Financial Services Regulatory Lawyer - In-House

  • Job Reference: 3605
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2019
  • Recruiter: Martin Pooley Associates
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Finance, Legal Counsel, Regulatory
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Martin Pooley
  • Email: martin@martinpooley.co.uk

Job Description

Financial Services Regulatory Lawyer - In-House

Regulatory Counsel to join a growing legal team to build the regulatory function.

  • you will provide advice and support, ensuring compliance with all applicable regulations whilst assisting with broader strategic matters. On offer is a varied and autonomous role with a competitive package and excellent career prospects.

Reporting to the General Counsel your role will include but not be limited to;

  • working in partnership with legal and compliance
  • Acting as the subject matter expert on all regulatory issues, promoting regulatory awareness
  • Interacting with regulators such as the FCA, PRA and BoE
  • Ensuring the business is kept abreast of all new legislation and implanting policies and procedures to safeguard the company

The successful candidate will be/have;

  • A qualified Solicitor
  • Trained within private practice or in-house
  • Experience in complex regulatory matters
  • An understanding of the challenges facing banks, challenger banks and fintechs
  • Capable of working in a fast paced, ever changing environment