UK Qualified Banking & Finance Associates - Relocate to Australia

We are currently working with a prestigious global law firm that is expanding its team in Australia and seeking talented UK qualified Banking & Finance Associates to join their ranks.

About the Firm:

Our client is a renowned international law firm with a rich history. They have successfully embraced innovation and future-focused practices, making them a pioneer in the legal services industry. With a diverse portfolio that includes NewLaw initiatives and consulting, they offer clients a unique and commercially savvy approach. Their commitment to building lasting client relationships and nurturing individual talent sets them apart.

What's in it for You:

  • Work and Travel Opportunity: This role offers the chance to relocate to Australia with visa support and travel expenses covered.
  • Join a Leading Team: You'll become part of their top-tier banking & finance team, dedicated to nurturing legal talent for the long term.
  • Learn from the Best: Work alongside renowned experts in corporate finance, leveraged, and acquisition finance who are recognised as "Leading Lawyers" in AsiaPac 500 and Best Lawyers.
  • Thriving Australian Market: The Australian market remains robust, presenting numerous opportunities in global supply and commodities.
  • Diverse Practice: This firm boasts a strong profile in lender-side mandates for large-cap and leading corporate and leverage finance roles. They've also been expanding their sponsor and borrower side practice.
  • Supportive Culture: The partners foster a relaxed and approachable atmosphere, encourage flexible work arrangements, and promote a supportive and inclusive work culture.

What Is Our Client Looking For:

  • Experience: You should have at least 3 years of post-admission experience in corporate finance and/or acquisition/leveraged finance developed within a top tier City / International law firm.
  • Drafting Skills: Demonstrated superior drafting abilities are essential.
  • Commercial Acumen: An ability to approach matters with a commercial mindset and effective negotiation skills are crucial.
  • Detail-Oriented: Strong attention to detail and well-developed analytical skills are a must.
  • Team Player: You should be team-focused, able to provide leadership and mentor junior team members while also working independently.
  • Positive Attitude: A proactive, positive, and energetic approach, along with a commitment to providing excellent service and building client relationships.

What Else:

This opportunity offers competitive remuneration, flexible working arrangements, complimentary gym memberships, corporate health plans, and a robust global professional development program. Our client takes pride in celebrating diversity and inclusion and have a strong commitment to making positive impacts in local communities through their Social Impact program. The firm is dedicated to creating a safe and welcoming environment for all employees to ensure they can perform at their best.

Next Steps:

For information on this and other roles we are handling in Australia and internationally, please upload your CV & supporting information in confidence or email us at

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