Legal Associate

Recruiter
CLARC Recruitment Limited
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£40K-£45K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
18 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a rapidly expanding FinTech Investment firm based on the outskirts of the City of London. They are looking for a candidate with a definite interest in FinTech and has the dynamism to work within a fast-moving fintech firm.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Advise on a variety of legal topics affecting the business, from contractual negotiation, to data protection, to regulatory change
  • Work with the business Development and Marketing Teams on partnerships terms, collateral, advertising and other communications
  • Collaborate with stakeholders across the business to evaluate and minimise risk factors posed by new products and business lines
  • Day-to-day handing of legal and regulatory operations relating to areas such as outsourcing, financial promotions and complaints handling
  • Taking the lead with legal research on various domestic and international matters affecting the business
  • Provide practical and relevant training to staff on legal and compliance-related matters
  • Maintain current knowledge changes in relevant legislation and rules

Job Requirements:

  • A qualified lawyer with 1-2 years PQE and experience working in the financial services or regulatory sector.
  • Exposure to FCA rules is desirable
  • Excellent analytical skills supported by good business judgment
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills