Role details

PSL Financial Services Regulatory (Top US Firm)

City of London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Opportunity for Junior PSL Lawyer
  • Leading Team

About Our Client

Top tier US law firm in the City of London

Job Description

Main Tasks:

  • Responsibility for maintaining and updating the financial regulatory developments blog which includes, drafting posts, reviewing posts drafted by juniors, amending once partner comments received, arranging for posts to be added to the site and collating posts into the weekly newsletter, at all times working with others involved in output for the blog which includes partners and associates in the US offices.
  • Various Knowledge Management tasks and projects, including capture, profiling, storage, retrieval and analysis of useful know-how and maintaining know-how bibles (electronically and hard copies)
  • Monitor market developments and maintain market awareness
  • Issue spot and lead in thought management related to developments and trends
  • Provide support to lawyers on client work, including working with lawyers in other teams and offices such as conducting research, liaising with local counsel or directly working with clients
  • Draft client notes, articles, prepare presentations for external conferences or client presentations/training and prepare briefing notes on current financial regulation issues
  • Responsible for the practice group intranet site, monitoring and maintaining the website
  • Assist with business development initiatives by providing content support
  • Assist with collating experience lists, researching high profile regulatory speakers for client dinners , maintaining the pitch and events databases, inputting on directory and award submissions and arranging for the client contact database to be updated and maintained
  • Input into the practice group business plan, helping the partners to develop the strategy of the London and global practice group
  • Work with the Professional Development team to develop training schedules and modules for the London team
  • Client work required on an ad hoc basis

Knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Strong organizational skills with exceptional attention to detail
  • Confident, with the ability to build relationships quickly
  • Self-starter and creative problem solver
  • Positive and enthusiastic

The Successful Applicant

2-3 PQE, preferably in a financial regulatory team but not mandatory

What's on Offer

Market leading PSL salary

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