6 months ago
Practice group/Global Operations team:
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About Eversheds Sutherland:
Our company commercial group handles major projects for some of the largest clients in the world. We enable our lawyers to stretch their skills and gain experience few other law firms can offer. Our group includes a wide variety of experts, from dealmakers and banking experts. With the resources of an international firm and an award winning, innovative approach, all of our people are able to offer carefully managed, progressive business solutions that modern day organisations require.
The UAE Banking & Finance team is part of the global Finance team, working closely with other offices in acting for financiers and borrowers in relation to major financing transactions. The team is particularly strong in acting for corporates raising debt finance, project finance, leveraged finance, asset based lending, trade finance and real estate finance.
The role will involve primarily transactional work in a range of areas covering corporate finance, trade finance, Islamic finance and project finance, particularly in the clean energy sector. Candidates will demonstrate the ability to play a pivotal role in a finance transaction.
The role will cover the full remit of banking work including all aspects of client generation, client work and relationship management and business development. You will have the opportunity to leverage off Eversheds Sutherland unique selling points so far as the MENAP market is concerned, including specialist sector expertise, international capability and a highly developed project management approach.
This will involve opportunities in the local market, but also in respect of wider international initiatives within Eversheds Sutherland.
Skills and experience:
As an integral part of our UAE Banking & Finance team you will provide support on a wide variety of transactions. You will also be required to get involved in marketing activities.
You will possess strong technical skills and excellent academic qualifications. In addition you will be able to demonstrate a exceptional organisation skills as well as your high attention to detail. You will provide a first rate client service both internally and externally.
You should be a team player, client focused and a good communicator with a strong practical approach to your workload. A commitment of delivering quality service is essential, as is the ability to juggle the demands of a heavy workload.
In addition to the above, Eversheds Sutherland also require awareness and full participation in the Firm’s commitment to equality and diversity, the environment and health and safety
We’re a modern, progressive law firm. We think differently and we’ve built a culture where individual skills and personalities can shine through. At Eversheds Sutherland, we believe that innovation comes from having an inclusive culture of genuine equality and diversity and we’re happy to help with any reasonable adjustments you may require in the recruitment process, or once in post.
Eversheds Sutherland endeavours to recruit and fill vacancies directly. However, when we do need to engage with agencies, Eversheds Sutherland operates within a preferred supplier list.
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