This growing financial services investment group are looking to add a Corporate Commercial Lawyer to their cutting edge organisation on a 12month fixed term contract basis, with the intention of making the position permanent. The position will be based in central London and will suit a candidate with a strong background in corporate commercial legal matters. You will be involved in interesting, complex bespoke work.
The right candidate will need to be able to point to a successful track record in dealing with venture capital invetsing, corporate re-structures, compliance experience, early stage funds work (ideally) and other corporate work. The candidate will also need experience in drafting and negotiating a broad range of commercial contracts and agreements including - consultancy agreements, supplier agreements and confidentiality agreements to name a few.
The client would like to see candidates who have worked in-house for financial services, FinTech or technology organisation. If coming straight from private practice then they would expect candidates to have secured their experience at a good national practice, a regional heavyweight or good city firm. The company itself are well plugged into the big banks andmajor insurance companies.
Our client envisages that candidates with 2 - 8 years PQE will have the relevant skills/knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.
For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.