Senior Consultant - EU Institutions Desk



Specialism / Function

Business Advisory

Entry Route

2-5 years

Position Type

Full Time Employment


Grant Thornton Luxembourg is currently seeking a Senior Consultant – EU Institutions Desk (m/f).

EU Desk at Grant Thornton is a developed and growing practice with serious scope for growth. We are looking for a Consultant that can ensure we stay on track upon this evolving journey and achieve greater heights collectively in the future.

As a Senior Consultant, you will be in regular contact with clients in relation to EU Desk Ongoing Clients and also prepare documentations required for new submissions.



Supporting the EU Desk Director and GT Consultants, you would handle EU Desk Clients and several projects, which deal with EU Desk Submissions and EU Joint Venture. These are including but not limited to:

  • Instilling and applying EU’s framework under the Director’s / Consultant’s guidance, with a willingness to understand how to support various GT Teams and clients from different sectors comply with EU Institutions requirements.
  • Be able to research best practice relative to EU Institutions, and propose draft submissions with the right documentation and detail.
  • Collaborate and learn from the EU Institutions Director how to help prepare and submit a proposal electronically.
  • Support the EU Institutions Desk Director in keeping minutes of internal and external meetings and build reporting for current and future clients /prospects;
  • Over time, advising and problem solving within submissions timeline and apply best practice in an evolving business models and regulatory landscape;
  • Build under supervision of EU Institutions Director and maintain an EU Institutions Desk Monthly Newsletter;
  • Leverage upon technology (tools, and software) to enhance client research and deliverables in an effective and efficient manner.



  • Degree in Economics, Law, Business School or Arts. An economical or legal background is preferred;
  • Strong analytical, verbal reasoning and English written skills (A Levels) are required (either English native or followed an English-speaking language University;
  • A strong willingness to learn about EU institutions and Grant Thornton Group Businesses;
  • Fluency French is a plus;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Good problem solving, and organizational skills;
  • Willing to work with people from different fields, and with a positive, ‘can do’ attitude;
  • Calm and collected nature when faced with complex challenges;
  • Experience in drafting manuals and procedures within banks including modus operandi and manuals for specific products;
  • Understanding of EU Mandate workflows such as funded and unfunded products including risk sharing (guarantees, contingent guarantees),  loan substitute structures, venture debt (quasi equity), debt products including guarantee and cap products (i.e. first loss piece vs mezzanine risk), ABS, Inclusive finance, existing fund, top-up facilities, default LPs facilities etc.;
  • Very good understanding of Private Equity and Venture Capital deals and legal frameworks related to such products.



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