Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Sydney CBD, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Olivia Courtney

  • Contact email:

    oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    OCO/655467_1549952762

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-14

  • Consultant:

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Our client, a specialist investment manager, is seeking a junior Legal Counsel to assist the General Counsel on a permanent basis.

As part of this role you will:

  • Draft, negotiate and review commercial contracts, IMAs, broker agreements, ISDAs and leases.
  • Provide legal support across commercial matters, operation of managed investment schemes, regulatory matters and internal policies and procedures.
  • Assist with advising the business on legal requirements of new business initiatives and expansion into new territories.
  • Analyse and respond to legislative and regulatory changes providing guidance and updates to the organisation on potential impacts.

To be considered you will be:

  • A Commercial Lawyer with a minimum 2-3 years PAE, ideally in the financial services industry, involving funds management.
  • Able to understand all aspects of the business and to gain the confidence of internal and external parties.
  • Capable of operating as a team player.

If you are interested in being considered please send an updated CV to Olivia Courtney by emailing oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au or call 0292369000.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.