Title:  Corporate Finance in-house lawyer


Corporate Finance in-house lawyer (M/F)



BU/Service: Finance Legal Department

Grade: C2

Location: Charenton-le-Pont


You will have the opportunity to

Bring your expertise and provide high quality legal services in the relevant areas of responsibility that are technical, commercially relevant, timely effective, cost efficient, risk appropriate and solutions driven.


Your will be part of

You will report to the group head of legal finance and be part of the Corporate legal team.

You will work in direct collaboration with the Treasury team


You will be in charge of

  • Acting as contributing expert for all legal matters related to finance & treasury activities within the Group which includes mainly international bank and capital markets financings as well as derivatives and any underlying financial regulatory aspects as well as compliance with stock exchange and listing regulations
  • Handling and monitoring any legal developments related to finance & treasury activities and develop appropriate responses
  • Supporting the development of legal excellence globally with a view to build, manage and exchange in-house knowledge, expertise and best practices.


Your profile:

  • Law degree from a reputable law school/university and admitted to a bar
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience in international law firm, financial institution and/or multinational corporate environment and cross-cultural teams (including handling of international finance transactions (EMTN and Commercial Paper programmes, LMA-based loans), derivatives (ISDA), corporate and capital markets regulatory matters, powers of attorney, etc)
  • Comfortable working with senior stakeholders, and if possible proven track record of working successfully in or with a wide range of jurisdictions and broad working knowledge of various legal systems
  • General agility and sound judgement, and highly developed legal and commercial acumen with a pragmatic and solutions-oriented approach
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, forward looking and self-motivated
  • Fluent English speaker with advanced drafting and writing skills, particularly involving complex legal, commercial and operational concepts


Joining Essilor

At Essilor, our purpose is simple yet complex: improving sight to improve life. Our product portfolio lies on a strong expertise and constant innovation that enables us to take part in the whole lifecycle of lenses, from creation, to manufacturing and launch on the market. Our division Instruments completes the cycle through the development of device for Eye care professionals. Our presence and interventions in country with low or difficult access to medical care strengthen our willingness to eradicate bad sight worldwide. By joining Essilor, you will be part of this life changing adventure.

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