Jobs in Slovakia
Banking & Finance - Mid-Level Lawyer - UK/CEE regional Law Firm - Bratislava Legal vacancy
A First tier US law firm with one of the most developed networks of offices in the CEE region wishes to appoint to its Bratislava office a Slovak qualified attorney with between one to six years post Slovak Bar admission experience. The ideal candidate will have demonstrable Banking & Finance and some Capital Markets or Real Estate project finance experience. Preferably, you will have gained at least some of your experience in an international law firm or in-house at an international bank. You will be placed in charge of dealing with international clients active in Slovakia, and you will be required to accasionally travel to the firm's Prague office. Good business development skills and fluent English are a must. Czech, UK or US Bar admission, while not essential, will be seen as an advantage. Your compensation will depend on your experience, set between US$5K to US$10K per month.
Junior to Mid-Level Corporate/Commercial Lawyer (Prague & Bratislava)
A major international law firm wishes to appoint to its Prague and its Bratislava offices a Slovak qualified attorney of between one to five years post Bar admission experience. You will have demonstrable corporate/M&As experience and fluent English, while German would be an advantage. Your responsibilities will include dealing with both Prague based and Bratislava based clients. Excellent working conditions and compensation between US$2.4K to US$7K per month.
Commercial Property - Partner Level (Bratislava)
Major international law firm, ranked within the top 10 firms in Slovakia, wishes to appoint a local partner to take charge of their commercial property department. The ideal candidate will be either a senior associate with over 6 years or a partner at another major Slovak or international law firm. The firm already has a substantial client base of its own, and there are great opportunities for the right person to further develop business from amongst the firm's own international network. The ideal candidate will head the substantial real estate practice at this law firm and cooperate with the property lawyers based in the firm's Prague office. Compensation will depend on the amount of portable business the candidate can bring along, but is envisaged at between US$90K to US$240 per annum plus annual bonus.
Snr Associate/Country Office Manager - Boutique Law Firm - Bratislava Legal vacancy
Our Client, a relatively new entrant to the Slovak legal services market, is a small boutique firm part of a larger CEE regional international network. The Prague and Bratislava offices focus primarily on German and Austrian clients as well as on medum and large domestic corporate clients. The law firm wishes to appoint a senior lawyer, preferably with a dual Slovak and a foreign qualification (not essential) to take charge of the Bratislava practice. The ideal candidate will be a senior associate with at least t hreeto six years of post Slovak Bar admission gained at another international or top Slovak law firm. You must be fully fluent in German and have at least advanced English language skills. You should have demonstrable strong client handling, business development and leadership skills, as you will be expected to lead a small team with only occasional input from a Prague based partner. The position allows for face to face direct contact with some of the most prominent corporate clients active in Slovakia. Appointment to Partnership is on offer after a relatively short qualifying period. Compensation strictly depends on your experience and seniority level, and is envisaged to start from EURO 36K for the most junior candidate to 120K pa plus performance bonus
M&As/Corporate Lawyer - Magic Circle UK Law Firm - Bratislava
A Magic Circle UK law firm wishes to appoint to its Bratislava office a Slovak qualified attorney with between one to three years post Slovak Bar admission experience. You will have demonstrable corporate/M&As and some finance law experience, and fully fluent English. The ideal candidate will also have a Czech or a US/UK Bar admission in addition to being a Slovak advokat, (but this is not essential). You will assist with international clients active in Slovakia, and you will be required to accasionally travel to Prague and London. Your compensation will depend on your experience, set between US$4K to US$8K per month.
In-House Counsel - Fortune 500 Multinational Company - (Bratislava)
Our client is a leading multinational corporation operating in the IT, IS and Business Consultantcy sectors.
SOURCE Executive Recruitment has been instructed to search for candidates for the vacancy of In-house Legal Counsel (responsible for SLovakia, reporting to the Czech Senior Legal Counsel with ultimate responsibility to the Regional Head of Legal Dept based in Vienna), which is open to lawyers experienced in corporate, IT and general commercial law, plus EU/Competition matters. Our client regards this in-house position as more than a legal advisor, as the successful candidate will provide continuous pro-active consultation to company management on a wide range of issues, functioning to some extent as an internal business consultant. S/he will contribute to the Client's business as a whole - without limiting his role exclusively to the legal field, making appropriate recommendations, finding solutions and applying knowledge of the law to preempt business problems. The ideal candidate will be a Slovak advocate, 1-4 years post Bar admission experience gained in an international environment (ideally 6-8 years total professional experience). Fluent English is an absolute must. Salary dependent on your level of experience between EURO70-100K per annum plus a high annual bonus and comprehensive package of additional benefits..
Snr Associate - Corporate-M&As - UK & US ILFs - Bratislava Legal vacancies (2)
Two of our clients, a UK and an US international law firms wish to appoint mid-level to senior level lawyers, preferably senior associates with strong corporate, commercial and cross border transactional (M&As) background. Preferred candidates will be Slovak qualified lawyers with at least four years of professional experience gained at another international or prominent local law firm. Ideal candidates will hold a UK or US LLM (but it is not essential). Fluent English is an absolute must. The firms provide superb career development paths and flexible work hours. The UK firm provides the opportunity to take up a secondment at its London office for up to 12 months. Compensation strictly depends on experience but is envisaged from US$48-96K pa.
In-house Legal Coordinator - Corporate/Commercial - Major Broadcasting Corporation - Bratislava
Our Client, a vertically integrated media company, with operations in six countries in Central and Eastern Europe is searching for candidates for the vacancy of Legal Coordinator (Bratislava based position) which is open to lawyers with a minimum of three to seven years of post-university graduation professional experience in Corporate/Commercial/Media law gained in either a top law firm or in-house in a European or multinational company, (or a combination of both). The ideal candidate will be a Slovak lawyer with a law degree from a recognised university, preferably with a recent Bar admission (but not essential). Fluency in English is a must inclusive of solid legal drafting skills in English. It is important that you have good personal and communications skills, judgment, maturity, flexibility, organizational skills, and that you are a good team player.
The company offers starting salary at 2,500 to 2,800 EUR per month with the possibility of a rise after probationary period 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) to the email address: TV@SOURCE-CEE.com
Litigation & Arbitration - Snr Associate to Local Partner level - ILF - Bratislava Legal vacancy
Our Client, a First Tier International Law Firm with a long established presence throughout Central & Eastern Europe wishes to appoint a talented Snr Associate or a Partner level litigator to its Bratislava office. The ideal candidate will preferably have a strong corporate, commercial and related litigation experience, a Slovak qualified advocate with between three to eight years of professional experience (post Bar admission) gained at another international or a prestigious local law firm. Fully fluent English is an absolute must. International arbitration experience with matters argued in English will be a definite plus. This law firm's European management has put a special focus on the development of the firm's Litigation & Arbitration practice throughout the CEE, Russia and CIS. Hence, the range of cases and clients the firm works with presents a unique opportunity for the right candidate to further specialise in L&A matters. Compensation strictly depends on experience. An Annual performance bonus is on offer and a fast track to local partnership for the Senior Associate level candidate.
German speaking Managing Associate/Partner - CEE Regional Law Firm - Bratislava Legal Vacancy
Our Client,a boutique CEE regional law firm with an established Slovak office located in the most prestigious location in Bratislava has a new opening for a senior lawyer to take leadership of its Slovak operations. The Prague and Bratislava offices focus primarily on German and Austrian clients as well as on medium and large domestic corporate clients. The law firm wishes to appoint a senior lawyer, preferably with a Slovak national, fully qualified Slovalk advocate with at least 2 years post Bar admission to lead the Bratislava practice. The ideal candidate will be a senior associate or local partner with a wide range of experience gained at another international or top Slovak law firm. Portable business is not essential, but welcome. However, for the partnership appointment you should have very strong client handling, business development and leadership skills. The position allows for face to face direct contact with some of the most prominent corporate clients active in Slovakia. For candidayes currently working at the Senior/Managing Associate level, appointment to Partnership is on offer after a relatively short qualifying period of 3-6 months. You must be fully fluent in German (inclusive of legal drafting skills) and have at least conversational English language skills. Compensation strictly depends on your experience and seniority level, and is envisaged to start from EURO 42K for the most junior candidate to 96K pa plus performance bonus