Paralegal, Banking & Finance and Capital Markets

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SAYENKO KHARENKO has always been proud of being the first choice employer for talented individuals, who aspire for excellence and continuous improvement.

If you are a motivated and ambitious person, we encourage you to apply for the position of Paralegal in Banking & Finance and Capital Markets Practice.

Job duties:

  • Advising clients on complex cross-border finance transactions
  • Preparing memoranda and opinions on banking & finance regulatory matters
  • Assisting the government and donors on cutting-edge legal reforms
  • Drafting and negotiating agreements
  • Legal analysis of applicable laws and court cases

Key requirements:

  • Outstanding academic credentials from a top Ukrainian law school
  • LL.M. or similar degree from a top foreign law school is an advantage
  • 1-2 years of work experience as paralegal or intern in a law firm or in-house lawyer in a large company or bank
  • Knowledge & experience of handling various banking & finance or capital markets matters
  • Should be able to draft clear and concise correspondence, memoranda and transactional documents in English, Ukrainian and Russian
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Fluency in English, Ukrainian and Russian is a must


  • Should be able to understand and analyse sophisticated fact patterns and legal concepts
  • Should be able and willing to learn fast
  • Should be able to work under pressure as part of the best team on the market
  • Ability to prioritise and structure work efficiently to meet deadlines and deal with high workloads
  • Flawless attention to detail, diligence and initiative
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Focus on longer-term career development

 We offer:

  • Possibilities to accelerate your knowledge and experience by working on the largest banking and finance deals (“No.1 by number of the largest banking and finance deals”. Ukrainian Law Firms 2017, Yuridicheskaya Practika)
  • Possibilities for professional development, transparent and clear career path
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Friendly atmosphere, lack of bureaucracy
  • Possibility to work within the team Top-ranked in Banking and Finance according to all international legal directories (IFLR1000, 2017; The Legal 500, 2017; Chambers Global 2018; Chambers Europe 2017)


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