Head of Legal, Investment Management, SEB

Stockholm, Sweden

Do you want to work in an inspiring and forward-looking environment as manager of our newly established Fundlegal-team? We are looking for an experienced lawyer with leadership skills to head our legal department in Stockholm, with a unit in Luxemburg.

Plats: Stockholm, Sweden

Ref nr: APNK-105110

Sista ansökningsdatum: 20 November 2018

Sophie Lempert


About the job
You will start with empty hands with the goal to build up Fundlegal during 2019. Investment management needs a strong legal function covering all aspects from client agreements to in depth documentation of our different fundproducts. You and the future team will work closely with all functions in the company supporting our daily fundbusiness. A special focus during 2019 will be to build up a strong team with a variety of experiences and strengths. The role includes participation in the management team as well as other responsibilities as representative of investment management inside and outside of SEB. You and your team will be part of the staff function of SEB Investment Management AB. SEB Investment Management offers a broad range of funds and tailored portfolios for all different client segments that SEB focus on. We manage around 750 billion SEK. The staff function consists of around 15 people with the purpose to support Investment Management in risk, staff, financial and in the future, legal matters.

Who are you?
You need to have strong leadership skills in combination of in depth fund-legal knowledge. An understanding of business needs and ability to prioritize are crucial competences. Formal degree in law followed by hands-on experience from fund and securities law will be a crucial competence. English in writing and spoken is vital as you will have team members in Luxemburg and work crossborder. As a person you need to balance your specialist role with the managerial role and be communicative, driven and open for new solutions.

Working at SEB
You will work in an industry undergoing major changes and at a workplace characterized by entrepreneurship, openness and genuine commitment. Working with us will give you the possibility to grow your talent through everyday learning, extensive training and other development opportunities. We see the value of a flexible working life, wellness benefits and a healthy lifestyle for our employees.

Read more about working at SEB www.sebgroup.com/career

Welcome with your application
Attach your CV and a personal letter describing yourself and how you can contribute to SEB. Since we select candidates on running bases, feel free to send in your application today. If you have questions about the position please contact Sophie Lempert, Manager at Harvey Nash, sophie.lempert@harveynash.se, +46 730 95 71 04 or Filip Edström, Researcher at Harvey Nash, filip.edstrom@harveynash.se, +46 730 95 71 09.