In-House Legal Counsel 3+ PQE

Legal - Jersey - Full Time

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Carter Clarke is a premier legal sector recruitment firm with in depth experience of placing lawyers into in-house and private practice roles.

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In-House Legal Counsel 3+ PQE

Legal - Jersey - Full Time

Department

Legal

Contract Type

Full Time

Location

Jersey

Reporting To

Our client, a leading global administration, management & corporate governance solutions business, is currently seeking to recruit and experienced corporate / finance lawyer.

Key Responsibilities

You will take overall responsibility for and deliver all of the in-house legal requirements of the Group. This will involve supporting the development and implementation of a Group-wide, multi-jurisdictional legal framework to meet the needs of the Group. Additionally you will act as the Group Data Protection Officer, ensuring that all Data Protection responsibilities are met, including receiving and processing subject access requests, managing the breach process and reporting to the relevant regulators.

Skills, Knowledge & Expertise

You will be a common law qualified lawyer with a minimum of 5 years' financial services experience and a minimum of 3-5 years' PQE. Previous experience of managing cross-disciplinary and multi-jurisdictional legal issues is essential and this should also include exposure to information security and data protection. In-house experience gained either on secondment or in a permanent capacity is advantageous

Benefits

Rare opportunity to join this highly regarded organisation in this high profile legal role.