Associate, Banking & Finance and Capital Markets Practice

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 an open position of: 

Associate, 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
  • 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


  • 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:

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Ample opportunity for professional and personal development

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