Legal Counsel - Funds Management

  • Location

    Sydney

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Olivia Courtney

  • Contact email:

    oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au

  • Job ref:

    OCO/666217_1593493237

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-30

  • Consultant:

    #

The Opportunity

Unique opportunity for a mid-level Lawyer who is seeking their first role in-house with a well established asset management business.

About You

You will have a minimum 4 years legal experience working in funds and financial services in a top tier law firm.

Key Responsibilities

  • Draft and review fund related documentation, including trust deeds, PDSs, information memoranda, investor notices and marketing materials.
  • Negotiating contracts such as investment management agreements.
  • Providing transaction support for joint venture and other M&A transactions.
  • Assisting the Head of Legal with Company Secretarial support, including regulatory filings.
  • Assisting the business with implementing local, regional and group related projects.

Ideal Candidate

  • Minimum 4 years post admission experience from a leading law firm in funds and financial services.
  • Knowledge of regulation relating to funds management is highly desirable as is knowledge of Chapter 5C provisions, including fund establishment and maintenance.
  • Ability to work independently and take ownership of tasks as well as being able to work well as part of a team.
  • Pro-active self-starter with a positive attitude.

If you are interested in being considered please send your CV to Olivia Courtney by emailing oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au or call 02 9236 9000.

 

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