In-House Lawyer

Bristol South and West of England & Wales - Legal
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This firm is a leading provider of wealth and investment management services to private clients, professional advisers, charities, corporates and institutions. Combined, they manage almost £9 billion of client assets.

The Group provides a range of financial products and services to over 10 million clients globally.

As a qualified lawyer; your role will be to assist their Head of Legal and the wider business with a varied range of projects and tasks that require legal support and review.

From contract drafting, review and negotiation across a full spectrum of suppliers and partners, through to resolving legal disputes, providing day to day advice to the businesses and supporting a wide range of corporate projects; your role will give you a great opportunity to be involved in all aspects of a modern Financial Services organisation.

To be successful in this role you will ensure that the firm remains fully compliant with all  legal obligations and that company secretarial, data protection and insurance requirements are fulfilled.

This would be a great role for individuals who are self-starters looking for a high level of autonomy and empowerment with great exposure to senior management and who have financial services experience.

• Qualified Lawyer/Solicitor with post qualification experience.
• Financial services experience.
• Strong communication, organisation and project skills.
• Ability to influence and engage key stakeholders.
• Up to date knowledge on current and future legal requirements.
• Ability to provide technically accurate, practical advice and to meet deadlines.
• A good understanding of company law, corporate governance and company secretary obligations.
• Proven drafting skills.
• A thorough understanding of data protection requirements.
• Ideally experience with corporate acquisitions.

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