Corporate Counsel

England, London, City of London
£65000.00 - £78000.00 per annum + shares, bonus, pension, PMI
11 Aug 2017
08 Sep 2017
Neel Mehta
Legal counsel
Full time
Contract type

Legal jobs London, in-house legal jobs London, legal counsel jobs London, corporate lawyer jobs London

Your new company
An international asset management and operations & management focused renewable energy organisation in the heart of London, with multi-million Pound involvement in prestigious utility and renewable energy projects. The organisation has made excellent progress since its inception nearly 10 years ago, and aims to become the world leader in renewable energy development projects. It has offices in the UK, USA and India. The company invests in top quality people who can play an active role in its continued growth.

Your new role
A corporate legal role as part of a sizeable legal function, reporting to an inspiring General Counsel in the centre of London. You will support the business in a range of vital corporate matters, including corporate reorganisation, securities, dividend issue, private equity and company secretarial work, taking on strong levels of responsibility. You will work collaboratively within a respected team of 12 lawyers, during an interesting time in the company's global advancement.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be UK-qualified corporate lawyer with at least 3 years' PQE or with equivalent experience. You will have gained strong technical training from a reputable organisation, and be motivated to really understand the wider business drivers. Any experience in an in-house environment will be appreciated. You will have been involved in relevant corporate matters, including M&A, reorganisations, securities and shareholder matters, while experience in company secretarial matters, shares issues and dividend issues would be a bonus. You will be an excellent communicator with an appreciation of stakeholder management and team attitude.

What you'll get in return
The company has an excellent benefits package, including an annual shares allowance, attractive bonus (up to 25%), pension and private health insurance. You will be exposed to high quality work in an international environment, operating as a meritocracy. You will work within an organisation with the betterment of the environment as part of the bedrock of its ethos, and you will be part of a really distinctive success story in the renewable energy space.

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