about 1 month ago
Legal Works Recruitment Ltd
£130000 - £165000 per annum
, East London
, North London
, West London
PQE 4, PQE 5, PQE 6-9
Banking and Finance, Capital Markets
Category: Associate Jobs
, Fee Earner Jobs
, Lawyer Jobs
, Solicitor Jobs
BANKING - DERIVATIVES
ASSOCIATE / SOLICITOR / LAWYER
WORKS FOR YOU - LEGAL WORKS
Top City practice is seeking to recruit an outstanding solicitor (4/5PQE+) to join the Finance Group and particularly the Derivatives Team.
The Firm takes a flexible approach to recruitment and aim to recruit lawyers that show talent, motivation and potential - so there is some flexibility in the criteria set out below where a good case is shown.
The firm is recognised for the quality of work, and the quality of associates is an essential element of this
To be successful YOU will:-
*Have circa 4/5PQE+ derivatives experience from a Magic Circle or Silver Circle firm or a recognised investment bank trading desk, including work on ISDA, prime broker agreements and repo matters.
*Have excellent commercial acumen - this role is client facing. You will interact with clients on a daily basis and will be responsible for maintaining particular client relationships for the team.
*Have transactional exposure - the role is predominantly transactional, negotiating a broad spectrum of derivative and trade documents for broker-dealers and/or hedge funds.
*Be ambitious, with a genuine commitment to develop both professional and legal skills and the profile of the group.
*Be articulate & confident to deliver at the highest level in a team of very competent associates.
*You will be encouraged to participate in our client and business development activities.
Industry experience in the hedge fund industry is an advantage, whether as a lawyer or on the business side.
Client secondments are common & secondments to overseas law firms may be possible.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a leading team highly respected in their sector and to develop your career in a mentor friendly environment with named partners.
Excellent remuneration package on offer for the right individual.
Please call us to find out more.
If you would like to speak with our retained Consultant ANDREW NELSON in respect of this position or similar vacancies, or if you would like a discussion about your career or the market in general please do call in the strictest confidence on the numbers / email listed.
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LONDON - CITY