Senior Solicitor - Banking & Finance

Join a modern, progressive legal firm with a National presence and great reputation!

Your new company
Join a well-known, respected legal firm with offices throughout NZ! The Christchurch office offers a down-to-earth but professional environment focused on teamwork and collaboration to ensure the success of every individual who works there. This firm values diversity and hiring people who bring different perspectives to the team to give themselves a competitive advantage. With a modern and innovative approach, this will offer you a non-hierarchical place in which to grow your skills in a credible and well respected environment.

Your new role
Our client is looking for a Senior Solicitor with 3-6 years PQE in general banking and finance in a corporate environment, ideally including property development finance and general corporate lending. By working in the Banking team, you will play a key role in providing advice to local and international banks, financial institutions, and public and private sector organisations to develop and implement commercially effective structures for financing transactions. You will also provide regulatory and prudential advice to those entities. The work is there for you, so there is no need to network or go out to find business. You’ll be in front of clients from the start and will have the opportunity to work on a variety of complex transactions.

What you'll need to succeed
We need someone who is passionate, curious and innovative! Our client is wanting someone who is hands-on, has a great work ethic and great attention to detail. You’ll need to be a fast paced and proactive person who really enjoys working in Banking and Finance law.

What you'll get in return
The Christchurch office is very family friendly, offering flexible hours and working from home options. There is plenty of room for progression with partnership on the table for the right person. Benefits include a variety of leave options from parental, study and long service as well as health insurance, wellness events and social functions. Relocation costs would also be considered for the right candidate making a move to Christchurch.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #2636803


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Talk to Elisabeth Sloan, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Christchurch
Ground Floor, 131 Victoria Street, Christchurch Central

Telephone: 036695527

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