Knowledge Development Lawyer - Structured Debt & Capital Markets

  • Berwin Leighton Paisner
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Aug 04, 2017
Full time Banking Capital Markets - Equity Capital Markets - Debt PSL Structured Finance

Job Description

Knowledge Development Lawyer - Structured Debt & Capital Markets (0684)



We are seeking to recruit a Knowledge Development Lawyer to work within our Structured Debt and Capital Markets team.

The Opportunity

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.

Your Profile

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.

About BLP:

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.