Senior Associate

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Senior Associate

  • Post Date:February 23, 2021
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  • Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
Job Description

Practice Area

Banking & Financial Services/ Mining Energy & Infrastructure

 Purpose of the role

To provide sound legal advice and other services on a range of issues. Building and maintaining good relationships with clients and other parties.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain working relationships with clients. Provide excellent client service
  • Draft and review commercial contracts, opinions, presentations
  • Develop work plans and approaches to engagements
  • Managing execution of mandates, including managing both simple and complex transactions in the above practice groups
  • Ensuring key outcomes of transactions are obtained and that timelines are met and adhered to
  • Build knowledge and experience in the above practice areas to the highest standards
  • Provide training, support and guidance to and review work prepared by junior members of the team
  • Undertake project work as required, undertaking other tasks and initiatives identified and designated from time to time by the Partners.

Competencies

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience as a registered legal practitioner
  • Significant experience in a leading law firm in one or all of the following environments – (i) Banking & Financial Services, and/or (ii) Mining, Energy and Infrastructure
  • Strong Academics (minimum 2:1 Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree). A relevant post-graduate degree in law or business is a definite advantage
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Effective communicator
  • Strong influencing and leadership skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Candidate must be well-organised, and driven by and able to attain goals and timelines
  • Ability to formulate, consider and select the most appropriate solutions
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Excellent legal drafting and review skills

To apply for this role please send your CV to [email protected] and [email protected]