Job title: Finance Associates
Location London, EC2N 4AY
Work Pattern: Monday to Friday
Employer: Proskauer Rose (UK) LLP
Proskauer Rose (UK) LLP is seeking common law qualified Finance Associates with post qualification experience focused on leveraged and acquisition finance to join its expanding Finance team (which includes the Private Credit Group).
The Finance Associates’ specific areas of responsibility will include assisting in the drafting and negotiation of finance documents including facility, security, intercreditor and ancillary documentation, and reviewing and advising on the interpretation of the same. The Finance Associates will also coordinate transaction closings and conduct legal research.
The successful candidates will be expected to liaise closely with colleagues, clients, counterparties and other advisers, including in connection with multi-jurisdictional transactions where they will be required to coordinate with overseas counsel and other specialist practice areas.
Skills, qualifications and experience required
Applicants must have a strong academic record at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and be qualified as a solicitor or attorney (or equivalent) in a common law jurisdiction.
Applicants must have applicable and demonstrable legal experience of advising in finance gained in another major law firm or other relevant business environment.
Further, applicants must possess analytical skills and the ability to prioritise tasks, be well organised and meet deadlines. Candidates must also be self-motivated, able to take the lead on transactions with an innovative approach to solving problems and be team players with strong interpersonal skills.
How to apply
Please apply by sending a CV and covering letter highlighting why you believe you are suitable for this role to Joshua Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date posted: Friday 7 June 2019
Closing date: Friday 5 July 2019