Senior Legal Associate - Head of Office

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Job Type: 
Full Time, Permanent
Job Information: 

Our client is an established international law and advisory firm, specialising in corporate finance, insurance, private equity and collective investments. They are currently looking to recruit an experienced legal professional to take the role of the Senior Legal Associate – Head of Office in their Malta’s offices. The successful candidate will directly report to the Managing Partners.

Job Responsibilities: 
Managing and overseeing the day-to-day running of the office and following up on any pending matters
Recruiting new members of staff and Associates as well as anticipating recruitment needs
Conducting weekly meeting with the Associates to discuss the workload and manage its progression
Training the Associates on all applicable regulations, laws and recent developments
Building and maintaining contact with clients and offering an assistance to the lead Associate while dealing with clients’ inquiries
Ensuring that professional best practice is achieved and maintained
Ensuring the clients’ satisfaction and content
Supervising, coaching and mentoring of Associates
Reviewing the work of the Associates
Building team capability
Submitting the reviewed invoices and time sheets to the Managing Partners
Giving a final approval on the newsletter produced by the team members
Acting as a speaker at the conferences or similar events on behalf of the Group
Candidate Skills: 
A Degree in Law ( LL.D.) Law Degree with a focus on Financial Services would be considered highly advantageous
•A Permit to practice law in Malta is a prerequisite
At least 4 years’ experience in legal/ financial services/ corporate services environment
Experience in leading small to mid-size teams 
Pragmatic, solution-focused approach with well-developed perceptions and judgement
Ability to make sound judgements and simultaneously manage various issues and projects 
Solid interpersonal skills and relationship building abilities
Assertive and outgoing personality
Confident public speaker, experienced in delivering presentations, speaking at conferences, taking part in panel discussions and similar activities 
Interested candidates are kindly requested to send an updated copy of their CV in MS Word format (your name in the file name) to Antoaneta at
Should you require further information, please, call on: +356 2099 4444.

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