In-house Lawyer, CoCo (2-4 PQE), Broker

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Dependent on experience
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
31 Oct 2016
Ref
MAE14343
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking a Corporate Commercial Lawyer to join an exciting, growing commodities brokerage firm. The desired candidate will have 2-4* years PQE gained within a Corporate, Commercial or Litigation practice or the equivalent within a Financial Services organisation or law firm.

ROLE:

This role will be dynamic and challenging and include a variety of work such as:

  • Assisting with the review, drafting and amending of legal contracts in particular: terms of business; security agreements; guarantees; confidentiality agreements, commercial contracts ad-hoc agreements, and engagement letters.
  • Assisting the Head of Legal and Compliance and Legal Manager with litigation matters as they arise.
  • Liaising with external lawyers where required;
  • Support internal marketing team with affiliate agreements, agency and licencing agreements.
  • Providing general legal (and regulatory) support to the business including MIFID II and EMIR.

CANDIDATE

  • 2-4* years PQE gained in a strong corporate/ commercial private practice firm or in-house.
  • If coming from private practice, in-house secondment experience will be desirable not essential

*Candidates outside of this bracket will be considered if they are able to demonstrate the prerequisite experience required.