Legal Counsel

  • Competitive
  • London, England, Großbritannien London England GB
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Investment Technology Group (UK)
  • 14 Aug 18 2018-08-14

ITG is looking for an experienced regulatory lawyer with strong transactional skills to join our European Legal team.

WE’LL TRUST YOU TO:

  • Advising locally and globally on regulatory questions impacting the European authorized investment firm, including the provision of order execution services and the operation of POSIT MTF.
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a variety of customer and vendor agreements across ITG’s products and services dealing with a diverse range of legal issues, including financial regulation, confidentiality, intellectual property, and limitation of liability.
  • Supporting a broad range of ITG corporate legal needs, including company law compliance, corporate governance and data protection, and corporate functions, including Finance, Human Resources and Technology.
  • Managing the execution, filing and administration of European contracts.
  • Handling all corporate filings and arrangements for meetings of the boards of directors and committees for the European entities.

WHATYOU BRING WITH YOU:

  • 2 – 4 years PQE from a ‘magic circle’ or top U.S. law firm
  • Experience in financial services regulation in Ireland or the U.K
  • Experience drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and a developed understanding of principles of English contract and company law
  • Commitment to high standards of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Willingness to take initiative and assume responsibility
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Experience managing expectations with transparency to meet deadlines and deliver quality results

YOU’RE JUST RIGHT FOR ITG IF YOU WANT:

  • Direct exposure to the decision makers and senior leaders on all sides of the business
  • The energetic dynamism of financial markets and technology
  • Teams that are passionate about continually learning, improving and raising the bar