Lawyer, Products and Distribution Legal

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Asset Management

  • Job type:

    Temporary

  • Salary:

    £700 - £850 per day

  • Contact:

    Martin Deavin

  • Job ref:

    MD298632_1547219624

  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Scott Nye

Lawyer, Products and Distribution Legal

Key Responsibilities

We are looking for a fund/asset management lawyer to support the Products and Distribution Legal providing legal advice and input across various business units.

The role encompasses the full range of asset management skills covering legal advisory, fund/product structuring, drafting and negotiating fund documentation, investment management agreements and related documentation.

Reporting Line

Head of Products and Distribution Legal

Key competencies

 General asset management knowledge across various fund jurisdictions (specifically UK, Luxembourg, Ireland) and various fund structures (e.g. SICAVs, ICAVs, OEICs, SIFs, s110s, LPs) and the relevant regulatory framework applicable to asset managers (including AIFMD, UCITs, MiFID, EMIR).

 Good understanding of fund structures and fund documentation across a range of asset classes including in relation to private/real assets.

 Drafting experience to include drafting and negotiating investment management agreements, advisory agreement, fund documents, AIFM agreements, custody and depositary agreements, side letters, term sheets, distribution agreements