Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a Magic Circle law firm who is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor with c.2 - 4 PQE + to play a key role in its market leading and top ranked offering in Dubai.
The role will involve covering the full mix of banking work, covering the conventional and Islamic finance aspects of the full range of finance legal work i.e. corporate lending, project finance, restructuring, structured finance etc. The position will be to work closely with the Partners and clients in relation to playing a significant role in relation to transactions in the Dubai office. The firm works with the leading financial institutions, SWF’s, governments, sponsors, lenders, corporates in the region, so an excellent opportunity to join a market leader with excellent long-term career prospects.
The successful candidate should be a Common Law qualified banking Lawyer, based either in the UAE with legal directories rated firm experience, or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia or New Zealand etc. The firm is interested in a high calibre individual with a training contract at leading firm, excellent academics, who is looking to develop their long-term career. Experience of Islamic and all aspects of finance is not required, although candidates interested in building broad experience. Excellent tax free remuneration, relocation and career prospects on offer for an ambitious individual.
About the Company
The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.
Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.