polish will be a plus) are strongly required. It is important that you have good personal and communications skills, judgment, maturity, flexibility, organisational skills, and that you are a good team player. You must be willing to relocate to Vienna where the Client has its CEE regional HQs, while you will be reporting to their EU Legal Counsel based in Switzerland.
The company offers an excellent compensation package and the opportunity to develop an interesting professional career.
Interested lawyers are asked to please send us your CV (in English only, no need for a Cover Letter) with reference no: A06AG01 to the email address: AMC@SOURCE-CEE.com