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Legal Counsel

  • Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Legal
  • Contact: Sershen Ingram
  • Contact Email: singram@merje.com
  • Expiry Date: 30 September 2021
  • Job Ref: SI/17723

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an In-House Lawyer to provide sound, accurate and commercial legal advice to a financial services business. 

 

Reporting directly to the Senior Legal Counsel, you will be responsible for a number of aspects of the legal function in the UK, working closely with senior stakeholders

 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Providing legal advice and guidance to the business

  • Contributing to policy changes to in-house regulations, identifying and analysing the impact of new legislation and case law

  • Providing support and guidance to all areas of the business

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic and commercially minded lawyer looking for a breadth and depth of work, whilst playing a key role within the business.

 

On offer is the opportunity to train and develop within a growing business, whilst working in a collaborative environment with great autonomy, business exposure and a genuine work/life balance.

 

Ideally you will be a lawyer with 0 – 2 years’ PQE, having trained at a reputable firm and gained commercial and corporate experience. Knowledge of the financial services sector is essential.