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Lawyer - Associate – 6-Month FTC

Lawyer - Associate – 6-Month FTC

  • About the Firm: The Financial Conduct Authority is a financial regulatory body in the United Kingdom, but operates independently of the UK Government, and is financed by charging fees to members of the financial services industry.
  • About the role: We are looking to appoint an Associate – 6-month fixed term contract.
  • Looking For: Among your many attributes, we are looking to secure your experience in any of the following areas: contentious financial services or other regulatory investigations or proceedings; or large scale, complex litigation or arbitration experience; your ability to analyse complex evidence to form a view as to whether the use of FSMA powers is appropriate; and your ability to apply sound principled legal and evidential analysis to novel situations.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, an opportunity to engage and build strategic and collaborative relationships with a wide number of internal and external stakeholders, across the Division and the FCA including international and domestic authorities, government, industry and the legal profession; exposure to EMO’s senior leadership and a chance to develop and enhance your legal abilities and knowledge through exposure to novel problems and excellent training.
  • And more: You will maintain and promote effective internal and external relationships, including relationship management with strategically important international authorities, and provide specialist advice to investigation teams on matters relating to international and domestic cooperation.

The Financial Conduct Authority

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) regulates the financial services industry in the UK. Its role includes protecting consumers, keeping the industry stable, and promoting healthy competition between financial service providers.

https://www.fca.org.uk/