An outstanding and exciting new offshore Legal Counsel role has arisen for a corporate solicitor (5/6PQE+) at this provider of corporate management and fund administration services to be based in the London office.


The COMPANY is comprised of a highly qualified team of multi-disciplinary chartered accountants and company secretaries.


The COMPANY is seeking to recruit a highly motivated, committed and skilled solicitor to join this fast paced, dynamic, growing business which is backed by a Jersey and London based high performing asset management and corporate finance business.

YOU will be a team player who likes to be challenged and is at ease working outside of your comfort zone and under pressure.

YOU will be based in London be available to travel to Jersey and / or have had significant experience of being based there.

YOU will be practical, commercial and forward thinking with great attention to detail.

YOU must enjoy being hands on, able to coach and develop more junior members of the team and be willing to get involved in all aspects of the business at it grows and develops.

This ROLE will provide challenge, variety and a great working environment where an individual's contribution is highly valued and recognized within a small team.

YOU will have day to day responsibility for all company secretarial and administration services offered to UK plc groups listed on AIM.

YOU will be the main point of contact for the board and will provide coaching of the more junior staff and support to the wider team.

YOU will also support the UK investment management business with its ongoing company secretarial and administrative requirements.

YOU will be familiar and comfortable with the full range of the Jersey / offshore regulatory structures and systems.

A challenging role covering all aspects of a business, including IPO's, acquisitions, IP management, quarterly board meetings, incentive schemes and a large variety of other administrative support functions.


Responsibilities will be expected to be developed and finalised over time and, in relation to client companies, will include but will not be restricted to:

, ‘Hands on' co-ordination and oversight of AIM listings/acquisitions as may occur including review and challenge of required documents and liaising with other professional advisers
, Preparation of agendas for Board and Committee meetings, including circulation of Board and Committee papers to the Board and Committees ahead of meetings
, Attending Board and Committee meetings and preparing minutes and resolutions
, Arranging, attending and preparing minutes for AGMs and EGMs
, Ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and filings obligations
, Implementing a comprehensive corporate governance framework
, Assisting in the timely release of RNS announcements in consultation with NOMAD and PR Adviser
, Assisting the Board in complying with relevant listing rules & codes
, Active website management to ensure compliance with relevant listing rules
, Advising on formation and administration of audit, risk, nomination and remuneration committees as relevant
, Responding to questions raised and obtaining documentation in relation to legal and financial due diligence
, Maintenance of statutory records and liaising with overseas advisors where necessary to ensure compliance with local filing and other regulatory obligations

In addition to the client facing responsibilities, YOU will also be required to:

, Develop and maintain excellent client relationship skills, gaining clients' confidence and that of other professionals and the team
, Facilitate relationships between the London and Jersey office
, Provide company secretarial and administration assistance to the UK group as required
, To mentor the London based Senior Administrator and other Jersey based members of the team as required
, Develop internal policies and procedures to ensure the quality and efficiency of the team

An attractive remuneration package is on offer for the right individual.

Please call or contact us in order to find out more.

If you would like to speak with our retained Consultant ANDREW NELSON in respect of this position or similar vacancies, or if you would like a discussion about your career or the market in general please do call us in the strictest confidence on our listed numbers / email addresses.


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