In-House Funds / Investment Management Lawyer 3+ PQE, CITY

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jan 2017
Closes
07 Feb 2017
Ref
LF 23889
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level

Our client, a highly successful multi-fund manager based in the City, is seeking to appoint a new Investment Management Lawyer.

The successful candidate will be exposed to a broad range of legal matters and will hold a position of autonomy and responsibility within the small in house legal team. General responsibilities include supporting other members of the legal team and members across business. In addition to funds and investment legal matters, the appointee will provide advice on issues relating to commercial law.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ PQE*
  • Regulatory knowledge and practical application of the FCA Handbook (in particular COBS, COLL, FUND and SYSC). An understanding of Irish funds would be useful
  • Fund documentation experience (including Prospectus, Application Forms and ACD Resolutions etc)
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating fund documentation, including depositary agreements, investment management and advisory agreements, broker terms and other investment related agreements

 

For more information and a confidential discussion, please email your CV in the first instance to Laura Field at SSQ.

E: Laura.field@ssq.com

T: 020 7187 7437

*PQE level is a guideline; applicants with more or less experience will still be considered for this role.