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Senior Associate - Fintech

Hays Legal
England, London
£85000.0 - £95000.0 per annum + 85000
Closing date
24 Apr 2024

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Vacancy Type
Barristers, Private Practice
Experience Level
Mid Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Information Technology
4-6 Years

Job Details

Your new company
A boutique law firm specialising in technology with offices based in the heart of London. This firm partners with startups, scaleups, and market-leading organisations, guiding them through business transitions with a specialised focus on the dynamic European Fintech landscape.

The firm prides itself on being a unique blend of traditional private practice with the strategic insights of in-house legal roles. Picture top-tier legal expertise seamlessly interwoven with a business-savvy perspective. The firm's client roster spans the entire spectrum of the UK, European, and US tech landscape. From pioneering Fintech companies to cutting-edge Edtech ventures, the firm has it covered. Its portfolio includes heavyweight players in AI, esteemed art dealers, film and gaming studios, a global EV brand, a renowned fashion house, BAFTA-awarded sound designers, eco-conscious fashion labels, and some of the most popular tech startups around.

Your new role
You will give advice on all areas of the fintech ecosystem, from open banking, data, payment tech and regulatory compliance, to SaaS platforms, AI and machine learning. You will also assist the partner with larger, more complex cases, as well as contribute to the training and development of more junior members of the team.

What you'll need to succeed

  • The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years post-qualification experience.
  • Experience in fintech.
  • Proven experience in business development.
  • Expertise in tech solutions
  • A background in payments/banking (preferred).

What you'll get in return

  • Annual bonus opportunities.
  • 25 days annual leave + 1 more day for your birthday.
  • Private dental care and health care.
  • Emergency childcare allowance.
  • Gym membership discounts.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Hays Legal provides an integrated recruitment solution to the UK's Legal and Company Secretarial sectors. Working across a nationwide network of offices, we offer employers and jobseekers a highly specialised recruitment service for permanent and interim positions across all business sectors, skill sets and levels of seniority.

We have a proven track record spanning almost 20 years in all areas of Legal and Company Secretarial recruitment, from one-off contingency requirements through to large-scale recruitment campaigns and wider employee management solutions.

We offer confidential, expert advice on job opportunities, compensation, business plans and exit strategies pertinent to professionals considering a move. We have the ear of key decision makers across all our clients and we have been instrumental in introducing and placing hundreds of fee earners and company secretaries into a vast array of organisations. From blue chip corporates, national and international firms through to niche practices, we have deep knowledge of the legal company secretary market.

If an organisation has strategic growth plans or needs incisive market analysis, we are often consulted as a first point of contact.

Company info
020 3465 0139
107 Cheapside
United Kingdom

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