Charterhouse is working with a high profile sovereign wealth fund that is looking to hire a mid-level 4 – 6 pqe UK or US qualified investment funds lawyer to join its legal team in Abu Dhabi. A rare opportunity to join a high profile organisation in an interesting role.
About the Role
The role will involve working closely with the general counsel, legal team and broader business / stakeholders, in relation to institutions investment and asset management activities. The role will involve working with big name private equity funds, real estate funds, secondaries and alternative investments on a global scale.
This legal team work closely with the investment team in relation to a range of asset classes on big ticket investments. Therefore, the opportunity for a lawyer to gain this type of exposure on deals is very unlikely in many organisations.
The institution is interested in hiring a UK or US qualified funds lawyer with c. 4 – 6 pqe for the role. The candidate should come from a legal directories ranked law firm background and / or with in-house experience gained at a major financial institution. There is an interest in candidates already in the UAE or open to relocating from London or other leading financial markets.
Excellent tax free remuneration and package on offer to attract a high calibre individual who is interested in joining the team for the long term.