Legal Counsel 3+ Asset Management - London or Birmingham

Legal Counsel 3+ Asset Management - London or Birmingham
  • £65,000 - £80,000 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • Birmingham, West Midlands, England, UK & Channel Islands Birmingham West Midlands GBR B47 6WG
Job Ref: BLJ921935082
Sector (PP or In-house): In-house
Practice Area: Banking & Finance
Date Added: 15 June 2020

Working for a leading financial services company, within the Life Legal Investments Team, you will undertake a broad ranging and hands-on role.

This role is part of the Investments team which provides high quality legal advice and services to the investment teams across the Group. The work will include legal support to (i) the management of external investment service providers, (ii) investment transactions and (iii) internal and external investment structures. The role requires management of a variety of legal tasks and management of legal risks and being an active member of the wider Life Legal and General Counsel function. Lawyers are expected to take an active interest in the wider business and their stakeholders.

Key responsibilities

- Drafting, negotiating and legal management of investment management agreements, custody agreements and related documentation- Legal advice on investment transactions and structures- Legal advice on investment activities such as stock lending and derivatives transactions- Management of external advisers within budget- Provide high quality, commercial legal advice- Provide support to Head of Legal Investments on investment related projects- Work with the wider Legal Investments team on other matters as required.

Essential

- Qualified solicitor - Experience of investment related legal work

Desirable

- In-house legal financial services experience- Experience of collective investment scheme structures- Experience of equity release mortgage products/transactions

Currently working in-house within financial services or at a leading law firm in either, the asset management, funds, structured finance capital markets or banking division, you will be keen to work in-house directly with senior investment managers. Above all, a strong aptitude for the investment management space and ability to work with non-lawyers is key to success in the role.

For additional information, please contact Brian Littleton at Chadwick Nott on 07919-293351 or at brianlittleton@chadwicknott.co.uk

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Chadwick Nott
15/07/2020 10:34:23
GBP 65000 65000
Contact Consultant:
Brian Littleton

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