We are looking for a Senior Associate to our Energy Team
Krogerus is one of the largest business law firms in Finland. Our practices cover a broad spectrum of transactional, technology, dispute resolution, competition and regulatory matters. Our special expertise includes the energy, finance, food, healthcare, real estate, technology and communications sectors. The clients include leading public and private companies, multinationals, banks, and other financial institutions, as well as private equity investors. The revenue was nearly 40 million euros in 2020 and employed approximately 200 legal professionals and trainees in Finland. At Krogerus we all share one common goal: to find solutions to our clients issues through a modern, meaningful and effective process. We bring a bit of ourselves into everything we do. That’s what makes us us. Read more about Krogerus at http://www.krogerus.com and https://paragraaffi.fi/tutustu..
About Energy Team
Our Energy practice is involved in virtually every significant assignment in this sector in Finland, and we are constantly recognised as a leading energy practice by clients. We are skilled in all aspects of the energy field, whether they be regulation, environmental issues, or contracts. We combine vast expertise with practical and uncomplicated way of working.
The Energy Team operates as a part of the firm’s broader transaction group. The team focuses on mergers and acquisitions and large-scale projects within energy and infrastructure sectors and is regularly involved in the largest and most significant assignments in the field. The Energy Team regularly works with foreign and domestic investors, lenders, and selected professional developers on a wide variety of matters. In addition to transactional capabilities the team’s expertise also encompasses a full range of industry-specific matters, such as regulatory, environmental and contractual matters. You will work in a team of dedicated and talented professionals and have the chance to build a rewarding career taking full advantage of your potential.
What we are looking for
We are looking for a Senior Associate to join our Energy Team in Helsinki. Our ideal candidate has approximately 4-6 years' post-graduate experience in assignments related to mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions and other transactional matters. We do not expect you to be familiar with the details related to the industry-specific matters, however we consider your expertise in the field as an asset. Experience from large-scale projects and various project contracts is not a must, but a valued merit.
As Senior Associate, you will independently manage different assignments and coach the work of junior colleagues. You will also work closely in the customer interface. Therefore, we value candidates with strong collaboration skills, hands-on attitude, analytical approach and ambition for excellence and life-long learning. We appreciate a curious mind and the ability to think creatively. We expect you to join us with enthusiasm, and in return we will give you the opportunity to rise to new challenges and support your growth as a professional. Solid language skills in English and Finnish are required. Swedish language skills are a significant advantage.
Our Energy Team is looking for someone who has:
- 4–6-year relevant work experience in mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions and other transactional matters;
- a genuine interest in the energy and infrastructure sectors, including renewable energy;
- strong teamwork and project management skills;
- passed (or will pass soon) the Finnish Bar examination and
- excellent Finnish and English command.
We are looking to the advantage:
- swedish skills;
- commercial understanding and business-minded approach;
- industry specific experience and general understanding of relevant regulatory framework and;
- contract drafting skills and experience of different kinds of project contracts.
Interested to join Krogerus?
The recruitment process is operated by Paragraaffi Ltd. We review all received applications on an ongoing basis, and we will conduct interviews as soon as suitable candidates are found. Please submit your application at our website by 11th of April 2021 at the latest. For more information, please contact Legal Talent Consultant Jarl-Johan Héde (040 576 5709, email@example.com).
At Paragraaffi, we promote equality in work-life, and we are committed to a legal profession that is open to all, diverse and non-discriminatory.