Associate, Banking & Finance and Capital Markets Practice

Sayenko Kharenko has always been proud of being the first-choice employer for talented individuals who aspire to excellence and seek continuous career improvement.

If you are a motivated and ambitious person, we encourage you to apply for the following position:
Associate, Banking & Finance and Capital Markets Practice


  • Advising clients on complex cross-border financial 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 research 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 3-5 years of work experience as paralegal or associate 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


  • Ability to understand and analyze sophisticated fact patterns and legal concepts
  • Ability and willingness to learn fast
  • Ability to work under pressure as part of the best team in the market
  • Ability to prioritize 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:

  • 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)
  • 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


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