When you step into SEI – anywhere in the world – you know you’re not inside a traditional financial services company. We have no offices. Our open innovation spaces spur creativity, the provocative artwork inspires conversation, and the flexible work-life balance drives personal and professional growth. We are a place to inspire your work, build your voice, and grow your community. We’re different. And we’re proud of it.
The SEI legal team is primarily responsible for advising on regulatory matters and participating in negotiating and drafting various contracts for services and other agreements with clients and vendors and supporting the development of global business solutions and services. Individuals maintain a comprehensive understanding of multi-jurisdictional law and regulations, as well as knowledge of various investment product structures and regulations and leverage their expertise and capabilities by engaging external legal counsel and other advisors as necessary and liaising with other members of the SEI global legal and compliance team.
We are looking or a mid-level legal adviser to the SEI private banking/wealth platform team. The team operates in an innovative field and continuously looks at new technology solutions that can be provided to clients in a fast-moving sector. The role is mainly transactional, involving interaction with clients and third party vendors across the spectrum of the wealth management industry, though on-going advice to stakeholders in the business is also important. The candidate should have an interest in fintech and the opportunities which this evolving sector offers and experience of the rules applicable to outsourcing arrangements would be an advantage.
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For this role a remote working environment will be considered. You will be operating in a team environment with other members of SEI’s legal and compliance team in the UK as well as with members of SEI’s legal and compliance team globally, SEI’s external counsel, and members of other organizational groups within SEI group companies – worldwide.
SEI is an equal opportunities employer and so much more…
After 50 years, SEI is a leading global provider of investment management, investment processing and investment operations solutions. Reflecting our experience within financial services and financial technology our UK office is based between the City of London and the growing technology hub of Shoreditch. The open plan nature of our office space, flowing lines and numerous art installations are designed to encourage innovation and creativity in our workforce. We recognise that our people are our most valuable asset and are (literally) invested in your success; we know that a healthy, happy and motivated workforce is key to our continued growth. We are focused on ensuring a healthy work-life balance and offer our employees benefits which include private medical care for you and your family, access to GPs online for appointments, enhanced family leave, volunteer days, access to thriving employee networks and not forgetting free fruit twice a week.
SEI Investments (Europe) Limited (‘SIEL’) is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 191713).