Entrepreneurial Financial Services Group Seeking In-House Commercial Lawyer

South West England / Thames Valley
Attractive Package
13 Feb 2019
07 Mar 2019
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

Entrepreneurial Financial Services business is seeking to recruit a commercial lawyer to their current legal and company secretarial team. This is an exciting opportunity to work as an integral member of a head office team offering legal advice to senior management and across the group.

The role

This is a broad role, working hand in glove with the business to ensure legal and regulatory requirements are met. The role will ensure appropriate contracts are in place for areas such as distribution, asset management, financial products, lending, IT, IP, employment, data, suppliers and corporate matters. You may also advise on the Companies Act, data protection, H&S, FCA requirements and dispute management, including professional negligence. The role could also involve assisting with company secretarial matters where needed.

Suitable applicants

  • This position would ideally suit a lawyer between 2-5 years PQE but other applicants will be considered
  • Experience in company commercial law, commercial contracts and commercial litigation are all helpful
  • Exposure to clients in the financial services sector or in-house experience would be an advantage
  • You must have a sound knowledge of financial services regulations
  • A self-sufficient and self-motivated person with excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Good problem solving, decision making and judgement skills

If you are interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, to

Jacqui.douglas@mckenziedouglas.co.uk or call us on 015394 46666.

If the role isn’t right for you but you are interested in hearing about similar positions or some advice regarding the market, then please do get in touch.

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