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We help you build a tailor-made career to suit you as an individual. You'll be part of a global network of 223,000 specialists, more than 3,000 colleagues in Switzerland. You'll work with the best teams to add value for our clients on challenging national and international projects in the areas of legal advice and consulting.
Legal Counsel (temporary)
What you can expect from us:
  • You might be single project secondee or part of a team solution
  • You will be part of PwC’s Flexible Legal Resources
  • You support clients on in-house legal matters in the fields of Commercial Contracting, Data Protection, M&A and Compliance
  • You are in charge of the management of day-to-day and annual legal and compliance related tasks of world-wide or Swiss entities
  • You play an active role in planning and coordinating external legal counsel
  • You will be working in an international environment and provide legal services
What we expect from you:
  • You have obtained a law degree from a recognized University with a degree in law, and hold LLM and/or admission to a bar
  • If you have a foreign nationality you have a valid Swiss working permit
  • You have sound experience (5-8 years) as in-house legal counsel of a Swiss based company
  • You are perfectly fluent in English (with excellent writing skills) and fluent in German and/or French
  • You have strong communication and organizational skills and you are able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • You have preferably experience in the banking and/or pharmaceutical environment
  • You have the ability to adapt to a large and complex structure with varying priorities, you are a multi-task person who can prioritize and work on numerous projects simultaneously