Head of Legal

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March 10, 2019
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Our client seeks candidate with experience of legal and regulatory matters related to banking, investment and trust company business and skilled at providing solutions to act as point of entry for legal and regulatory matters, including deposit-taking, custody and investment advice, credit / lending, and trusts and managed companies; monitor legal and regulatory developments impacting the businesses in Jersey; provide advice to businesses on all legal matters, with a focus on banking, investment, trust and related financial services regulation; support strategic initiatives and projects; interact with and supervise outside counsel.  This is an important role in making sure business clients receive timely, accurate and coherent legal service.

Candidate will have worked as a lawyer within a financial services firm/law firm in Jersey for at least 8 years; experience with banking, trust and financial services regulations; track record of providing confident, clear and concise advice; able to successfully attain quality advice from regulators and external legal counsels; ability to manage internal and external counterparties; motivated and skilled at driving a proactive solution-orientated process; effective communicator with strong interpersonal and analytical skills, used to interact with colleagues at all levels; highly resilient with the ability to clearly communicate legal limitations to internal stakeholders, also under pressure; known for hitting deadlines; result-oriented and assertive, and does not shy away from challenging situations.

Recruitment Contact Tel/Email

For more details contact Rosy Dessain on 888345 or rosy.dessain@thomasdessain.com