Funds Lawyer | 2-4 years

  • Location

    Sydney CBD, New South Wales

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Olivia Courtney

  • Contact email:

    oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    OCO/652217_1537519074

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-10-21

  • Consultant:

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A world-renowned asset management company is seeking a junior transactional lawyer for a 10 month maternity cover, with a possibility for extension.

This role will comprise of funds management, general commercial and company secretarial work.

Under the supervision of the Regional Counsel for APAC you will be responsible for the drafting and review of a variety of financial and investment related regulatory documentation. You will assist with the negotiation of contracts or business arrangements such as investment management agreements with institutional clients, distribution related agreements and service agreements.

You will also work closely with external Counsel and support the local business personnel for key projects such as new business initiatives and legal review of proposed or current business strategies and operations.

This role is APAC centric and you will be involved in legal and regulatory work that spans Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Korea and Japan.

To be considered you will be a 2-4 year transactional lawyer in private practice who is keen to make their first move in-house. You will have experience in either corporate, general commercial, funds or financial services.

If you would like to apply please send an updated CV to Olivia Courtney by emailing oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au or call 0292369000.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.