Legal Support Assistant - Financial Services

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
London, South East England
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company
A boutique hedge fund delivering high quality investment solutions for its global customer base through a technologically driven operations platform. My client has a high performance culture in both its London and New York offices and is looking for a detail oriented individual to support the current team based in their Belgravia offices.

Your new role
The current need is for a Legal Support Assistant to join the Legal & Compliance team. Reporting to the Head of Legal & Compliance, you will be working with a high-level view across the legal team and supporting where necessary. This will be a varied role with a broad range of duties and responsibilities.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will be extremely detail oriented and have strong, proven organisational skills. You will be flexible and adaptable to a fast paced and ever changing working environment and the needs of the business. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as a confident communicator.

A legal background is required for this role as well as exposure to financial services or investments. You will be required to collect and review contracts identifying the salient points. You will need to have excellent time management skills and strong project planning abilities.

What you'll get in return
You will be working within a truly high performance culture and will be rewarded with a competitive salary and bonus scheme. This is a truly fantastic opportunity for someone who would like to build a career within the legal function of a hedge fund.

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