We are now looking for a Senior Associate to join our Real Estate team in Helsinki
We are looking for a Senior Associate to join our ambitious Real Estate practice Helsinki. The practice offers specialist advice and support across a wide range of real estate transactions to a wide array of clients including eg. investment funds, property developers, public entities and other companies. Our Real estate group is a fully integrated international team, which offers our lawyers the opportunity to work together with their international colleagues.
In this role you will be taking overall responsibility for the following:
The post holder will advise on a broad range of real estate transactions and development projects: real estate investments, real estate finance and funds, construction matters as well as legal aspects of environment and planning. We expect the candidate to be genuinely interested in real estate transactions and development projects and to possess a c. With us you can expect a good deal of responsibility: senior associates run deals together with our partners, engage in client contact and spar with more junior lawyers.
Our ideal candidate has at least 3-5 years of experience working in the field of real estate and/or construction gained within a business law firm or other comparable environment. Candidates will need to be highly motivated and keen to take responsibility. We are looking for lawyers who are technically excellent and able to take an active role across our business development activities. If you are a more junior lawyer, please don’t hesitate to contact us anyway.
The successful candidate is able to demonstrate:
*A desire to be working for a truly international firm
*Interest in working in a challenging, team-based environment providing clear, precise, practical advice to our clients
*The ability to liaise effectively with other lawyers from within the group, but also to liaise and coordinate with lawyers from other relevant practice groups as required
*Capability to balance competing deadlines and demands
*Excellent skills in Finnish and English
What we offer you?
We offer our employees an inspiring, supportive and professional working environment. We love to see you being you. We emphasise our values of quality, innovation and collaboration in our everyday work. Bird & Bird Finland was recognised by Corporate Spirit as one of the most inspiring workplaces of 2018 which signals a very high employee engagement level. We strongly support training and development activities for our staff and we promote a flexible working environment, including work-life balance and remote working. For us a culture where you can develop yourself as a professional and individual being part of the team is important.
Did we capture your interest?
Send your application by 13th of November through Paragraaffi’s recruitment portal.
If you have any questions you can contact Paragraaffi’s Recruiting Manager Janne Koskenniemi, tel. +358 40 776 8650 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org on weekdays between 13.00-15.00.
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