Legal Counsel

  • Competitive
  • Luxembourg
  • Permanent, Full time
  • MP Executive Consultancy
  • 31 Jan 18 2018-01-31

LEGAL COUNSEL, LUXEMBOURG Our Client is one of the largest independent fund administrators, with over USD 90 billion of assets under administration, delivering a range of services and technology to private debt, hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity funds, private banks, pension funds and family offices through its international presence.

LEGAL COUNSEL, LUXEMBOURG 

Our Client is one of the largest independent fund administrators, with over USD 90 billion of assets under administration, delivering a range of services and technology to private debt, hedge funds, funds of funds, private equity funds, private banks, pension funds and family offices through its international presence

Recognized as experienced professionals, the group differentiate itself with superior proprietary technology to support a dynamic and complex industry characterized by new financial products, trading strategies and capital markets.

Keeping a start-up agile and flexible mind-set, they are truly service oriented and technology intensive providing comprehensive services and software that includes operations outsourcing, customized development and the finest technology for institutional type investment managers.

We have been exclusively mandated to hire a talented, motivated and entrepreneurial Legal Counsel, to be based in their Luxembourg office, to assist, support and report to their Group General Counsel.

Applicants will be responsible for:

  • handling all legal matters as in-house legal counsel for the Luxembourg office
  • providing assistance and support to other Group offices 
  • working closely on a day to day basis with both their Legal Counsel in Dublin and Group General Legal Counsel

Applicants will be required to have:

  • Entrepreneurial, agile and flexible approach particular to technology driven firm  
  • Gained in-house experience by working for a global administrator or investment manager, or as a lawyer in the funds group of a large corporate law firm
  • Extensive experience in the establishment, operation and regulation of all types of funds including:
    • UCITS, non-UCITS 
    • hedge funds / funds of funds
    • private equity funds 
    • and other specialized (classic and/or new) fund products 

Requirements:

  • 5-8 Year’s post admission experience 
  • Admission as a lawyer in Luxembourg 
  • Admission as a solicitor in England and Wales or Ireland would also be most helpful
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and French is essential. 

The firm expects to have continued strong growth across the various regions offering the applicant an interesting potential for career development

Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Additional benefits include Medical & Dental Insurance a Pension scheme and training.

Qualified candidates should forward their CV and cover letter to: daniel@mp-executive.com