Legal & Compliance Officer - Hedge Fund

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Part time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 18 Sep 16

Part time / flexible hours / flexible location. $1.6bn CTA Hedge Fund

Legal & Compliance Officer - Hedge Fund

Flexible hours/work from home

Client
 
Our client is an award winning regulated CTA with operations in Switzerland, UK and the Cayman Islands. The business was established in 2004 and currently manages about 1.6BN USD across four global, diversified and fully systematic short to medium-term CTA programs.  Clients are predominantly institutional investors, including pension funds, insurance companies, endowments and sovereign wealth funds.

Role
 
The business now seeks to add a Legal and Compliance professional to the team in the UK.  Initially the role will be on a part time basis (2-3 days per week) potentially with the option to moving to a more full time role.
 
Ideal candidate
 
• Qualified Lawyer
• Experience within a financial services organization and/or law firm
• Strong understanding of the investment management industry; in particular of dealing with trading agreements with counterparties (e.g. TAA, ISDA)
• Excellent drafting skills
• International outlook and experience
• Independent self-starter with a mature attitude to work – possible someone looking for a role with a degree of flexibility
• Ability to travel to Switzerland (1-2 days / month)