Junior Legal Counsel - Aztec Southampton
The purpose of this position is to support Aztec’s in-house Legal Team in the provision of internal legal advice across a spectrum of regulatory and corporate matters in each of the jurisdictions in which operations are performed, with a primary focus on the UK and the Channel Islands.
+ Provide legal input into all aspects of the affairs of the Aztec Group across the six jurisdictions with an emphasis on the UK and the Channel Islands
+ Assist in the provision of legal advice in respect of the affairs of the Aztec Group in Luxembourg, Sweden and the Netherlands
+ Assist the Legal Team in advising the Client Facing Teams, the Compliance Team, the HR Team and the Finance Team in relation to the application of legal and regulatory obligations in each jurisdiction and providing additional assistance as required
Skills, knowledge, expertise:
+ The post holder will ideally be a person with 0-2 years practical legal experience and will hold a relevant professional qualification
+ The post will require, (taking into account PQE level) sound technical knowledge of corporate and commercial legal matters, have experience in preparing and negotiating various contracts, as well as an adaptable nature to address questions of a regulatory, HR, IP/IT and general commercial nature in multiple jurisdictions
+ An ability to provide commercial, risk sensitive legal solutions is essential
We will provide the training, both in house for relevant technical knowledge and also professional qualifications to enhance your professional development. You will need to be quick to learn new systems and great with people, as close working relationships between our colleagues and clients is at the heart of what we do.
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