Investment management paralegal

We are looking to recruit a paralegal into our investment management group.

About the group

The team advises fund managers, advisers, other service providers and investors on a range of matters relating to their work and ongoing strategic issues.

The team has exceptional market knowledge and is responsible for providing extensive and finely tuned advice to their clients.  Many of their clients' projects bring together a number of disciplines; frequently drawing on the expertise of the firm’s banking and finance, commercial, corporate, employment, real estate and tax lawyers to provide a seamless service, however complex the work.

The team currently comprises five partners, 15 solicitors, four trainees and four paralegals.

About the role

The role will principally involve providing support to one client. Key duties will include:

  • assisting the client with meeting KYC (Know Your Client) due diligence requests; and
  • ensuring the client is compliant with AML (Anti-Money Laundering) regulations.

About the candidate

The right candidate will possess strong academic qualifications from A Levels, have a minimum 2:1 degree and have completed the Legal Practice Course.  Ideally the candidate will have worked at a bank or asset manager and have KYC and AML experience.

The individual will be self-motivated, organised, interested in, and committed to providing high quality technical legal support in a practical context to fee earners.  Strong attention to detail is essential, along with excellent time management skills and a meticulous approach to work.

The candidate must be self-motivated, take a pro-active stance, able to work independently following appropriate instruction or in a team, and take responsibility for the work product delivered.

Please note that the job description is not exhaustive and may vary in line with changes in the team’s objectives and firm’s policy.

Direct applicants only. Strictly no agencies.

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