Role: Legal Counsel - Fund Solutions (12 month FTC)
Team: UK Legal
UK Legal, the GC and Head of legal, the Fund Solutions business and all business units mentioned below and all internal stakeholders (including but not limited to UK legal credit, compliance, finance, tax, operations and risk).
Description of role and key responsibilities
UK legal comprises a team of high performing and strategically connected legal team of business enablers who partner with the client segment groups take 1 Investec to our clients.
What does the Fund Solutions team at Investec do?
The Fund Solutions team at Investec provides bespoke financing solutions to funds and their managers. With decades of experience the team is recognised as a market leader in the industry. We draw on our deep
expertise to create tailored financing solutions for clients, across all stages of the fund life cycle and capital structure.
Investec is a specialist bank, serving a select client base in its two home markets of the UK and South Africa and globally. Our culture gives us our edge: we look for those with entrepreneurial thinking, and give them the freedom to share fresh ideas and build real relationships.
What does the role involve?
We are looking for a mid level Solicitor to join the UK Legal Team at Investec Bank plc as maternity cover, with, primary focus supporting the Fund Solutions offering. You will also be required to provide legal support to the UK legal's other lending desks as needed. In particular you will perform the following key functions:
Core skills and knowledge
What kind of skills and attributes are we looking for?
What qualifications are required?
Research shows that some candidates can be reluctant to apply to a role unless they meet all the criteria. We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit here and welcome you to do the same – if the role excites you, please don't let our person specification hold you back. Get in touch!
**We are open to conversations about flexible working so please ask**
Could your career thrive in this setting? Could you see yourself making an impact? If this is the career opportunity you've been waiting for please apply today or contact us for more information.
As an Out of the Ordinary bank, we have a family-oriented culture and we genuinely care about our people. We work really hard to create a fun, collaborative and learning environment - so expect lots of team activities, as well as plenty of support for training, mentoring and coaching