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Venture Capitalist Legal Counsel

Venture Capitalist Legal Counsel

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £75000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Bailey

  • Contact Email:

    mark.bailey@pro-legal.co.uk

  • Salary:

    75000

  • Salary:

    65000

  • Reference:

    BBBH43079

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry Date:

    2019-03-10

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

A great opportunity for a Solicitor with funds experience to join an excellent legal team as their new Venture Capitalist Legal Counsel, in an exciting organisation.

They provide capital to interesting, unique start-ups, meaning you will be constantly engaged due to the variety of stakeholders you will be working with.

A lot of their funding has been for start-ups with a technology focus but also include luxury retailers and health and well-being brands.

This is a fantastic opportunity that will test your capabilities to multitask and cover work of quickly and efficiently.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting and negotiating contracts, such as commercial, corporate and NDAs;
  • Managing private equity/venture capital transactions;
  • Advising on any financial, commercial and legal risks;
  • Staying up to date with the regulations around financial transactions;
  • Providing training to other team members and management where appropriate.

What they can off you:

  • Flexible working from the start;
  • Great benefits that include a generous pension scheme;
  • Clear route of progression;
  • Financial rewards as the company continues to grow.

What can you offer?

  • Qualification as a Solicitor with at least 2 years' PQE;
  • Solid experience within venture capital/funds team;
  • The ability to react to situations quickly and solve problems in a similar manner;
  • The capabilities to interact and advise clients from all walks of life, while staying professional yet personal.

The Pro-Recruitment Group consists of five distinct brands: Pro-Tax, Pro-Legal, Pro-Finance, Pro-HR and Pro-Marketing.