A leading Global Investment Manager is looking to appoint a Private Funds Lawyer on a Part Time basis in London. This is an exciting opportunity to join a market leader and make a valuable contribution to the successful functioning of the legal team.
You will primarily be working on a project to scope out & execute a Venture Capital Fund. You will work closely with the business to define the best model for the business and will be responsible for the entire process from execution to completion.
Duties will include:
- Providing advice on matters related to the creation of a new fund.
- Managing outside counsel's preparation and review of fund documentation and overseeing outside counsel with respect to the private fund.
- Coordinating and working with business teams, compliance, tax, and operations teams regarding various aspects of private fund formation and operation.
- Providing advice and support to internal stakeholders to develop, establish and improve internal processes.
You will be a qualified Lawyer with demonstrable experience as a private funds lawyer from a major law firm, legal department of an investment management firm or the alternative investment division at an investment bank. Fund formation experience is essential. You must be able to demonstrate a pragmatic solutions-based counsel and strong relationship building skills combined with excellent communication skills. You will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, acting with a degree of independence whilst being part of a supportive and collegiate culture. You must have the flexibility and drive to support a multidisciplinary team with a solutions-based attitude.
If the role is of interest, please get in touch!
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