Legal Counsel - Leading Quant Trading Firm - UK

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Isabelle Campbell

  • Contact email:

    isabellecampbell@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    1069682_1550059501

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-15

Are you a mid level lawyer looking for your next in-house challenge? This is an exciting opportunity to make your mark as sole UK counsel joining a wider global legal team of 12 top quality legal minds.

The company:

You will join one of the leading quantative trading firms in the world. With HQ in the US, and offices in New York, London, Shanghai and Singapore, they employee the world's most briliant minds. Employees come from trading, Silicon Valley tech companies and start ups, to top PhD programs and research labs.

Who you are:

You will be at least 2 PQE, have trained at a magic circle or US firm, and ideally (not a must) you will have had in-house experience at a trading firm or comparable sector. Hedge funds, brokers and smaller Financial Services companies are of particular interest.

Why apply:

This company is making moves, and fast. They combine sophisticated research, innovative tech and an outstanding culture to trading. With a google-esque feel and some of the brightest minds at the core, it's a great opportunity to be the sole UK legal adviser with support from paralegals and a global legal team. You will gain autonomy and responsbility, be a generalist and work acroass various areas of law including commercial, HR, property, trading agreements, business initiatives and transactions, policy developement, corporate governance and more.

If this sounds of interest, please call on 02073329638 and apply.

Look forward to hearing from you.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.