A globally renowned investment manager.
A unique Head of Legal legal opportunity, joining a global team, and reporting into the General Counsel.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Advise the relevant business entities on legal and regulatory issues.
Address all relevant legal and regulatory issues impacting the business, its products and services and authorization advising the business and senior management and liaising with relevant stakeholders as appropriate.
Liaise with the Central Bank as required and build, maintain and develop that relationship. Respond to and manage any queries or requests raised.`
Work with colleagues, legal and otherwise, across the wider business to promote and develop the business as required.
Review, draft and negotiate relevant material contacts.
Devise and implement relevant legal and regulatory policies updating the business as appropriate.
Advise on relevant registration, licensing and distribution issues as required.
Liaise with and act as point for relevant external stakeholders including regulatory bodies, external auditors, external tax advisors etc
Supervise and manage team members.
Ad hoc projects as required.
Key Skills and Qualifications:
Qualified lawyer with a minimum of 10 years' relevant investment funds experience.
Top Tier training/experience
Excellent technical knowledge of the investment funds legal and regulatory landscape.
Proven knowledge of the Central Bank regime/guidance and an ability to build relationships with the Bank.
Excellent communication skills with experience updating and advising at senior management level.
Proven ability to build relationships both internally (legal and cross-functionally) and with external stakeholders.
Strong leadership and management skills
Proven ability to successfully prioritise in a busy, fast-paced environment
Commercial, solutions-focused and adaptable