Exciting new in-house Chief Legal Officer role to work in the London office of a top international Asset and Wealth Manager.
As a Chief Legal Officer and part of the executive committee, you will be working on a number of UK and EU regulated funds, and primarily supporting the business as well as advising on all relevant legal and regulatory matters. In this role you will overview business projects, review and negotiate contracts with key stakeholders, including clients and financial institutions. As you will provide and support for global distribution of funds and funds raising activities, it is important that you can conduct drafting independently and are able to advise the board on wider legal aspects.
The successful candidate should have excellent knowledge and work experience of legal aspects of asset management and fund management business, gained through a previous in-house position or legal secondments, ideally at an Asset Manager or Fund Manager.
This is a role for someone who wants to do a step up into a Chief Legal Officer role and driving business in managerial position.