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Job reference LC FTC SB

Job title:Legal Counsel- Investment Management Firm- Fixed Term Contract
Job consultant:Stephen Benwell
Job type:Contract
Job location:London, England
Salary:£50000 - £85000 per annum

Job description

One of the UK's leading Investment Management firms are looking for a Legal Counsel to join their team on an initial fixed-term contact that offers the opportunity to evolve into a permanent role. Their principal business is the provision of a traditional, high-quality service to private investors. The firm are looking to expand their growing legal team with the hire of a solicitor between 2-6 PQE.

The team provide oversight to the legal aspects of the firm's business. This vacancy represents the opportune time to join a small professional team and work within a friendly and collegiate environment. Due to the size of the team, you will be heavily involved in a wide spectrum of legal matters including; drafting legal contracts, managing and mitigating risk and providing legal advice on key legislative and common law developments.

The successful applicant will have a strong academic record and strong communication skills. The ideal candidate would also have gained a minimum of 1 year of in-house experience, an understanding of the FCA's approach to legal issues and a solid understanding in either commercial contracts or private client matters involving wealth management.

In return the firm offer a work/life balance that may not be possible at most City firms, a mature view on flexible working, an enticing benefits package and a competitive salary. This fixed term contract role can also offer invaluable experience to an associate from private practice looking to move in-house.

Cogence Search is a London based legal recruitment firm. Our legal recruitment team assist lateral partner and associate moves and work with nationwide, U.S. and multi-national Law Firms. We also provide assistance to the most reputable companies across the country to fill there in-house legal requirements. We are working as a legal recruitment agency in relation to this opportunity. For more law roles please visit our website or contact one of our legal recruitment consultants.

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