Associate (Commercial Property/ Banking and Finance)

  • Job Reference: 7471
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2022
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  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Great role advising clients, leading file management, working with wider teams on larger-scale transactions and playing material role in business-development activities.  Candidate will draft and review commercial leases; draft and advise on property finance documentation; assist with matters in relation to commercial acquisitions and disposals;  managing files and transactions, including resolving issues that arise during transactions; identifying key issues; accept assignments delegated from Partners; demonstrate good commercial awareness relevant to clients’ differing objectives and needs; work in compliance with AML; communicate with clients on all aspects of a matter, particularly with regard to scope of work, the anticipated costs and disbursements, progress during matter and any issues; manage different work-streams for multiple clients; preserve and enhance existing client relationships of the firm; contribute to business development activities; mentor and supervise junior members of team.
Our client is seeking a qualified lawyer of up to 5 years’ PQE with experience in the commercial property department of a reputable law firm or firms. General corporate and Banking and Finance experience would be useful but is not essential.  The successful candidate will need to bring excellent technical skill and knowledge, good communication skills and a strong teamwork ethic.