CBC Logo 2017C£80k + and excellent benefits.

Our client is a well-established, and significantly growing asset finance business, with a European footprint.

Purpose of the Role:

  • Legal adviser to leasing and loan businesses providing asset finance to business customers both IT and wheeled assets.
  • Reporting to Legal & Compliance Director.
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating documentation.
  • Ensuring the FCA and Consumer Credit Act provisions are adhered to for regulated consumer hire agreements for business customers.
  • Managing and coordinating small and mid-ticket asset finance transactions.
  • Liaising with colleagues in all functional areas especially Sales.
  • Strategically advising internal and external clients in meetings, on the phone and by email.
  • Managing internal and external client expectations and work product delivered timely and appropriately.
  • Building relationships with internal clients and assisting with and implementing business development initiatives.
  • Assist with some compliance work for data protection, FCA rules covering a firm engaging in regulated consumer hire (not consumer loans or hire purchase).
  • Legal research.

What we’re looking for:

  • Qualified lawyer 4+ PQE
  • Strong technical knowledge of the legal framework surrounding asset financing, general financing transactions.
  • Outstanding academic credentials.
  • Intellectual curiosity and versatility.
  • Self-starter with the desire and ability to continuously acquire, build upon and share knowledge.
  • Detail-focused and self-motivated approach.
  • Strong organisational skills, with the ability to manage multiple deadlines.
  • Excellent client relationship skills.
  • Sound experience of operating at associate level within a complex international organisation.
  • Strong commercial/business acumen with the ability to deliver creative and pragmatic solutions and advice.

Contact: Anita 07970 834025 anita@cbcrs.co.uk