Legal Counsel M&A and Finance

Switzerland, Basel-City, Basel

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Legal Counsel M&A and Finance

As part of the cross-divisional Group Legal Department at Roche’s headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, our team is responsible for the legal aspects of Roche’s worldwide M&A transactions, corporate structure, Group Functions and Basel site.

Job Description 

As part of our team you will mainly work on the following tasks:

  • M&A transactions

  • Legal advice and support of Group Finance including in particular treasury

  • Legal advice and support of other Group Functions

  • Drafting, assessment and negotiation of contracts of various types

  • Collaboration in interdisciplinary and international teams and participation in negotiations in Switzerland and abroad


  • Master degree in Law (MLaw, lic.iur.) or JD, admission to the bar and/or equivalent additional qualifications

  • Professional experience preferred, desirably in the fields of M&A or finance 

  • Willingness to work in interdisciplinary teams, to represent the legal function and to deliver business-oriented solutions

  • Enthusiasm, ability to work under pressure (including high time pressure), in a volatile, complex and ambiguous environment

  • Strong analytical and negotiating skills and assertiveness

  • Fluency in English and German 

Please include a motivation letter and a CV to your application.
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Roche is an equal opportunity employer.

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