international sites your nearest office cologne senior corporate lawyer posted: 19.05.2020 application deadline: 17.08.2020 region: netherlands, europe job description vistra netherlands is looking for experienced professional corporate lawyers to strengthen its real estate and corporate clients team. as corporate lawyer you will deal with the daily legal management and coordination of between 40 to 60 companies. you maintain regular contact with clients and advisors on the progress of complex legal matters for client companies. moreover you are the first point of contact concerning legal matters for clients, shareholders and other relevant parties and advisors. you are excited about creating efficient, client-oriented service solutions, and you embrace digitization initiatives, projects and change. you are part of a team professionals: responsible for the full scope of services and day-to-day management of client portfolios. key responsibilities legal portfolio management ensuring proper legal records are maintained and prepared in relation to all client entities, in accordance with dutch corporate law and regulations; advising on set up legal structures in the netherlands, and other legal, fiscal or statutory issues; analysing and drafting legal documents and regulations (shareholder agreements, decision-making, contracts) relating to changes in legal structures, management changes etc.; contributing to onboarding of clients in the context of wwft and wwt; building and maintaining a good relationship with clients and other partners. compliance compliance deadlines of client entities are being met; timely and accurate coordination of the compliance and client intake procedure (including relevant agreements); correct and timely set up and maintenance of compliance files and annual reviews; compliance risks are being identified and shared with team members; compliance meetings (client acceptance committee and risk committee) are prepared and attended in a professional manner. relationship management / commercial awareness being responsible for the coordination, follow up and content of (board) meetings for client companies; maintaining and developing strong, professional business relationships with international clients and advisors. supervising supervising, monitoring and coaching more junior corporate lawyers; actively participating in appraisal meetings with these medior and junior lawyers. you will help them to develop in your team and organization; qualifications and other requirements master''s degree in dutch law (with emphasis on corporate law, tax or notarial law); at least 4 years of relevant experience gained within a corporate services provider; sound knowledge of legalization (book 2, title 9) experience in managing a (international) client portfolio; track record in managing and coaching junior colleagues; excellent verbal and written dutch and english communication skills.