Legal Counsel - Governance (m/f)
Berater Rebecca Clark
Aktuell seit 15. Januar 2019 2019-01-152019-03-09 legal Geneva CH 1214 CHF 80000 140000 140000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.ch https://www.robertwalters.ch/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A global sporting body is now seeking to expand its legal team with a Legal Counsel focusing on Governance of the organisation and its members, based in Geneva. With your first experiences gained in sports law, you will be passionate for the industry and bring a good understanding of governance topics.
Legal Counsel - Sports (m/f)
Your role will see you working in a close knit legal team and you will have the opportunity to work with experts who will offer you training and development. The federation is in a key stage and you will be highly involved in important projects for the coming years. You will bring your first experiences in the Sports field, preferably holding a sports law masters.
- Legal governance of the organisation including the analysis of proposals submitted to its bodies
A broad range of assistance to the regulating bodies of the organisation
Managing the on-going review of the statutes of the body and acting as both a legal and administrative co-ordination point
Handling legal aspects of the affiliation procedure for all members to the organisation as well as handling all legal/ regulatory changes which may impact the members
Above all you will bring a profound knowledge of, and desire to work in sports. You should have gained your first experience in a sports organisation and will understand regulatory topics. Training and mentorship will be on offer in this role.
Minimum of 2 to 5 years' experience as a Legal Counsel, part of which will ideally been gained in the sports industry
Motivated team player seeking to work in an experienced team allowing you to learn and develop
Excellent aptitudes for communication and presentation
Experience of working in an international environment
Ability to work well under pressure, to respect deadlines and to assume responsibilities
An excellent command of English and French is essential, Spanish would be a plus.
To discuss this exclusive mandate further please contact me or send your CV today.