Knowledge Development Lawyer - Structured Debt & Capital Markets
We are seeking to recruit a Knowledge Development Lawyer to work within our Structured Debt and Capital Markets team.
An opportunity to provide innovative know-how solutions for our Structured Debt and Capital Markets team. This is a dynamic, market-leading group, with expertise in developing highly innovative structures across the full spectrum of structured finance and derivatives products. We combine the in-depth specialist knowledge of our team with the range of expertise in our firm as a whole to provide commercial, focused solutions, often in situations which are complex and challenging
Knowledge management is a strategic priority for the structured debt and capital markets group so your input will be highly valued. The role will help enhance the client offering of the Structured Debt & Capital Markets team by continuously improving the quality of the technical knowledge and training available to the team and supporting client initiatives.
The successful candidate will have at least 3 years PQE Securitisation, Debt Capital Markets experience in the UK market. Knowledge of macroprudential regulation for financial institutions will be desirable. You will also be familiar with using legal research tools (including online sources such as LexisNexisButterworths, Westlaw, PLC) as well as using Microsoft Word including styles and hyperlinks.
What’s in it for you
Making sure our people feel valued is part of our everyday culture, ensuring that they are rewarded is part of our everyday work too. From 25 days holiday per year to private medical insurance, pensions, charity schemes and a whole host of other flexible benefits, you can rest assured that we've got your best interests covered. We'll also make sure that you have time for life outside the office particularly as flexible working is at the heart of our business.
Join BLP, and you'll discover an environment unlike any other law firm with an open door policy that helps to deliver real results. Your career is important to us, as the more our people develop getting closer to their potential, the more successful our firm is. So ensuring that the training we offer is exactly what you need is essential. Lawyers, secretaries and business services experts - everyone here has access to tailored learning to suit their skills and ambitions.
Apply online by following the ‘Apply Now’ link, using either your CV or LinkedIn profile.
We are an international law firm renowned for our innovative approach to high quality, commercial, legal advice support for clients around the world.
Our vision is to be the most respected law firm. We will achieve this through always exceeding our client’s expectations and being a better place to work than our competitors.
We have expertise across 70 legal disciplines and our commitment to exceptional service means our clients can expect more than just our technical excellence when we work with them. Our international offering is an important part of our commitment to our clients and through our emerging markets focus and preferred firm network we are able to support them wherever they do business.
All this is possible because the quality of our people. Part of our core vision is to be a better place to work than our competitors and we are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent. We embrace diversity by promoting and sustaining an open, inclusive and supportive working environment.
Please note that the BLP Group has preferred agency agreements in place with a number of agencies. Any speculative applications should be sent to our HR Resourcing team at email@example.com and not directly to line managers or employees. The BLP Group will not be responsible for any fees related to speculative applications unless specifically agreed in writing.
As a regulated firm of solicitors, Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (“BLP”) is required to undertake appropriate vetting of staff. In addition to completion, by applicants who accept a job offer, of a regulatory questionnaire, BLP uses a specialist provider to undertake professional verification and background checks (including through electronic data sources, and directly with employers and professional bodies/regulators) on our behalf. We will also undertake certain verifications ourselves.
BLP adopts a risk-based approach to its vetting procedures, which are only undertaken with consent, and in accordance with it legal and regulatory obligations. For further details, please see our recruitment website: https://jobs.blplaw.com/.