Senior Legal Counsel – Transactions

Job Overview

With the business going through an exciting period of growth & development we are currently looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to support the Head of Legal – Transactions within the organisation.

Arrow established its independent fund management business and closed its flagship 1.7 EUR billion fund last year.  With the growth of the Fund Management business there is a substantial pipeline of current & future deal flow and we are looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to support the Transactions side of the business as it continues to expand across the legal, risk and compliance aspects of the business. This is a permanent role and will be based at our Manchester offices with some home working.  Due to the current Pandemic this will be initially home based only.

The post holder will be joining a dynamic team with a fantastic opportunity to experience direct access to and working alongside senior members of a growing organisation across the legal, finance, investment and operational areas. Accordingly, the role offers the opportunity for wide-ranging experience, progression, and strong performance will be quickly recognised. and the Senior Legal Counsel will work as part of the General Counsel’s corporate legal team, providing support on all nature of corporate, commercial and regulatory legal matters across the business.

What will you be doing?

Assist on corporate transactional matters across the relevant jurisdictions.

Transactional support and advice to the business on any M&A activity across the group, including structuring and negotiating key transaction documents

Manage a number of concurrent transactions

Negotiate and advise the business on various commercial contracts

Advise on data protection risks and consideration of data protection matters

Assist on regulatory matters and large-scale projects involving regulatory considerations.

Work alongside the business throughout the transaction lifetime from origination to close

Providing other general legal advice to the business.

Do you have?

5+ years post-qualification experience with experience in transactional corporate/banking/commercial in either a private practice or inhouse environment

The ability to run with less complex legal matters autonomously including assistance on more complex matters and providing a line of sight into the Head of Legal – Transactions.

An ability to multitask while simultaneously making sure all tasks are completed to a high standard

Strong organisational skills and the ability to work with detailed information.

The ability to identify & mitigate risk

Why Arrow Global?

Arrow Global is a leading European investor and asset manager in the non-performing and non-core assets sector. Operating in five different geographies and servicing over 9 million customer accounts, we are evolving a discretionary Fund Management business in order to capitalise on our market opportunities. Our Purpose – building better financial futures

We offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits package and we pride ourselves on rewarding success with our excellent bonus scheme and incentive package. We also have very interactive subsidised events, colleague engagement teams, employee recognition and development programs and the opportunity to work across multiple European countries.

Please note – we are an equal opportunities employer and FCA regulated company – we will conduct credit, fraud, criminal record and 5-year reference checks as part of our pre-employment screening


Manchester, Greater Manchester

Full Time


Job Detail
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