Solicitor / Senior Solicitor - Investment Funds / Corporate Finance

Organisation
Iconic Resourcing
Reference
414
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Banking, Corporate, Financial Services, Funds
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Flexible DOPQE
PQE
NQ, 0-2 yrs
Tier 1 renowned, highly regarded UK law firm with offices based in the heart of Glasgow City Centre for the role of Senior Solicitor within their Investment Funds / Corporate Finance team, known for their expertise in the field and extensive clients

Job Description

Iconic Resourcing are proud to partner with a Tier 1 renowned and highly regarded UK law firm with offices based in the heart of Glasgow City Centre for the role of Solicitor / Senior Solicitor within their Investment Funds / Corporate Finance team, known for their expertise in the field and extensive client list.

The Role of Solicitor or Senior Solicitor is an integral part of the Corporate Finance team, where work will be varied and will include structuring funds that invest in private equity, real estate, infrastructure and renewable energy assets, which often involve limited partnerships, as well as public companies listed on the London Stock Exchange or other markets, and some offshore vehicles.

The work is technically interesting, and you will develop an understanding of the markets and the commercial context in which the clients operate.  It often involves an international element and collaboration with professional advisers in other jurisdictions. You will work closely with existing clients and also be part of the continuing efforts of the team to win new clients and business.

The required candidate will ideally have a minimum of  2 – 4 years PQE in a similar role or be able to demonstrate competence in the following

  • Advising clients on structuring investment funds; capital raising; transactions and projects involving investment funds and financial markets
  • Drafting legal research and papers for client advice and/or wider publication
  • Assisting clients to meet their overall business objectives 
  • Helping win new work and clients for the firm
  • Being part of the investment funds team working closely with other specialists including the tax team
  • Applying analytical thinking and commercial judgement to delivering results for clients
  • Demonstrate appropriate range of legal knowledge and, with assistance and can identify issues outside their expertise and seek appropriate assistance
  • Demonstrate effectively handling a busy caseload whilst maintaining client relations
  • Meet all deadlines and comply with all company procedures
  • Be client focused
  • Have the ability to work automatously whilst being an effective part of a wider team

You will be part of prestigious firm within a much sought after team, working under and supported by highly regarded Partners known for their expertise in the field.

In return you will 

  • Receive a fantastic financial package
  • Enjoy a work life balance, which includes Hybrid home working, alternative hours worked to suit personal circumstances and use of innovative technology 
  • Receive discretionary work related compensation
  • Be part of a prestigious organisation where personal and professional development is encourage

 

For more information and a confidential chat please contact Debby Stewart at debby@iconicresourcing.com or 07423 750815 or connect via Linkedin

At Iconic Resourcing we are engaged by many leading organisations across Scotland and our aim is to keep the recruitment process simple. The people we work with are often in demand professionals, so we work in a completely agile way which means discussions don't only need to be over the phone, we can arrange video calls at times convenient to you. Please visit our website to view all our Iconic Jobs across Scotland.

Iconic Resourcing is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be treated as such. We act as both an employment business and an employment agency.