Our client is seeking to appoint a General Counsel. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified corporate lawyer to join the growing governance services team. You'll work within and act as General Counsel to Governance Services business, a regulated business that delivers a range of corporate, accounting, governance and fiduciary services to financial institutions, asset managers, global corporates and select family offices. In this role, you'll be part of an ambitious team providing first-class legal advice to colleagues in the regulated businesses with a diverse workload covering multiple locations: London, Jersey, Guernsey, Hong Kong and the Cayman Islands.
o A trustworthy person who is able to maintain high levels of confidentiality and discretion
o Personally committed to diversity and inclusion and treats colleagues with dignity and respect
o Ability to rapidly build close working relationships across the firm
o A self-starter, proactive and the ability to manage and take ownership of your own workload
o Ability to work largely autonomously with limited supervision
o An approachable, calm and confident manner
o Enthusiastic, willing to learn and keen to expand their comfort zone
o Solid organisational, analytical and time management skills.
o Ability to handle the pressure of prioritising and competing demands in a fast-paced working environment.
o Diligent with exceptional attention to detail
o Excellent communication (written and verbal) and listening skills
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