Head of Legal

Ref: 41284_1604053060
Guernsey
Permanent, Full-time
Legal, Banking

Are you an ambitious legal mind coming from a corporate / commercial / litigation background who’s looking to join a business that offers excellent internal mobility and the chance to work on incredibly varied matters?

Firstcall is working with a highly reputable global player in the wealth management and investment banking space which is seeking to onboard a Head of Legal to their Guernsey office. The business has an openess in considering strongly qualified and experienced legal professionals looking to relocate from the UK.

This is a fascinating role which will see you working on a broad range of legal matters ranging from strategic activities, multi billion dollar deals, interfacing closely with global lawyers and acting as a resource for business and employee needs. You will be a partner to the business and have the opportunity to be a part of a working peer group which is made up of Heads of Legal across Europe.

You will have the following responsibilites in your role:

  • Working closely with executives and key support heads to provide sound advice on legal and regulatory matters and large transactional deals
  • Providing legal advice to the Branch Manager and the COO in relation to legal entity organisation and relations with regulators and governance
  • Advising on the execution of divisional business strategies and effective implementation of global policies  
  • Drafting and reviewing both client and counterparty documentation

You will be a results oriented individual having strong legal experience with exposure to significant deals, Guernsey industry knowledge and possess exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. This position will ideally suit those looking for a varied position that has plenty of interesting work to get stuck into.

Should this opportunity with a modern and well established employer be of interest, kindly get in touch with Marcel today on 01481 714634 or click apply to submit your CV details.

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