Lawyer (Trade Documentation)

Lawyer (Trade Documentation)

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  • Sector:

    Compliance & Financial Crime

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  • Salary:

    £80k - 90k per year

  • Contact:

    Grace Downey

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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A boutique international financial brokerage firm are looking for an experienced Lawyer to join the team and be the go-to person for any legal matters within a newly acquired subsidiary.

Key skills;

  • 5+ years' PQE Qualified Solicitor (in UK or EU)
  • Must have minimum 2+ years working in a regulated financial services instutition (ideally brokerage)
  • Hands on experience with Trade Documentation review, assessing transactions in line with internal legal policies and assisting with change
  • Knowledge of Commodities/Forex/CFDs/Fixed Income essential
  • Ad hoc duties assisting the Group General Counsel with HR, Employment, Contract, Intellectual Property etc
  • Able to challenge Senior Stakeholders and Board, as well as revert feedback on legal implications directly to traders on-site
  • Additional languages advantageous (Spanish preferable)

Location: London (Mayfair/City - relocation pending)

Type: Permanent, full-time

Salary: £80-90k + benefits

Please note, all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without visa sponsorship.