Legal Counsel - Vice President

  • About the Firm: BlackRock is a global investment firm, trusted to manage more assets than any other. Our clients are companies, governments, foundations, and millions of individuals saving for retirement, their children’s educations, and a better life.
  • About the role: This in-house role will focus primarily on the Client Portfolio Solutions Advisory Business and will involve providing advice and support for advisory mandates as well as the distribution of model portfolios.
  • Looking for: We are looking to secure your technical expertise and/or familiarity with regulatory issues including MiFID investment advice and inducements and similar regulations across EMEA. Technical expertise and/or familiarity with UCITS and AIF distribution and retail and wealth intermediary platforms would be helpful, although candidates with other applicable expertise and experience will be considered.
  • Opportunities: Opportunities afforded to you will include, but not be limited to: identifying, addressing and managing legal and regulatory risk issues arising within the client businesses across the EMEA region; and to negotiate legally complex advisory, asset allocation services, investment management and transition management agreements.
  • And more: You will have the demonstrable ability to develop constructive professional relationships across the firm (particularly client businesses and CC) and builds relationships with external advisers; and also, the ability to persuade and influence internal client base in the provision of advice and manage internal client base’s expectations.

BlackRockInvestent Management (UK) Limited