Location UK / Ulster
Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract
Salary Not disclosed
Updated 3 days ago
Axiom, a pioneer in the legal industry and a leading, global provider of technology-enabled legal solutions, is seeking a permanent, full time Senior Associate to join our Financial Services team within our Belfast Centre of Excellence.
Associate (ISDA) – Financial Services Documentation, Belfast
Closing date: 17th Dec 2018
Axiom, a recognized leader in the business of law, is a new category of professional services firm and the world’s largest provider of tech-enabled legal, contracts, and compliance solutions for large enterprises. Axiom is pioneering change, innovation, and value in one of the world’s largest economies that has not yet fully yielded to innovation and modernization. The Financial Times ranked Axiom #1 in business of law, #1 in innovation in corporate strategy and #1 in innovation in law firm efficiency, while The New York Times said Axiom is “rewriting the law firm business model.” We’re comprised of over 2,000 passionate Axiomites who serve over half the Fortune 100 across 17 offices globally (…and growing!).
What we’re looking for
This is an exciting opportunity to join a team which is dedicated to supporting our client, a leading financial services organisation, in the negotiation of a range of documents including ISDA, GMRA, GMSLA, Prime Brokerage, Listed, Clearing and other such documents that may arise. The successful candidate will be expected to analyse and resolve any issues arising during the course of negotiations, operating in a time-pressured environment, to progress a portfolio of live matters.
Responsibilities of the Senior Associate will vary but may include:
Successful candidates must fit Axiom’s unique operating environment and culture: high-growth, innovative, lean, and values-driven. As such, successful candidates must be highly capable in each of the following dimensions (among others): adaptability, curiosity, resourcefulness, analytical thinking/problem solving, proactivity, collaboration, technological savvy, and operating with/through a lean team.
‘Employer of the year’ – UTV Business Eye Awards 2017
At Axiom, we are incredibly selective in our hiring. Shortlisting for this vacancy will be completed on the basis of merit and candidates should tailor their CVs to reflect our essential criteria.
As part of ISO certified organisation the candidate will be required to follow the policies and procedures on Information Security Management Systems in place at the Belfast Centre and globally at Axiom. You will also be subject to the client’s policies and procedures and security requirements. As a member of your team, you will have access to various company and client assets and will be required to maintain the level of security as identified for each asset.
Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.