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Fully qualified lawyer/legal counsel (m/f/d)
for banking law and credit law (full-time or part-time)

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ProCredit Bank in Germany is part of the ProCredit group, which is the main bank for small and medium-sized enterprises and private clients in eleven countries in South Eastern and Eastern Europe.

In Germany, we focus on SMEs with business relations to these markets. We also provide long-term loans for sustainable entrepreneurial investments in South Eastern and Eastern Europe in cooperation with the local teams of the respective ProCredit banks. As the group's correspondent bank, we manage Group Treasury, foreign payments and trade finance. With our activities, we aim to make an active contribution to ecologically and socially sustainable economic development in the region.

To strengthen our teams, we are looking for a dedicated employee for a permanent position as soon as possible.

Fully qualified lawyer/legal counsel (m/f/d)for banking law and credit law (full-time or part-time)

Your tasks:

  • Preparing and reviewing company loan agreements, including project financing in renewable energies and trade finance
  • Examining credit exposures and collateral with regard to legal risks
  • Providing legal advice to the Management Board and specialised departments in all areas of banking, credit, payment, supervisory and corporate law, including the introduction of new products
  • Drafting and updating standard contracts and managing legal documentation
  • Coordinating the collaboration between the international legal departments of the ProCredit group and external legal advisers
  • Ensuring compliance with laws and regulations within the bank

Your profile

  • First and Second State Examination in Law (erstes und zweites juristisches Staatsexamen) (at least “satisfactory” on both exams)
  • Able to perform duties in a precise legal manner, combined with a strong sense of economic correlations
  • Some relevant professional experience in the task area is an advantage
  • Willingness to engage with new topics
  • Very good knowledge of German and English
  • Teamwork and adaptability
  • Knowledge of a foreign language that can be used in the ProCredit group, such as Bulgarian, Georgian, Macedonian, Romanian, Serbian, Greek or Ukrainian, is an advantage

What we offer you

  • Quick assumption of responsibilities in a sustainability-oriented bank
  • An interesting and diverse working environment with very good development opportunities
  • Highly motivated, international teams
  • Flat hierarchy with open and direct communication
  • JobTicket (for the entire RMV area)
  • Possibility to access “JobRad” programme
  • Banking industry retirement pension scheme
  • Free fresh fruit and coffee
  • Corporate Benefits programme
  • eGym Wellpass
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility of hybrid working

Have we sparked your interest?

Then we look forward to receiving your application.
Please also let us know your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date.

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Your benefits at a glance:

  • A job with meaning

    Is your career not only a job, but a calling? Do you want to make a difference? Then you’ve come to the right place: Whether it’s the expansion of renewable energies, the economic upturn in South Eastern and Eastern Europe or Ecuador – with us, your work contributes to ecologically and socially sustainable economic development

  • Code of Conduct

    Our values are important to us. That is why our Code of Conduct commits us to acting responsibly, transparently and fairly – and to treating one another with respect and professionality.

  • Internationality and diversity

    Colleagues from over 20 different countries work together as a team. Group-wide cooperation, particularly with the other ProCredit banks in twelve countries, both in and outside the EU, also guarantees a unique working environment.

  • Work-life balance

    We know that your work is important to you – but we also know that there are other priorities in your life. That’s why we offer you the option of remote work, flexible working hours, part-time work, 30 days of vacation and various opportunities to apply for special leave for personal matters.

  • Mobility

    You don’t live in Frankfurt or don’t own a car? No problem! At ProCredit Bank, we offer our employees a subsidised transportation ticket (Deutschland-Ticket), and for those interested, you can even get a bike (JobRad).

  • Health and sport

    Your physical well-being is also important to us. We support your health by providing ergonomic office equipment, fresh fruit, coffee and tea, as well as a subsidy for an EGYM Wellpass.

  • Development and responsibility

    We believe in your potential. With us, you can take on responsibility right from the start, benefit from flat hierarchies, and take advantage of an individual training budget. We also have two academies where regular training courses are held.

  • Pension plan

    We provide support for you in all stages of life, including retirement. To ensure your financial security in old age, you can join the banking industry’s pension scheme (BVV) through us. In addition, we will match the amount you pay in, thereby doubling your contribution.

  • Employee benefits

    Employees can take advantage of numerous offers via Corporate Benefits and obtain discount vouchers in categories such as travel, fashion, technology, lifestyle, tickets and many more.