Corporate Senior Associate or Partner

Organisation
Core-Asset Consulting
Reference
8482
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Commercial, Corporate
Job Type
Contract
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive
PQE
5+ yrs
Expiry Date
01/09/2017 10:00:00
Core-Asset Consulting's client, a unique, well run and expanding Scottish full service legal firm has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Corporate Senior Associate or Partner to join their Edinburgh office on a permanent basis. The

Job Description

Core-Asset Consulting's client, a unique, well run and expanding Scottish full service legal firm has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Corporate Senior Associate or Partner to join their Edinburgh office on a permanent basis.

The successful individual will have a strong background in corporate work to deal with an expansive scope of corporate and commercial matters, including share, business sales, purchases, shareholder agreements, MBO's, MBI's, joint ventures to commercial contracts. You will ideally have a client following or at least a solid network of contacts. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a firm who by working smart and cohesively can offer something distinctive where you can genuinely shape and influence the corporate offering.

Core responsibilities:

  • Business acquisitions and sales
  • Managing a full range of corporate transactions, UK-wide
  • Advising on M&A's, MBO's, MBI's, joint ventures, financings and strategic alliances
  • Working closely with a range of public, private and owner managed companies
  • Deal with a broad scope of commercial contracts
  • Ability to grow the Corporate Division through effective business development

Core skills:

  • Able to provide high quality commercial advice
  • Ability to manage a team effectively
  • Handle a challenging and busy workload
  • Competent in managing risk within the division
  • Manage time effectively to maximise profitability
  • Well organised to manage your and the teams workload
  • Excellent client relationship and client care skills
  • Strong technical skills
  • Self-confident and strong interpersonal skills
  • Well organised and methodical

Core requirements:

  • Scottish or English Qualified Solicitor
  • 8+ Years PQE
  • Strong Corporate and commercial experience
  • A client following would be highly desirable
  • Solid bank of client contacts
  • Excellent business development skills.

Job reference: 8482

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.