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Sole Counsel Role or Senior Commercial lawyer at Fintech

Employer
u&u
Location
England, London
Closing date
25 Jun 2024
Reference
BBBH229

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Experience Level
Mid Level
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial, Insurance/Reinsurance
PQE
4-6 Years, 7+ Years

Job Details




Key Accountabilities and main responsibilities

Strategic Focus:

  • Deal effectively with a broad range of legal matters including corporate, commercial, regulatory, financial services and litigious matters
  • Providing legal support to new business initiatives. For example, negotiating and advising on strategic initiatives and transactions, international expansion, regulatory and governance matters
  • Managing internal processes and ensuring proper stakeholder engagement and good governance throughout contract lifecycle
  • Identify opportunities to further enhance the efficient operation of the Legal Team

Operational Management:

Drafting, advising and assisting the business negotiate commercial contracts and providing competent legal advice on a broad range of matters, including in the following areas:

  • General commercial and corporate law
  • Outsourcing
  • Financial services regulatory requirements
  • Information technology
  • Data protection and privacy law
  • Intellectual property

People Leadership:

  • Manage, drive and own stakeholder relationships with a view to achieving stakeholder satisfaction and enhancing the standing of the Legal Team
  • Contribute to the development of the Legal Team by participating in team meetings, business forums/committees (as required) and sharing information and know how

Governance & Risk:

  • Advising and helping to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements applicable to internal and external clients
  • Support the business in identifying and managing incidents, exceptions and breaches of regulatory or contractual obligations
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of superannuation legislation and trends
  • All staff are required to comply with the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity, Work Health and Safety and Anti-Discrimination legislation.
  • All staff must adhere to the Link Group Code of Conduct and Ethics and contribute to the management of risk and the discharge of Link Group's compliance obligations.

Company

u&u is a boutique recruitment firm founded in 2010 with the aim of providing a top-quality service to a select group of clients.

We take all of the positive aspects normally offered by a large agency, including exceptional networks, training, systems and processes, and combine these with a commitment to quality, candidate experience and a flexibility in meeting requirements
that only a boutique firm can offer.


Since 2010, we have grown to a hand-selected team of more than 95 with offices in Brisbane, Sydney, Greater Western Sydney, Melbourne and London. In 2019 u&u made a strategic decision to become part of Will International, a global staffing firm listed on the
Tokyo Stock Exchange. This sees us join a collective group of recruitment brands that are recognised for their expertise in a range of international markets. This means that u&u now has the ability to connect our clients and candidates across national and international
locations including all Australian states, Asia Pacific, North America, Europe and the United Kingdom.

Company info
Telephone
+44 (0) 7725 752 082
Location
100 Bishopsgate
London
Greater London
EC2N 4AG
GB

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