Legal Counsel

Helsinki, FI, 500

Job ID: 19085 

Would you like to work in the financial sector and learn about fund regulation as part of a Nordic team? We are now looking for a Legal Counsel to strengthen our Nordic Fund Law team.    


As a Legal Counsel, you’ll be member of the Fund Law team where you’ll get a unique opportunity to work in an inspiring Nordic environment. Our team supports Nordea Funds with a broad range of legal matters relating to fund management, including governance related matters. You will play an essential role by supporting in legal matters and governance around it ensuring that Nordea Funds Ltd has the license to operate and upscale funds. 


At Nordea, we see that the world is changing fast – and we want to be one step ahead of the curve. That’s why we’re deeply committed to providing the financial solutions of tomorrow to our customers. We’re creating an agile environment where we experiment and grow together – and we need your ideas and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with a chance to make your mark on something bigger.   

About this opportunity

Welcome to the Fund law team. We add value by providing legal services to Nordea Funds Ltd and its branches across the Nordic. Your primary focus will be on variety of legal issues relating to fund management in both local and Nordic context. 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Support and drive regularly reoccurring assignments such as reporting 
  • Advise on regulatory matters relating to fund management
  • Furthermore, will play an important role in the follow-up and implementation of new regulations


The role is based either in Helsinki or in Stockholm.  

Who you are

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.  

To succeed in this role, we believe that you:

  • Are interested in fund management and you like to explore new areas in the changing environment.   
  • Be a proactive and self-driven team member with a solution-oriented mindset
  • Take pride and responsibility in your work

Your experience and background: 

  • Master’s degree in law you are about to graduate.
  • Fluency in Finnish and/or Swedish and English 
  • Knowledge and experience working within the financial industry is an advantage


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 02/10/2023. For more information, you’re welcome to contact Head of Fund Law Niina Teräsvuori +359 50 598 2971.

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


Please be aware that any applications or CVs coming through email or direct messages will not be accepted or considered.

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