Traineeship in Legal department

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Website Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital

About the job

Traineeship in Legal department (3 to 6 months)

 

 

Job Title: Legal trainee

Type of Job: Full time (work-study contract/ internship)

Location: Luxembourg

 

About Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital

Blue like an Orange is an international private investment fund with an initial focus on private credit and a recent expansion into private equity. Our goal is to mobilize funding at scale to support the achievement of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. The investment strategy seeks both market-based risk-adjusted financial returns and demonstrable developmental impact returns in the form of positive social and/or environmental impact. The Fund seeks to provide capital to entrepreneurs and businesses contributing to growth and social impact in emerging markets. The Fund started investments in Latin America and the Caribbean and expects to expand its reach to other regions of the World, in particular to Africa and Asia, to become a global investment platform.

Blue like an Orange is working in partnership with development finance institutions and other investors and seeks to invest in a broad range of sectors, including technology, infrastructure, renewable energy, education, healthcare, agriculture, housing, and financial services. The Fund’s sponsors and partners include prominent executives from some of the world’s leading companies as well as prominent philanthropic and public sector representatives.

Blue like an Orange is headquartered in Washington D.C., Paris and Luxembourg and has also professionals in Sao Paulo, Mexico City and Monterrey. The Fund has invested in a diverse portfolio of companies located throughout Latin America in countries such as Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, and Peru.

 

About the Role

We are currently seeking a trainee to join our legal team in Luxembourg for a period from 3 to 6 months to assist the team on various topics mainly with a focus on data protection matters, AML/CFT, general contract and corporate law and corporate governance. Your task will include the drafting and the review of documents and contracts, updates and maintenance of the data processing register as well as the keeping of books and records of various entities of the group. You will work as part of a small multicultural team, so we require exceptional work ethics, integrity, and teamwork skills.

 

Qualifications

Criteria for a successful candidate include:

  • You have obtained or are currently registered for a Master 2 degree in Law with a specialization in business law – a curriculum or a professional experience in data protection law/ good knowledge of the GDPR would be considered as a plus,
  • Solution-oriented, conscientious, well organized, attention to details, adherence to deadlines,
  • Excellent writing and drafting skills,
  • Excellent team spirit and interpersonal communication skills,
  • You have a fluent knowledge of both oral and written French and English – Spanish or Portuguese would be considered as a plus,
  • An outgoing personality, pro-activity and efficiency are qualities we value highly.

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