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Funds Lawyer - Macquarie Asset Management

London

We’re seeking a Funds Lawyer to join our Macquarie Asset Management division. You will have circa 3 to 5 years PQE and will support the legal team based in London covering the private credit asset management business of Macquarie Asset Management (MAM Private Credit). This role would report directly to the Head of Legal for MAM Private Credit.

MAM Private Credit’s investment strategies include infrastructure debt, real estate and fund financing.

Our legal team is embedded within the Private Credit business and the role will provide you with the opportunity to work closely with the MAM distribution, fund management and investment management teams.

Responsibilities will include legal support for:

  • Fund structuring (including AIFs) including the manufacture, development and maintenance of fund structures
  • Manufacture, development and maintenance of separate managed accounts (SMAs)
  • Distribution of fund and managed account products
  • MAM’s client/investor solutions team
  • MAM Private Credit’s Irish ICAV fund platform and management of its sub-funds and feeder vehicles
  • Launch of new fund vehicles in Luxembourg and Channel Islands
  • Growth of MAM’s AIFM platform in Luxembourg
  • Advice on UK and EU applicable law and regulatory developments
  • Implementation of regulatory projects (including assistance with managing and driving forward the legal aspects of the projects to completion)

You will be able to demonstrate strong technical legal skills combined with the ability to take a commercial approach to problem solving including the ability to distil complex regulation and legal issues into practical advice.   You will have private practice and/or in-house experience in asset management. As MAM Private Credit is a global investment manager, you will be required to work on cross border transactions with the ability to communicate effectively between EMEA, Australia, Asia and the US.

About us

Macquarie Asset Management (MAM) is a top 50 full-service global asset manager, offering a diverse range of products including securities investment management, infrastructure and real asset management, and fund and equity-based structured products with total assets under management over AUD 550 billion

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Macquarie is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available.

 

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: MAM-964370
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: London
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level, Asset Management, Compliance, Legal & Regulatory, Hedge Funds
Group: Macquarie Asset Management
Division: Private Credit & Asset Finance
Recruiter: Caroline Lockwood
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