Legal Jobs in Guernsey

Banking & Finance Associate

Job Ref: LF 21169
Posted: 2019-08-12
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Our client, one of the leading offshore providers of legal and administration services, is seeking to recruit a Banking and Finance Associate.

Location

Guernsey, Channel Islands

Responsibilities

Support senior fee earners by providing technically sound legal advice directly to clients.
Deliver chargeable hour's budget.
Manage work in progress and debt, in accordance with business standards.
Contribute to producing fee estimates and quotations.
Ensure that clients are fully informed as to the fees and disbursements that will be incurred on each matter, providing updates as required.
Understand the full range of services offered by the group and seek opportunities to develop new client work.
Coach and develop junior members of staff, with senior assistance.
Assist with the coaching of bursary students and Summer interns.
Promote team work and develop strong relationships with the immediate team members.
Build commercial awareness, sharing knowledge and relevant new information, with the team in “know how” sessions.
Keep up to date with technology and business tools relevant to the role.
Ensure that all financial matters are timely and up to date.
Develop negotiating skills when producing fee estimates and quotations.

Skills / Qualifications

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Lawyer, with a Commendation or Distinction at LPC complimented by 3-4 years’ PQE. Applicants will possess experience from a relevant law firm environment, ideally within a Magic and/or Silver Circle or equivalent, as well as excellent drafting and written communication skills. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to identify and follow through business development opportunities, as well as delegate tasks efficiently.

How To Apply

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