Product Development and Fund Structuring - Global Asset Manager

City of London
£65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
21 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Daniel Griffin
Practice Area
Financial Services, Funds
Experience / PQE
PQE 1 - 3 years
Contract Type

We have been instructed by our client, a leading asset manager, to find a junior funds lawyer to join their team. The team is responsible for the formation, maintenance and governance of new product ranges in multiple domiciles throughout EMEA.

The ideal candidate will be at least 1 PQE* from a well established city firm or asset manager. They require experience of forming and structuring Alternative Investment Funds in a multitude of jurisdictions including Luxembourg, Ireland and others offshore. Experience of advising on fund distribution is also preferred as well as exposure to closed ended funds and funds domiciled in Switzerland.

The right candidate must have strong working knowledge AIFMD and Experience with the FCA's AIFMD rules, excellent communication and presentation skills, an ability to build relationships across the business, be able to work both independently and as part of a team, have strong project management skills as well as a creative and intelligent approach to their work.

This is a rare opportunity for a junior lawyer to join a market leading in-house team and work within a commercially focused team tasked with driving the business forward.

If this is something that you may be interested in, or you would like a confidential discussion about the market, please express your interest via this page or contact Daniel Griffin ( Please rest assured that all responses will be treated with the utmost discretion and no personal details will be released to any third party without express consent.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive for each of our roles we are unable to respond on an individual basis. If you have not received a response within 2 weeks of having submitted your details, it is likely that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies.