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Lawyer (Course Director) in EU Financial Markets & Banking Law, Academy of European Law, ERA

Deadline for application: 30 September 2018

Job summary

The Academy of European Law is looking for a new member of its team as soon as possible: Lawyer (Course Director) in EU Financial Markets & Banking Law with additional interest or expertise in European Company Law.

Location: Trier, Germany


The Academy of European Law is the leading partner of the European institutions, national authorities and professional associations in continuing training in European law across Europe.

The job:

The job offers a variety of work and entails primarily the management of three key activities:

  • preparing and running training courses
  • organising high-level conferences and
  • developing e-learning modules

all targeted at practitioners of European law such as lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel and civil servants.

What we expect:

  • an extensive knowledge of European law
  • an analytical mind-set
  • good networking and communication skills
  • fluency in at least two of ERA's three working languages (English, French and German). Native English speakers are particularly encouraged to apply.
  • professional experience of legal practice (ideally acquired in a corporate or financial services environment)

What we offer:

  • a competitive salary
  • a private pension insurance scheme
  • flexible and family-friendly working hours
  • the option to work from home on Fridays
  • regular travel within Europe, especially to Brussels
  • an attractive workplace in Trier, Germany, just over the border from the EU's judicial capital in Luxembourg, not far from France and Belgium
  • the opportunity to work closely with leading experts in European law
  • the chance to be part of a dynamic multi-national team

The post is for an initial fixed term of two years, after which an indefinite contract may be offered.

If you feel attracted by the idea of working in a genuine European team and promoting European law among European lawyers, please send us your CV and a motivation letter by e-mail – indicating your salary expectations (applications without this information cannot be accepted) – in one of the Academy's working languages by 30 September 2018 to:

Please do not hesitate to contact our Personnel Department if you have any questions:
Tel +49 (0)651 93737-0.

Web address for further details


by era -- last modified 10 September 2018

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