Funds Lawyer, Financial Services Law

  • Company:
    Ernst & Young Global Limited
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Legal

The Covid-19 pandemic is creating seismicchallenges around the world. Our purpose, to build a better working world, hasnever been more important. Life at EY has been transformed dramatically but ourstrong culture of flexible and remote working has helped EY people navigate newways of working and remain connected with each other and our clients.

Abetter working world truly starts with the people at EY who are building itevery day. Now more than ever we need talented people from diverse backgroundsto help our clients navigate the complexities of this Transformative Age:people with the passion, curiosity and drive to make things better.

The opportunity

We are looking for a Funds Lawyer withfour to eight years of relevant experience, to join our rapidly growingFinancial Services Law team in our Sydney office.

Your key responsibilities

  • Provide financial services law and regulatory advice inmultidisciplinary teams for local and offshore fund managers and otherparticipants in the wealth and asset management sector
  • Assist with fund establishment and structuring, product disclosure and distribution including advise on regulatory and licensing compliance
  • Draft fund and corporate documents
  • Mentor and supervise junior staff
  • Skills and attributes for success

  • Four to eight years post qualification experience
  • Financial services and corporate law experience with a passion for the financial services sector
  • Excellent client facing skills and strong commercial acumen
  • Demonstrate strong technical and drafting skills
  • Experience in working as part of a team, with the ability to build effective internal and external relationships
  • Excellent communication skills and keen attention to detail
  • Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Natural relationship building and inter-personal skills
  • A positive approach and a can-do attitude
  • What working at EY offers

    We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded foryour performance. In addition, our comprehensive Total Rewards package can be tailored to your individual needs,to give you the freedom to manage your role in a way that’s right for you. Thisincludes;

  • a variety of flexibleworking and leave arrangements
  • personalised careerdevelopment including coachingand support to help you build your career and access to formal learning so youcan develop the skills you’ll need to thrive in the future
  • arange of tools and benefits to guide and support your health and wellbeingthroughout your entire EY career
  • About EY 

    At EY, we hold a collective commitment tofoster an environment where all differences are valued and respected, practicesare equitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. Through ourinclusive leadership behaviours, a variety of internal networks, flexibleworking and mentoring programs, you will have the support and flexibility tobuild an exceptional career.

    We understand the importance of socialdistancing at this time so our recruitment and onboarding process will bemanaged virtually so we can continue to prioritise the safety and wellbeing ofEY people, clients, guests and the broader public.

    Theexceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.

    Apply now. 

    Thepreferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by theirexternal third party provider.

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