TMF Group

Position Legal Officer - Japanese speaking
Job Description

About TMF Group

TMF Group is the leading provider of critical compliance and administrative services. We serve corporations, fund managers, financial institutions and private clients operating, expanding, and investing in multiple jurisdictions.

We work hand in hand with global advisors and lawyers, supporting their clients with dedicated local expertise covering 85 jurisdictions from 120 wholly owned offices.

About the role

As a legal officer at TMF Netherlands you are assisting our International Clients with their Dutch corporate legal operations. You will play a pivotal role for all corporate legal matters for the Dutch legal entities you will be assigned to. You will be part of an international team of legal professionals with both individual and shared responsibilities. Our diverse client portfolio assures that you will have the opportunity to work on and develop yourself in every aspect of corporate law. On a typical day you can be working on a large variety of tasks such as M&A transactions, refinancing, setting up of joint ventures structures and Private Equity acquisitions. Overall, the purpose of the job is to ensure that all legal procedures remain in line with applicable law and overall objectives, which includes compliance with all KYC requirements.

At TMF we strongly believe in the development of our people and offer growth opportunities to accommodate this.

Key Responsibilities:

Assist and advice in a large variety of corporate legal transactions in close co-operation with the client, law firms and tax advisors;
Drafting of (basic) legal documentation such as shareholders and board resolutions, share premium contribution agreements, loan agreements, minutes of shareholders and board meetings, and proxies;
Review and assess relevant legal documentation and advice from third parties;
Update and maintain the client portfolio in good standing and comply with the rules and regulations of the Dutch Central Bank and/or related legislation;
Building up a strong working relationship with international clients, outside legal counsels, tax advisors, banks, regulatory bodies and other relevant parties.
KYC and Compliance Due Diligence

Job Requirements

Key requirements:

University degree in (Dutch) law (civil, notary or fiscal);
2-3 years of relevant working experience;
Excellent in Japanese and English written and verbal communication skills;
Good understanding of the Japanese business culture;
Knowledge of and (strong) affinity with (Dutch) corporate law and regulations;
General interest or affinity with the international financial/capital markets and financial instruments;
Accurate, able to meet tight deadlines, good organizational skills, hands-on, self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of an international team.


Amsterdam or Frankfurt

Other Remarks
Contact Person's Name Jeroen Joling
Tel 0682542298