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Legal Counsel NQ-2

Edinburgh, Midlothian
Remote Working
Remote Working
£50,000 to £55,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Legal Counsel (NQ-2)EdinburghJoining a Legal500 firm with a global presence and who have an outstanding reputation, this particular opportunity will be based in Edinburgh/remotely where their Business Services team, who are looking to make a difference in the legal industry, now seek an ambitious junior legal counsel. The team manages complex legal and risk issues for the wider firm and have a particular focus on all elements of professional practice risk, including claims, complaints, core regulatory compliance, enterprise risk management, legal advisory, and governance. Joining an innovative team your role will encompass a wide range of matters including:
  • Supporting the team in the management of claims, and complaints, responding to day-to-day compliance issues, and working closely with senior members
  • Reviewing and approving client's terms of business, pitches, tenders, and amendments to standard terms
  • Assisting with ISO audits and client audits
  • Advising on Financial Services and Markets Act compliance policies, procedures, audits, and investigations for the UKME region
  • Assisting with strategic and operational planning and risk assessments
  • Identifying regulatory risks to the business
  • Day-to-day management of the contract review and legal procurement processes
This is a unique opportunity where there will be:
  • No billable hours
  • Flexibility to work remotely/hybrid working
  • Work-life balance
  • Option to work on a part-time basis
  • Career progression prospects
The successful candidate will ideally have gained some experience of handling commercial contracts and/or any risk/regulatory matters. You will also be commercially minded, be able to work as part of a team and be able to think creatively. For more information, please contact Melissa Tang at G2 Legal for a confidential discussion or please apply with an up to date CV.
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  • Job Reference: 707317637-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: G2 Legal Limited
    G2 Legal Limited
  • Location: Edinburgh, Midlothian
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent