Junior Lawyer

Location
Isle of Man (GB) (IM)
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
15 May 2019
Closes
15 Jun 2019
Practice area
Private client
Position
Solicitor
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Summary of the position

An opportunity has arisen for a Junior Lawyer (1 to 3 years relevant pqe) to join the Legal Advisory team in our Isle of Man office.   The successful candidate will work principally as part of the international private client and international corporate commercial workgroups of the Legal Advisory team.  This will involve working directly with partners in Legal Advisory based in the Isle of Man and elsewhere and working with various associates in Europe. Teams that he/she will work with may vary for different matters.  In addition, the individual will from time to time be required to work with and understand the businesses of the other divisions within the Maitland firm.

Outline of main duties and responsibilities

  • Implementation of international corporate transactions and restructurings for private clients
  • Structuring and implementation of offshore structures
  • Tax, trust and estate planning for High Net Worth families
  • Private wealth and multi-family office legal assistance
  • Providing legal advice and assistance to the Maitland fiduciary services teams
  • Risk Management

Skills and experience required

The successful candidate will meet the following requirements:

Skills

  • Experience showing an ability to understand legal concepts and to draft, and enthusiasm for the role offered is more important than specific experience;
  •  Be prepared to make a commitment to a legal career in one or more of our practice areas and to live in the Isle of Man;
  • Have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team;
  •  Have an ability to prioritise and plan a challenging workload;
  • Have excellent client relationship skills and an international outlook;
  • Have a systematic work method with high attention to detail;
  • Have a high level of proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Education and Experience

  • Be a UK or Isle of Man qualified lawyer with at least one to three years relevant post qualification experience, preferably in the areas of private client, corporate commercial or personal or corporate tax.  Qualifications in other jurisdictions will be considered.

Application details

All applications can be made via our website: www.maitlandgroup.com