Associate Banking & Finance
- Starting salary £40-60,000
- Performance related bonus
- Extensive benefits
Our client offers a comprehensive range of services throughout their UK and international offices. They have recently opened a new office in the heart of Liverpool and are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified associate lawyer to join their Banking & Finance team.
The successful candidate will have 2-5 years post qualification experience gained within a top tier finance practice, be UK qualified with strong technical skills in general finance and in particular leveraged/acquisition finance, structured finance or general corporate lending.
You will have the opportunity to work with a number of partners, senior counsel and fellow associates in the group. It is expected that you will have sufficient experience and confidence to be able to operate with minimal partner supervision.
The role will have a high level of client contact and there will be strong involvement in business development. Typical clients include UK domestic and European banks and non-bank lenders, private equity funds, litigation funders, family offices and corporates.
Key responsibilities include:
Proactively dealing with clients and the other side, taking a leading role in managing transactions through to completion.
Drafting and negotiating security documents, complex facility agreements and inter creditor agreements.
Business development, supporting team members in client initiatives and proactively forward your own strategies and plans.
Providing supervision and training of junior team members.
Working with other team members to improve the team efficiencies and working arrangements.
Our client are noted for the development of talent within the business and given both the UK and international presence the opportunity to diversify and progress within the practice is open to all employees.
It is Birchfield Recruitment’s policy, that we to respond to all applications within three working days. If your application is not taken forward by us your details will not be retained unless you specifically request us to do so.
Birchfield Recruitment is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.