Banking & Finance Senior Associate Solicitor / Partner

Location
England, Berkshire, Reading
Salary
£65000 - £100000 per annum + Salary Negotiable DOE + Benefits
Posted
23 May 2019
Closes
20 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH13523
Contact
Charlie Simpkin
Practice area
Banking and finance
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you a Senior Associate looking for a step up in terms of responsibility? Perhaps you are in a top-heavy team looking for a route for career progression? Equally, this role would suit a Partner looking for a lateral move to a prestigious, growing and forward-thinking department.

The Firm

This top 200 firm are multi-award winning and have one of the nicest office cultures I have ever come across compared to that of most practices of their size; they have a much more relaxed collaborative, and forward-thinking culture. There is a nice social aspect to working at the firm.

Staff value more in the way of work-life balance and flexibility. They invest heavily in their workforce and are very progressive, their learning and development programme is widely respected in the legal sector and has been recognised by several industry awards. They are a cohesive, inclusive, and entrepreneurial organisation. You will find Partners are accessible and there is a completely open-door policy. They have a growing number of home-grown Partners that started at the firm as trainee's, it is this level of investment that I feel makes this a special practice.

The now have several offices nationally with ambitious plans to continue to grow. The firm has a strong reputation across several industry sectors, clients range from private individuals and owner-managed businesses to multinational corporations, public companies, universities, professional partnerships, banks and financial institutions.

The Role

The firm are seeking to hire a Banking & Finance Solicitor 6+ PQE to join their growing Reading, Berkshire office.

You will lead the banking and finance department and will be at the forefront of this industry leading team, you will work with the other Partners to drive the department forwards.
You will join an award-winning banking and finance team that is led by a team of partners widely regarded as leaders in their field and who are regularly recommended by clients for their reputation, personalities and outstanding expertise.

You will be responsible for providing advice to banks, financial institutions, borrowers and other stakeholders on a variety of financial matters including senior and junior debt finance, asset-based lending, trade finance, and asset finance.

The variety of caseload will make for an interesting role.

Requirements You will be a Banking and Finance Lawyer with at least 6 years PQE

(there is no upper limit in regard to the amount of PQE and the firm are also looking at Partner level candidates)

  • A meticulous eye for detail is essential
  • Experience of leading and mentoring more junior members of a team is to advantage but is not essential
  • Salary is above market rate and negotiable depending on your background and level of experience, plus an excellent benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Banking and Finance Solicitor 5+ PQE to progress with an national, Top 200 firm.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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