Legal Counsel, EMEA

Hays Legal
England, London
£80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
12 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Benjamin Crewe
Full time
Contract type

Your new company
A leading financial services company, which is also one of the leaders in its sector. The company aspires to develop further and continue to increase its market share. The company has three business lines and this role will work at the group level.

Your new role
This role is supporting the businesses EMEA operations on a variety legal matters. This will include you working with stakeholders, and functions throughout the business. The role is a broad one, though the main focus will involve drafting and interpreting commercial contracts and company law. You will also work on subscription/licensing matters, regulatory matters, M&A, as well finance matters, such as structured finance and debt capital markets.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified solicitor with 5-7 PQE (as a guide only). You will have experience of working on complex projects. You will have worked in a broad role previously, working on different practice areas interchangeably. For this role, you must have strong commercial contracts skills, and one of the following: debt capital markets, structured finance, project finance, litigation.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary up to £120,000, with a benefits package and a bonus. This role is great for someone who wants to join a growing, aspirational company, who already owns a large share of their market.

What you need to do now
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