about 1 month ago
Legal Works Recruitment Ltd
£80000 - £125000 per annum + BONUS
, East London
, North London
, West London
PQE 4, PQE 5, PQE 6-9
Banking and Finance, Shipping
Category: Associate Jobs
, Lawyer Jobs
, Legal Counsel Jobs
, Solicitor Jobs
SHIP FINANCE SOLICITOR / LAWYER (4-6PQE)
Our Client an international financial institution is seeking to recruit an experienced Ship Finance Solicitor (4-6PQE) to be based in the London office.
The Company is seeking an experienced Shipping Finance Lawyer to join the London based legal team.
Reporting to the Head of Legal (EMEA), you will be responsible for providing integrated legal support with a particular focus on shipping finance.
You will be responsible for:
*Assisting with the execution of shipping finance and ECA (export credit agency) debt transactions;
*Maintaining close interaction with deal originators, product managers, distribution and execution teams based in London and Zurich;
*Managing the legal risk on transactions;
*Direct negotiation with finance counterparties;
*Coordinating with external counsel; and
*Developing internal know how on relevant documentation and policies.
You will have:
*Circa 4 to 6 years PQE relevant legal experience in the finance group of a major law firm or an in-house legal role at a financial institution
*Shipping finance experience
*ECA (export credit agency) debt experience would be an advantage
*High levels of motivation coupled with strong analytical skills and the ability to manage competing projects and provide advice in a timely manner
*Enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic environment
*The ability to take responsibility for your transactions whilst working effectively as part of a high performing team; and
*Another European language, in particular German, would be an advantage
Excellent remuneration package on offer.
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 us in the strictest confidence
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