Associate lawyer

Bristol Permanent £75,000 - £80,000 per year
  • Join one of the leading financial service companies in the UK
  • Working for a strong brand and market leader in their field.

About Our Client

Our client is a respected entity in the Financial Services industry, boasting a workforce of over 5,000 dedicated employees. With a strong focus on innovation and ethical practices.

Job Description

  • Providing and overseeing the provision of legal advice to support delivery of bank-wide projects in line with internal deadlines. Acting as a source of professional legal expertise to stakeholders including Products, Risk, Marketing, Digital, Operations, Financial Support Services, Branches, Change and Rectifications.
  • Advising on new product development, legal and regulatory developments, digital adoption, terms and conditions, marketing, operational queries and all legal issues related to clients personal and business banking products as well as our range of third party offers available through the clients MyRewards.
  • Maintaining an awareness of internal projects and external legal developments and how these affect the business, tailoring your advice accordingly.
  • Contributing to reporting and escalation of legal or governance issues and inputting to recommended solutions as required.
  • Building and maintaining an internal network and stakeholder relationships.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Associate Lawyer should have:

  • UK/Scotland qualification
  • The suitable candidate will have a minimum 5 years PQE, primarily in financial services products/regulatory legal knowledge .
  • Experience of working in-house.
  • Able to work to deadlines, prioritise own workload effectively under pressure and manage conflicting priorities.
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Team oriented

What's on Offer

  • A competitive salary on offer
  • A challenging and rewarding role in the financial services sector
  • A supportive and collaborative work culture
  • An opportunity to be part of a company that is at the forefront of the banking world
  • Competitive benefits package

Chris Feedam
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Phone number
0118 933 7038

Job summary

Job function
Banking & Finance - In House
Financial Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Chris Feedam
Consultant phone
0118 933 7038
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