Senior FS Lawyer, FTSE Business, Central London
Our client is an instantly recognisable FTSE consumer brand with a significant international presence. It is seeking to appoint a senior lawyer with a solid grounding in financial services and report into the General Counsel and Company secretary and lead the legal function of a newly created team.
The successful appointee will benefit from stellar academics (a 2.1 at degree level is preferable) as well as significant experience within the financial services team of a top City practice. Due to the strategic nature of the role, in-house experience is essential and the ability to demonstrate excellent stakeholder management will be viewed as highly advantageous.
You will be rewarded by the opportunity to lead a legal function for a newly created subsidiary, both in the UK and for its international offerings. You will also be expected to lead on the compliance programme for the group, with significant interaction to regulatory bodies as well as wider business functions. In addition, you will be expected to advise on wider compliance matters, in relation to data protection and anti-bribery topics.
For more information, please contact Laura Field