Business Development Assistant – Brussels or Paris Office

We are looking for a new colleague to join our great EMEA BD team.

We offer the opportunity to work on a broad range of business and client development activities with colleagues all over Europe. The primary responsibility is to support Practice and Industry groups with: 

  • the implementation of Practice Group and Industry Group plans
  • research projects (e.g. client base research, market and industry research, etc.)
  • client relationship management initiatives (e.g. client feedback, client teams, etc.)
  • client outreach and the follow-up of thought leadership campaigns
  • maintaining standard material for pitches including lawyer biographies
  • the organization of client events
  • the legal directories process
  • the update of the website 

Desired skills and competencies:

  • Excellent command of Microsoft applications, internet research tools, and firm’s system tools
  • Strong administrative skills: e.g. accuracy, attention to detail, efficiency
  • Excellent command of English, any other European language is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Reliable, flexible
  • Professional ethic and manner – must demonstrate the ability to maintain strict confidentiality of the firm’s internal and personnel affairs
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to quickly take on new knowledge and learn new tasks
  • Show initiative and bring new ideas
  • Ability to prioritize workload
  • Ability to work under pressure, and to adhere to deadlines
  • Ability to work on own initiative and in team based environment
  • Previous experience in the professional services/consulting sector (Law firm) is an advantage
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience required

If you are looking for a position in an international environment where collegiality, collaboration, integrity, excellence, and transparency are the core values then please send your cover letter and CV to or

While we would like to respond to all applicants, we only contact those applicants we are interested in meeting.