General Counsel/Head of Legal at Investment Manager

Location
London (Central), London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Oct 2016
Closes
17 Nov 2016
Ref
CC74209
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Our client, a successful investment manager, is seeking to hire a London-based lawyer to join their growing and dynamic team. As pioneers within their field they wish to bring a hard-working, high-energy and creative lawyer on board as General Counsel to help expand the firm and complete new and exciting transactions.  The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Strong working knowledge of funds and structured finance; and
  • Good understanding of financial services regulation applicable to the asset management sector, including FSMA 2000 and the FCA rules.

In addition, it would be beneficial to have experience of:

  • Negotiation of investment management agreements and side letters;
  • Fund taxation;
  • Employment and partnership agreements; and
  • U.S. securities law.

For further information please contact Catherine Cook in confidence on ccook@novoresourcing.co.uk or 020 7129 1221.