Professional Support Lawyer (Mat Cover)

  • Category
    Legal - Private Practice
  • Location
    Bristol, City Of Bristol
  • Salary
    75000 £ - 100000 £ / Year
  • External Reference

Professional Support Lawyer wanted to join leading international law firm for maternity contract in Financial Services Team - South West.

The Position:-

The requirement is to provide the Financial Services Team, wider business & clients with a knowledge and quality training service. The team is a large team of experts in their field, known for their technical excellence and solutions-led approach. This role can be offered in either the firm's London or Bristol office, and can be offered full time or part time 4 days a week.

The Team's service offering includes Funds, Payments, Consumer & Small Business Finance & Financial Regulation. Clients include Banks, Securities Firms, Asset Managers, Payment Institutions & other Service Providers.

* Advising on regulatory change & assisting with processes and guidance to keep on top of these changes
* Devising precedents
* Producing media including newsletters/bulletins/updates where necessary for the team, business, clients
* Arranging and leading knowledge sharing sessions
* Devising and delivering the internal training programme
* Assessing fee earner's needs in terms of requirements for Knowledge services
* Assisting in the preparation of client seminars and client training sessions and speaking at such seminars.
* Responding to queries from the team, wider business and clients on particular points of law and practice

The Candidate:-
* Will be Senior Associate level qualified (or equivalent qualified), although those with less experience will be considered
* You will have a background in Financial Services Law, both UK and European , ideally from working with a City of highly regarded law firm, or financial/regulatory institution
* You will have a keen interest and strong technical and practical knowledge in this area
* Ideally your experience will include advisory & transactional project work
* You will have an enthusiasm for problem solving and acquiring and presenting knowledge

Competitive salary/rates & benefits on offer.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to gain experience with an industry leading international law firm. In particular, this opportunity may suit those seeking to return to work following a period out of practice or those seeking to use their legal experience in a non-fee earning capacity. Badenoch and Clark acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Badenoch and Clark UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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