Job Title
Legal Specialists - Asset Mgt x 2
Employment Type
4 to 10 years
Job Published
08 June 2022
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Legal Specialists - Asset Mgt / Investments

Leading Asset Mgt firm seeks conscientious and proactive indiv’s. Pivotal roles to provide meaningful Legal advice to the business and clients. Draft Legal Agreements and kept abreast of industry laws, regulations. Amongst other key duties. Fixed Term Contracts. Looking for Junior and Senior Legal Advisors. Great culture.

Main Duties:

  • Advise stakeholders on all legal matters that affect business decisions.
  • Collaborate with business areas and provide guidance on relevant laws, regulations and standards.
  • Assess the legal feasibility of existing and/or new business processes and investment structures.
  • Provide accurate and meaningful legal advisory services.
  • Keep abreast of regulation and industry developments.
  • Proactively identify problems, determine cause and effect and recommend the best option.
  • Create awareness of changes in policy, laws, regulations and associated industry practices.
  • Draft/Review legal agreements applicable to Asset Management business activities and ensure.
  • Experience with Portfolio Mgt Agreements, ISDA, GMRA and GLMSLA Master Agreements.
  • Ability to interpret legislation and make recommendations considering business requirements.
  • Review and interpret legislation/sub-ordinate legislation (Collective Investment Schemes Control Act, FAIS Act, Fin. Markets and Financial Institutions Acts, JSE Exchange Rules etc).
  • Research and gather important information.
  • Maintain accurate Legal records and information systems.
  • Other key duties to be discussed at interview stage.

Qualifications and Experience

  • LLB or B(Proc)/B Juris or similar. Admitted Attorney or Advocate.
  • Exp as Legal Advisor in Fin Serv.
  • Solid Legal exp in Asset Mgt eg Unit trusts etc.

Should you be interested in the role:

  • Please apply online.
  • For any queries, contact Bev at SET on 0872 495 8595.
  • Looking forward to engaging with you.