The Northern Europe Division deals with the legal documentation and legal issues for projects in the following countries: Austria, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Sweden and the EFTA countries.
The legal counsel will assist the Head of Division and Head of Department, together with other legal counsels, in providing legal support to the operational directorates, carrying out work related to all tasks within the remit of the division.
The legal counsel (internally referred as (Associate) Officer Legal Services) will act under the general authority of the Head of Division, in cooperation with the other colleagues of the Division and in accordance with the priorities established by the Head of Division.
The post may involve a certain amount of travel for negotiations and signatures of legal documentation and contracts.
The legal counsel will carry out work related to the Division's responsibilities and work independently on lending and financing operations. The legal counsel will prepare her/his own proposals when consulted on specific issues. S/he will: