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Financial Services Funds Associate

BBBH26539
£100000 - £120000 per annum
City London City of London

Managing this Role

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Joseph Kersey

Senior Recruitment Consultant - City of London
0203 865 2113

Financial Services Funds Associate/Senior Associate (3-6 years PQE): You will be part of a leading financial services team recognised as one of the leaders in the field, splitting your time across open-ended hedge funds and IMA/SMA Negotiations. This is an excellent opportunity to expose yourself to complex and high calibre matters. This would suit an ambitious individual who enjoys client interaction.

The Firm

This firm are headquartered in London with over 10 offices across Europe, Asia and the Middle East. With a large international presence, this firm has forged close ties across Asia-Pacific, Singapore and the PRC. The diverse mix of expertise and culture has resulted in a number of strong departments, in particular, Commercial Litigation & Arbitration, Corporate, Finance, Employment, Marine and International trade and Real Estate.

With a wide range of listed and Private Companies, Institutions and Individuals, you will find the overriding ethos of the firm is quality; however, they pride themselves on their individuality, teamwork, commitment and straight-talking approach. Technology and Innovation plays a key part within this firm, but importantly the people are integral to this firm's growth. They have attracted and secured some of the best legal talents over the past 5 years from other Top 50 firms and US practices. As well as this they have one of the highest internal promotion structures with many of the Partners coming through their own ranks. Investing in Technology and their people have allowed them to win multiple Chambers and Legal 500 awards as well as Employment, Diversity and Culture awards.

A key benefit of joining this Top 30 practice is you will be exposed to a large amount of international work. With over 25% of their staff based outside the UK you will receive plenty of opportunities overseas, in particular, a large amount of their associates benefits from International Secondments. In an ever-changing and growing market, this firm has the brand not only domestically but internationally to really drive your career forward.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a Financial Services - Funds Associate/Senior Associate to join this top International practice in their City of London office.

You will be part of the financial services funds team that is recognised in as a leading group in the legal 500 and international directories. You will work with leading asset and wealth managers, banking groups, brokerage houses, investment exchanges, commodity traders and other financial institutions.

  • You will be splitting your time across open-ended hedge funds and IMA/SMA Negotiation working for institutional managers.
  • Knowledge of related regulation, including AIFMD, MiFID and UCITS will be required.
  • You will be advising clients on and new and developing initiatives including AIFMD, ESG and the post-Brexit landscape.

Requirements

  • You will be a solicitor between 3-6 years PQE
  • You will have good exposure to investment management products and services, both in the institutional asset manager and hedge funds space
  • You will have experience with reviewing and negotiating IMAs/SMA's (Preferable)
  • Strong client focus and ability to get actively involved with marketing

This is an excellent opportunity for a Financial Services - Funds Associate/Senior Associate to join this top International practice in their City of London office.

Apply now for immediate consideration, alternatively please contact us for a confidential conversation.