Associate, Financial Services Law

  • Job Reference: 7760
  • Date Posted: 5 August 2022
  • Website: https://www.thomasdessain.com/
  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Great opportunity to provide support to partners and senior associates across a broad range of financial services work, advising on regulatory issues and performing legal research and analysis; checking legal forms/documents for accuracy; preparing reports and correspondence; drafting a range of legal documents; maintaining system based filing systems and managing paperwork; achieving target hours, proactively manage billings and debtors and record time accurately; contribute to business development plans to develop new client relationships and attract new business; support new ventures, identify cross selling opportunities and seek ways to develop services; oversee non-chargeable activities to build the firm's know-how and external reputation through seminars/writing of articles/presentations; oversee projects.
Candidate will have UK/Jersey/Commonwealth legal qualification and 0-3 year PQE; experience of banking, corporate & commercial law and a regulatory work & compliance regime; knowledge of Jersey offshore law; strong technical ability; business development experience; ability to prioritise and manage time; client centric approach; self-motivation and drive; solution driven attitude to problems; effective team player; strong communicator with sound judgement and strong commercial awareness.