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  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    In-house Legal

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Jack Merriott

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0309

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:


​Our Client

Our client, a leading global alternative asset management firm with c.$400bn in AuM, is currently looking for a Paralegal for its London office. The firm owns and operates a large range of assets, spanning across property, private equity, infrastructure as well as sustainable power.

The Paralegal will be supporting the Property group's legal team. The successful candidate will be actively participating in helping the growth of the firm. You will be working closely with the wider team, with a focus in the tax, financing, operations and compliance and regulatory groups.

Main Duties

Key responsibilites for this position will incude, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining entity lists and organisation structure charts in coordination with secretarial teams and portfolio businesses

  • Coordinating in the formation of new entities as needed

  • Reviewing and negotiating initial operating agreements and other documents such as engagement letters

  • Spearheading responses to KYC requests from financial institutions and other parties as required

  • Providing assistance with bank account openings, regulatory filings and more

  • Managing legal document system

  • Spearheading the preparation and negotiation of NDAs and their trackers

Your Profile

  • Between 1-3 years of paralegal experience in the financial services industry or at la leading law firm

  • Previous experience in corporate database entry and maintenance

  • Proficiency in using a document management system, knowledge of iManage is beneficial though not essential

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jack Merriott.
Phone: 020 3778 0309
Reference Code: 11378

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.