In-house Commercial Solicitor - Fixed Term Contract

QED Legal
£80000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits: Additional Benefits
09 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Simon Campbell
Job Title
In House Counsel
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking for a commercial lawyer with knowledge and experience in a financial services / FCA framework environment for a 15-month fixed term contract.

Based in London, this is a varied and busy role assisting the Head of Legal and other members of the legal team in managing legal and regulatory matters affecting this fast growing company.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a UK qualified Solicitor with at least 8 years post qualified experience
  • Have a strength in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and agreements
  • Have some prior experience in a financial services environment dealing with FCA regulatory matters
  • Advise the Company on a range of other legal matters including data protection
  • Have great communication skills to advise senior management on legal matters as required
Our client envisages that candidates with at least 8 years PQE will have the relevant skills / knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.

For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at QED Legal. If this position isn’t for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.