Sole Legal Counsel – Retail Banking/Consumer Lending – 2+ PQE

Recruiter
Location
London (Central)
Salary
Market
Posted
10 Jan 2017
Closes
07 Feb 2017
Ref
EP 23900B
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

My client, a financial institution based in London, is seeking to hire a Sole Legal Counsel. This role is newly created as a result of rapid growth within the business. The ideal candidate will have two years’ post-qualification experience gained within the retail banking/consumer lending team of a law firm and have transitioned in-house/have gained in-house experience through a secondment.*  

As well as having worked on specific consumer lending matters, the ideal candidate will:

  • Possess working knowledge of the consumer credit act;
  • Have advised on FCA rules and regulations;
  • Assisting the Compliance Officer and providing general legal support across all areas of the business when necessary.

The appointee will sit alongside the senior executives within the company in a collegiate and friendly environment. This opportunity will be attractive to those seeking to take on responsibility and autonomy within a business orientated environment.

For more information and a confidential discussion, please send your CV to Eleanor Price.

t: 020 7187 7409 | e: Eleanor.price@ssq.com

*PQE level is a guideline; candidates with more or less experience will be considered.