Legal & Compliance Officer - 100%

In order to reinforce and strengthen our Legal & Compliance team in Zurich, we are looking for a dedicated and team-oriented colleague.

You hold a Swiss Law degree and preferably a Swiss bar license. Furthermore, you possess at least four years of proven working experience in the financial industry, ideally in Swiss asset management and/or banking. You keep a clear overview at all times and you have strong analytical skills as well as excellent communication skills in German and English. The ability to work independently and responsibly is also part of your key strengths. You have an open-minded personality and a hands-on & can-do attitude. In addition, your pragmatic and precise way of working helps you to be solution-oriented as well as detail-oriented. You aim to deliver business-oriented but compliant solutions on-time. You are a team player who - as an inspired professional - drives tasks to the agreed goals. In a challenging, dynamic environment you stay focused and find solutions together with the team and stakeholders. Rapid perception and willingness to go for challenges are further skills required. You are capable of handling complex detail while providing concise support. Spoken and written fluency in English as well as German enables you to work reliably in an international surrounding.


Please send your application to:

RobecoSAM Human Resources

Josefstrasse 218
8005 Zürich

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Your main tasks of this position are:

  • Provide legal advice on commercial, corporate and regulatory law matters related to the business stakeholders and Robeco group companies;
  • Participate in negotiating, reviewing and/or drafting of agreements, such as e.g. service, data license or investment management agreements;
  • Support the Head of Legal & Compliance in his / her daily tasks ;
  • Manage and interface with third party legal advisors, auditors and authorities;
  • Provide advice on the general regulatory affairs of Swiss financial services operations;
  • Implementation of Swiss and international regulatory developments plus monitoring thereof;
  • Provide legal advice to the team-internal compliance function in specific compliance tasks, such as e.g. the maintenance of a comprehensive and up-to-date compliance framework;
  • Support the creation of regular reporting documentation issued by the Legal & Compliance Department.

If you are interested, please send your application to For this position only direct applications including a motivation letter and CV will be considered.

About RobecoSAM

Founded in 1995, RobecoSAM is an investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainable Investing. Serving institutional asset owners and financial intermediaries, the company’s asset management capabilities feature a strong track record in sustainability-themed strategies. All of RobecoSAM’s investment strategies are designed to make a measurable environmental or societal impact and actively contribute towards meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). 25 years of sustainability research insights powers RobecoSAM’s investment process and impact measurement capability. Furthermore, RobecoSAM was first to treat ESG as a standalone factor using its Smart ESG methodology. For more information, visit:


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