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Corporate Services Paralegal/Lawyer. In-house. London

London
Industry Administrative and Secretarial, Financial Services, Legal
Location London
Package Very negotiable salary. More than just a Paralegal role - salary will reflect.
Date 29 March 2019

Would you like to join a top performing PE fund international team? Have you got exposure/solid experience and understanding of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), and ideally an understanding of the Luxembourg, BVI or/and Cyprus corporate legal systems? Russian language is a great advantage.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • putting together legal paperwork
  • ensuring its completeness and compliance with the applicable legal requirements
  • communicating with the local counsel in relevant jurisdictions (predominantly Cyprus and BVI) in respect of a number of companies controlled by the Luxembourg  based  private  equity  funds
  • assisting (where necessary) members of  the  legal  and  regulatory  team  with  the preparation  of  the  relevant  documents  pertaining  to  the operation of the

 

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Providing support to the legal team in respect of the preparation of the corporate resolutions and other necessary documents in connection with their day-to-day operations such as:  approvals  of  share  pledges/charges,  approvals  of  share  transfers,
  • Liaising with the local counsel in relevant jurisdictions, corporate secretaries and corporate service providers in connection with the preparation of such documents
  • Assisting the legal team with the relevant analysis of the applicable restrictions and procedures set (such as shareholders agreements, local compliance, the preparation of and submission of the relevant filings)
  • Assisting the legal team with the preparation of the relevant Funds documentation
  • Providing assistance to the legal team in reviewing, drafting and negotiating agreements with third parties, ensuring compliance of such agreements with applicable laws and regulations
  • Assisting the  legal  team  with  liaising  with  the  service  providers  (such  as custodians and transfer agents) and

 

We are looking for a legal professional with experience in corporate services:

  • A Law degree (international degrees are accepted) is highly preferred
  • Corporate paralegal experience/corporate administrative services experience – sound proof of working with bank accounts re corporate structures (opening, documents supply, shareholder agreements etc.) ideally with Cyprus, BVI and Luxembourg jurisdictions
  • Understanding of legal requirements in various jurisdictions
  • AIFMD exposure/understanding or solid experience is required
  • Excellent drafting skills
  • Russian language skills are a great advantage, English – fluent.
  • Excellent communication skills.

An opportunity to get involved and grow professionally, negotiable salary for the right candidate. Amazing team! Join in now!

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