ESG Lawyer

7 days left

Danos Group
London, United Kingdom
£120k - £200k
15 Nov 2022
15 Dec 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
The client:

Our client, a leading investment manager is looking for a dedicated ESG Specialist/Lawyer to join their bespoke funds structuring team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading private markets firm during a period of significant growth, and the setup of a number of new funds alongside some of the top lawyers in this field.

The role:

The role is a varied one and will include work in relation to:
  • Providing advice on ESG regulatory matters such as the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulations specifically in relation to private markets fund set up/structuring
  • Managing complex ESG related projects
  • Drafting and reviewing fund documentation for new and existing funds from an ESG standpoint.
  • Liaising closely with the business/sales team being involved in every stage

The candidate:

  • The ideal candidate will have at least 2-8 years PQE* as a qualified lawyer gained at a top city law firm or leading asset manager.
  • Experience in advising on ESG related regulations such as SFDR and Taxonomy.
  • Some knowledge of fund structuring would be ideal
  • ESG specialists who are non-qualified lawyers with a legal education will also be considered.

*Please note that years of experience is used only as a guide and applications from those outside of the range will be considered.