Corporate PSL - part time

Corporate PSL - part time
  • £115,000 - £125,000 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • City of London, London, England City of London London GBR EC4M 9AF
Job Ref: JWJ921943566
Sector (PP or In-house): Private Practice
Practice Area: Corporate
Date Added: 15 January 2022

A genuinely interesting, part time corporate PSL role with a dynamic firm.

Our client, a market leader in international, corporate work, are looking for a part time Professional Support Lawyer to join their corporate team.

The person who takes this role will engage in the following:1. creating, maintaining and updating precedents (we have a comprehensive suite so maintenance is the priority);2. creating and updating practice notes covering key issues of law and practice;3. keeping the team up to date with key legal developments and changes;4. identifying the know-how requirements and training needs of the team;5. developing corporate technical training for trainees associates and partners (andpotentially clients) where required. This will include identifying and liaising withappropriate external training providers where appropriate;6. working with and supporting the firm's Learning & Development team on thedesign of other appropriate skills training for our Corporate lawyers;7. mentoring and supporting junior members of the team;8. dealing with ad hoc questions (usually technical) from all members of the team,and (from time to time) other parts of the firm;9. writing content for internal and external bulletins and publications;10. assisting with developments and improvements to the existing knowledgemanagement system within the Corporate team and, where appropriate, workingwith the firm's IT team to deliver this;11. evaluating existing know-how and current awareness sources and assessing theireffectiveness; and12. building strong relationships with stakeholders throughout the business, includinglawyers in other practice groups, the firm's innovation committee and otherinternationally based PSLs to understand and promote connections across theinternational platform. Skills requiredYou will have the following skills/experience:(a) a minimum of 6 years corporate law practice at a top City firm (b) excellent knowledge of UK corporate law and M&A (public and private)and equity capital markets transactions;(c) excellent drafting and legal research skills;(d) be used to a high degree of responsibility;(e) be able to work effectively independently, but also be a good team worker; and(f) have strong interpersonal and communication skills (including strongpresentation skills).

This role offers an attractive salary band and a genuine work/life balance.

To be considered, please contact Jennifer Wellspeak0203 909 5176/ jenniferwellspeak@chadwicknott.co.uk

*Where a level of experience is indicated, this is a guideline only and represents the amount of time we would usually expect a candidate to accumulate the requisite level of experience. This does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

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

Chadwick Nott
14/02/2022 10:39:37
GBP 115000 125000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Jennifer Wellspeak

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