Junior Commercial Lawyer

Recruiter
Fry and Brown
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Market rate
Posted
04 Nov 2021
Closes
02 Dec 2021
Ref
13293
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fintech with a continuing growth story is currently searching for a junior lawyer with commercial contracts experience to perform a broad in-house counsel role. The small legal team have significant in-house and company experience to share and the established, global brand has a robust governance structure. Rapid expansion of the business following the launch of innovative and unique products gives this company, which is led by people who have grown successful businesses elsewhere, a real scale-up opportunity and they are looking for an additional lawyer to be part of this expansion. As well as commercial contracts, you should expect to work on regulatory matters non-disclosure agreements, external financing, property leases HR issues, company secretarial matters and corporate governance. Technology and innovation will also form a key part of this role. The business willingly comes to legal for advice as they innovate and rapidly grow, based on the creation of products different to it’s competitors. 

We are looking for a qualified lawyer with experience of commercial contracts. Any experience in financial services or regulation would be useful but is not required. We would expect someone to have at least 2 years’ experience and be able to operate independently, whilst training on corporate governance issues and how the company is run will be provided.  

This position offers an environment where you will be respected for your expertise but will also continue to learn. The brand is quirky and it’s fun environment is reflective of the company attitude and culture.