An exciting opportunity has arisen for one of the largest asset management companies in the world with $900 billion under management looking to take on a Funds Lawyer to join its team on a 6 months Fixed-Term Contract . The firm, through its subsidiaries, invests in the public equity, fixed income, real estate, and alternative investment markets across the globe. The role will report to the Head of Legal UK and will work closely with members of the legal teams in the UK, France and US to support the firm's funds and their registrations in numerous jurisdictions around the world. The candidate will review and negotiate a wide variety of contracts including inter alia distribution, rebate, marketing, and investment related agreements and assist in drafting and filing notification letters with home regulators via the UCITS cross-border notification process. Other responsibilities include matters such as answering technical legal and regulatory questions, supporting the firm's various boards, helping manage fund-related projects, regulatory projects, various special projects, etc. Our client has a highly collegiate, respectful work place and are looking for the right person who has a "can do attitude" and who can be a team player and fit in with the team.