Senior Legal Counsel

Location
England, West Midlands, Wolverhampton
Salary
£70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted
10 Dec 2018
Closes
07 Jan 2019
Ref
BBBH9535
Contact
James Wootton
Practice area
Pension law
Position
Legal counsel
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

This opportunity will offer a very rewarding workload working with a Senior level team at a rapidly growing organisation that already has a strong presence in the market.

The Firm

Working for a major provider of asset management services this opportunity for Senior Legal Counsel would be an excellent opportunity to work for a company that is experiencing sustainable growth. You will be working alongside C-Level Executives and will be a strategic member of a cohesive and growing team.

The Role

Working for a major provider of asset management services to local government pension schemes you will be required to provide advice on a broad range of financial/asset management and corporate services transactions.

The company is looking for an experienced Senior Legal Counsel candidate on a 12 month maternity cover.

Reporting to the CEO, you will ensure that the company always operates within the law, offer counsel to senior management and the Board on legal issues, create an effective guardian of the organisation and challenge and facilitate business strategies development.

The purpose of the role would be the provision of pragmatic, strategic and business focused legal advice to seek to mitigate/optimise risk in respect of all matters within remit with a strong view of legal, financial, regulatory, conduct and reputation risks.

The requirements

  • Must be a qualified Solicitor or Barrister with experience in managing complex financial products
  • Overall broad legal knowledge (corporate, financial, litigation, employment law, etc)
  • In-depth understanding of how legal issues affect organisations
  • Ability to develop legal strategy and objectives



If this role could be of interest then please get in touch for a confidential conversation.