Exceptional Opportunity - In-house Financial Services Lawyer
Our client is a leading multi-national manufacturing business and prestigious global brand.
The company has an outstanding opportunity on offer for an experienced lawyer to provide high quality legal advice to the Group, in particular relating to financial services law and regulation. You will be joining a highly regarded and dynamic legal team based at the company’s UK headquarters. The role will involve some travel within the UK and on occasions some international travel.
In this role you will have the opportunity to advise group companies on all legal and regulatory issues relating to their financial services matters, which include consumer credit and hire, credit broking, insurance distribution and data protection. This could encompass advice on new finance and insurance products, reviewing and approving advertisements and promotions and dealing with the compliance of customer processes, agreements and complaints. In handling a range of matters you will also work closely with the compliance department.
Our client is looking for an experienced lawyer who has a commercial and pragmatic approach and can provide clear and appropriate advice on regulatory risk within the business and drive projects forward. The business will be looking to you to identify risk proactively, to keep on top of legislation which will impact it and to ensure that people have the relevant knowledge and processes in place to mitigate risk.
You will have a depth of knowledge of financial services regulation, ideally with a focus on consumer credit and insurance distribution, gained with a leading law firm and/or highly regarded in-house department. In this role you will not only have the opportunity to make full use of your specialist knowledge but also to get involved in a wider range of legal and commercial issues across the business.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a leading global company where there are career development opportunities and an excellent compensation package is on offer.
If you would like to find out more, please could Chris Cayley of Cayley Coughtrie on 020 3617 2774 or by email at email@example.com