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Senior Knowledge Management Lawyer - Corporate 6-8 years PAE

A newly created opportunity has arisen for an experienced Professional Support Lawyer (in Corporate) or a Corporate M&A lawyer/Senior Associate with at least 6-8 years’ PAE to join a developing and growing Knowledge function of a global firm, working closely with and supporting the Corporate Partners across a national practice.
 
 
As well as receiving day-to-day project assignments and overall direction from the practice group's Knowledge Management partner, you will be involved in a broad range of tasks, including:
 
  • Drafting, developing and updating bespoke precedents.
  • Prepare, support and deliver training programs and training materials to the firm’s employees that are aligned with the firm's strategy.
  • Support the corporate practice with legal expertise as required including regularly drafting alerts on legal/market developments, as well as researching, writing & editing the firm's publications.
  • Business development, in addition to coming up with leadership initiatives,
  • Drafting articles and legal content for proposals or other business development resources.
  • Build relationships with internal as well as building connections globally; and
  • Improve the efficiency and quality of the delivery of the firm’s corporate legal services.
Key Requirements:
  • A minimum of 6-8 years’ PAE gained within a global, top-tier or well-known corporate team or expertise as a PSL in this area;
  • Expertise in larger-scale corporate transactional projects including M&A, ECM and restructuring work, as well as general corporate commercial exposure.
  • Detailed-orientated with strong drafting skills.
  • Experience working directly with senior counterparts on strategy and execution;
  • Leadership qualities as well as the ability to work autonomously;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the confidence to communicate in a multi-cultural, multi-level environment
  • A positive and proactive attitude.
In return, you will receive a host of benefits & incentives including:
 
  • Competitive remuneration package & benefits;
  • Flexible working arrangements or part-time (3/4 days);
  • The opportunity to work with Chambers-rated leading practitioners globally.
 
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Camilla Overall on 029 195 2981/0421 171 391.