Cambridge & Counties Bank

In-house Solicitor, Lending Transactions

Leicester, Leicestershire
22 Jun 2017
22 Jul 2017
Practice area
Banking and finance
Full time
Contract type

In-house Solicitor, Lending Transactions
Leicester Based
Salary £Negotiable depending on experience

The Role

Due to the Bank’s continued success we are looking to expand our in-house legal team. The role is to provide day to day legal support and advice to the Bank in its secured lending transactions. 

Principal Accountabilities

  • Providing accurate legal advice to the Bank on secured lending transactions; 
  • Investigating title and carrying out full due diligence on security properties;
  • Preparing security documentation to safeguard the Bank’s interests as a secured lender;
  • Liaising with Borrower’s solicitors and the Bank’s external advisers and business partners to complete lending transactions in a timely and effective manner;
  • Dealing with post-completion registrations and formalities relating to lending transactions;
  • Providing advice and assistance to other departments of the Bank on new and completed lending transactions.

About You

We look for people who put the customer and high quality at the heart of everything they do. People are the heart of our business and the reason for our success.  As a member of our staff we will do all we can to support you personally and professionally; your success is our success. 

Skills & Experience Required

  • A qualified solicitor (1-5 years PQE) with a sound knowledge of commercial property transactions and secured lending principles;
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work within a diverse team;
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong initiative;
  • Commercial outlook with a ‘can do’ attitude, strong work ethic and willingness to learn;
  • Commitment to continuing professional development and the development of junior team members.

Reward Package

Competitive Salary
Generous pension contribution
Bonus scheme
Membership of Perkbox
24 days’ holiday plus Bank holidays
Private Medical, Life & Critical Illness cover
Season ticket loans
Interest-free loans

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