Alex Gerritsen

Partner | Head of DACH

Germany

  • Partner

Alex is a Partner in our Dusseldorf office and the Head of DACH for all of The SR Group brands in the region (Brewer Morris, Carter Murray, Frazer Jones and Keller West). He is responsible for leading the teams in Dusseldorf and Frankfurt and building the brand of The SR Group across the region. Alex started his career in recruitment in 2000 in London, before moving to Amsterdam and from there, to Germany in 2004. He built up his experience at one of the world’s largest recruitment organisations, for whom he built the DACH business into one the largest businesses in the group. Alex went on to specialise in the HR-tech start-up industry and restructured a larger German recruitment company. He has also supported several PE and VC owned recruitment companies in scaling in the DACH region. Alex is a strong developer of succession in all the businesses he has operated in, delivering high yielding permanent and contract recruitment teams. His understanding of recruitment, start-ups, HR technology, and culture, make him best placed to continue the success of The SR Group into the DACH region.

Head of Quality Control

Do you thrive on ensuring quality and have a passion for the technical aspects of accounting? This unique opportunity allows a qualified professional to play a key role in maintaining an established professional services firm’s high standards. You’ll leverage your expertise in audit, assurance, and tax procedures to lead a comprehensive review and implement improvements. […]
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  • Law firm

Senior Corporate M&A Lawyer

An exceptional opportunity has arisen at our client, a leading international City law firm for a Senior Corporate M&A Lawyer for 6-months on a fixed term contract basis starting ASAP. Our client is a renowned player in the legal field, representing a diverse array of companies, financial institutions, private equity firms, and investors in complex […]
  • Salary £250000 – £325000 per annum
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  • Banking (In-house)
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Legal Counsel – Wealth Management

As part of its exciting growth journey, one of the leading wealth management business is seeking a lawyer to join its collegiate, dynamic and progressive team. The successful candidate will be providing strategic legal advice and support on a range of legal issues across the wealth management business, with a focus on investment management and […]
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Corporate Counsel, Transactions

I am currently working with a Fitness & Wellness company based in North Florida who are looking to recruit a Corporate Counsel (Transactions). This is a newly created position due to volumes of work and you will sit as part of a team of 5 in-house attorneys and report into the General Counsel. This is […]
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Senior Counsel Real Estate

RESPONSIBILITIES: As the Senior Counsel – Real Estate you will work within a corporate culture where Performance, Integrity, Collaboration, Innovation, and Celebration are the mantras of success. In this role, you will: Prepare and take the lead on negotiating various lease documents, including leases, amendments, terminations and renewals with oversight from inhouse counsel. Review and […]
  • Salary $122771 – $209897 per annum
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Commercial Associate

Commercial Associate at International Firm in Birmingham Are you a talented and ambitious commercial lawyer with 2-3 years of post-qualification experience (PQE)? Do you thrive in a dynamic and collaborative environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our client, a prestigious international firm in Birmingham as a Commercial Associate. As […]
  • Salary £65000 – £70000 per annum
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  • Retail

Interim Senior Legal Counsel (Luxury Retail)

Picture this… You are a legal counsel for… A home to 1000’s of international iconic brands. A world-famous luxury department store and one of the many places people come to visit when touring London. An iconic British brand who excel in offering world class shopping experiences – whatever you need, they can offer the very […]
  • Salary £70000 – £105000 per annum + Company Benefits
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(Senior) Compliance Counsel

For our client, Fugro, we are looking for a (Senior) Compliance Counsel to join the Legal & Compliance department at their global headquarters in Leidschendam. Fugro is the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, collecting and analysing comprehensive information about the Earth and the structures built upon it. Adopting an integrated approach that incorporates acquisition and analysis […]
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  • Technology (In-house)

Legal Counsel | Tech/AI business | 3 days/week

Taylor Root is working with a world-leading, early-stage business within the data/intelligence space who aim to improve biodiversity and our impact on nature. Our client is looking to take on a newly-qualified/junior lawyer who can support them over an exceptionally busy next 6 months. They are looking for someone on a part-time, 3 days per […]
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  • Real Estate (In-house)

Property/Conveyancing Lawyer | 3-6-month contract

Taylor Root is working with an exciting, scale-up brand in the real estate industry, who are looking to hire a Senior Residential Property/Conveyancing Lawyer to come in as their in-house counsel. They need someone who can start in the next month and be with them for 3-6 months. Working closely with senior stakeholders, this role […]
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  • Insurance

Assistant Company Secretary

We have partnered with a global Insurance firm, who are looking for an Assistant Co-Sec to join their team based in London! You’ll be working closely with the Company Secretary to ensure that the company complies with statutory and regulatory requirements whilst maintaining high standards of corporate governance. Currently operating on a hybrid working basis […]
  • Salary £80000 – £90000 per annum
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  • Gaming/Gambling

Senior Anti-Money Laundering Officer

Our client is one of the biggest company’s within the gambling industry globally. They are looking for a Senior AML Officer to join their team on a permanent basis. This role is based in London. They are offering hybrid working, a competetive salary and benefits. Role Oversee and monitor the implementation of the internal governance […]
  • Salary £50000 – £55000 per annum
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  • Insurance

Insurance Litigator

Leading organization seeking litigator to join in-house legal team. You will support senior litigation counsel on a wide range of matters from professional indemnity, to commercial litigation, and regulatory investigations and litigation. This is general litigation position covering all contentious risks facing the business in the UK. You will have relevant experience from a top […]
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  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • FinTech

General Counsel – FinTech

Our client, a global disruptor in crypto infrastructure, is recruiting its General Counsel. You will manage an impressive and established legal team in a high growth company and sector, reporting into their highly regarded Chief Compliance and Risk Officer and working closely with the executive leadership team. This is an excellent opportunity to be at […]
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  • Accountancy
  • Financial Services (In-house)

Commercial lawyer

Growing accountancy firm seeks commercial lawyer to join team. In this newly created role, you will support senior members of the legal team with a wide variety of legal issues that arise including commercial matters, software agreements, corporate governance and M&A, employment matters, data privacy, and disputes. This is a full-service role but a large […]
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  • Financial Services (In-house)

Regulated Funds lawyer

Leading asset management company seeking a regulated funds lawyer to join team. You will advise on a range of matters including fund/product structuring, fund documentation, and supporting on strategic product development initiatives. You will ideally bring experience across a variety of jurisdictions (eg UK, Lux, Ireland) and fund structures including AIF and UCITs ranges. Experience […]
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  • Financial Services (In-house)
  • Insurance

Senior litigation counsel

Senior litigator required for leading international insurance organisation. This position falls within the group litigation team and you will cover a wide range of contentious matters including commercial and corporate disputes, arbitration matters, whistleblowing and employment disputes, sanctions risks and regulatory investigations. You will also support the claims team on complex coverage disputes. This position […]
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In-house Data Protection Lawyer

A fantastic opportunity for an In-house Data Protection Lawyer in a London based law firm, ideally 4-5 PQE. Reporting to the firm’s Director of Risk, the focus of the role is to develop and manage data protection, privacy and cyber security of the firm. This will suit a qualified lawyer working in-house for a law […]
  • Salary £100000 – £130000 per annum
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Senior Lead Counsel

I am currently working with a global Financial Services company who are looking to recruit a Senior Lead Counsel for their commercial transactions team. You will report into the Associate General Counsel who leads this team. This role will have responsibility for market data agreements and licensing arrangements. As the Senior Lead Counsel, you will […]
  • Salary $175000 – $245000 per annum
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Sr. Legal Counsel

What you will be doing: Advise on cutting-edge and emerging legal issues as a core member of a growing and dynamic legal department. Work alongside other departments across the company, including Finance, Compliance, HR, Product, and Engineering. Negotiate, draft, and advise on commercial contracts and partnership agreements, including service provider agreements, index licenses, technology agreements, […]
  • Salary $235000 – $255000 per annum
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  • Financial Services (In-house)

Legal Counsel – 12m FTC

Legal Counsel We are working with a dynamic organisation that provides innovative funding solutions. With a track record of facilitating funding, our client specialises in supporting businesses traditionally underserved by lenders. Role Summary: As part of their team, you will provide crucial legal support, focusing on transactional advice, contract negotiation, and relationship management. Key Responsibilities: […]
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  • Law firm

Employment Associate

Employment Solicitor Our prestigious client, a top-tier firm based in Birmingham, is actively seeking a talented mid to senior level Employment Associate/Senior Associate Solicitor to join their dynamic team. About the Role:As a member of this esteemed firm, you will be immersed in a diverse range of legal matters, handling both contentious and non-contentious cases. […]
  • Salary £60000 – £80000 per annum
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  • Financial Services (In-house)

Commercial Counsel – Digital Asset Management

Our client, a globally renowned asset management company specialising in blockchain and digital assets, is currently in an exciting phase of expansion. The legal team, alongside the broader leadership, boasts an outstanding reputation coming from top-tier law firms, investment banks, and leading financial institutions. Embracing a culture that cherishes collaboration, creativity, and continual learning, they […]
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  • Retail

Employment Counsel – 12 month FTC (Retail)

The role: Mid to Senior level Employment Counsel 3 main dimensions to the role include: · Employment tribunals & management: The client run tribunal work in house (but have chambers they work with too on occasions) · Ad hoc advisory employment matters · Contracts: employment contracts, settlement agreements etc. The succesful candidate will be: Engaging, […]
  • Salary £75000 – £85000 per annum + car allowance + pension + discounts
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  • Law firm

Tax Consultant – Ad-hoc

Tax Solicitor – Ad-hoc Consultant Remote An exceptional opportunity has arisen at an elite international City law firm for a Tax Solicitor on an ongoing ad-hoc consultancy basis. The firm estimates that the requirement will be approximately 20 hours per month as a guide. The firm is seeking a tax solicitor with broad experience that […]
  • Salary £200 – £300 per hour
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  • Law firm

Residential Enfranchisement Senior Associate

Residential Enfranchisement Senior Associate (Part-time) London – City An outstanding opportunity has arisen at our client, a leading Top 20 national City law firm for a part-time Residential Enfranchismenent Solicitor to join in March for 13 months on a FTC basis. This can be 3 or 4 days a week, and has arisen to cover […]
  • Salary £122500 – £162500 per annum
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  • Financial Services (In-house)

Legal Counsel – Aviation finance – Dublin

The day to day operational matters involve a broad range of work including review of lessee requests, drafting lease amendments, advising on existing transaction documents, on deliveries and redeliveries, loan amendments, term sheet preparation for the sale, purchase, lease and/or finance of aircraft, approval of confidentiality agreements, review of insurances and letter of credit arrangements, […]
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Senior Internal Auditor

The role: * The successful candidate will work as part of a small but specialist team to provide independent assurance that the Group's risk management, governance and internal control processes are operating effectively on a global basis.* Reporting into an Internal Audit Manager, the successful candidate will engage in hands-on auditing to deliver high quality […]
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Senior In-House Conflicts Lawyer (12 months FTC)

A top law firm in London is looking to hire a Senior In-house Conflicts Lawyer for their business acceptance unit. This is a 12 months FTC. Responsibilities: Analysing and resolving legal, regulatory and commercial issues relating to business acceptance and client engagement Undertaking an initial assessment with regard to anti-money laundering, sanctions, reputational and suitability […]
  • Salary £100000 – £130000 per annum
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Company Secretarial Director

Taylor Root has been exclusively instructed on a Company Secretarial Director role with an affiliate of one of the world’s largest alternative investment firms and their multiple real estate portfolio companies. Reporting to the General Counsel, this role will involve: Company secretarial and directorship responsibility for UK property companies Overseeing offshore service providers Overseeing governance […]
  • Salary £120000 – £130000 per annum + 30% bonus
  • Posted Posted 2 weeks ago