Job reference LC FTC SB
Job posted on: 26/06/2017
|Job title:||Legal Counsel- Investment Management Firm- Fixed Term Contract|
|Job consultant:||Stephen Benwell|
|Job location:||London, England|
|Salary:||£50000 - £85000 per annum|
One of the UK's leading Investment Management firms are looking for a Legal Counsel to join their team on an initial fixed-term contact that offers the opportunity to evolve into a permanent role. Their principal business is the provision of a traditional, high-quality service to private investors. The firm are looking to expand their growing legal team with the hire of a solicitor between 2-6 PQE.
The team provide oversight to the legal aspects of the firm's business. This vacancy represents the opportune time to join a small professional team and work within a friendly and collegiate environment. Due to the size of the team, you will be heavily involved in a wide spectrum of legal matters including; drafting legal contracts, managing and mitigating risk and providing legal advice on key legislative and common law developments.
The successful applicant will have a strong academic record and strong communication skills. The ideal candidate would also have gained a minimum of 1 year of in-house experience, an understanding of the FCA's approach to legal issues and a solid understanding in either commercial contracts or private client matters involving wealth management.
In return the firm offer a work/life balance that may not be possible at most City firms, a mature view on flexible working, an enticing benefits package and a competitive salary. This fixed term contract role can also offer invaluable experience to an associate from private practice looking to move in-house.
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