In-House Legal Associate

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Guernsey

Ref: AD-GSY-3113
Type: Full Time, Permanent
Sector: Legal

Alexander Daniels Offshore is working with a business based in Guernsey to recruit an In-House Legal Associate.




  • Drafting and updating precedent documents to be used primarily by the Administration team e.g. template minutes, resolutions and other documents as required
  • Maintain a good knowledge of legal and tax practices, primarily for Guernsey and England
  • Drafting legal documents to facilitate client transactions such as trust distributions, termination of trusts, appointment/exclusion of beneficiaries and loans
  • Preparing quarterly legal updates in the form of a report to the board of directors
  • Reviewing and updating policies & procedures
  • Preparing and presenting regular training sessions for the Administration team on areas of interest
  • Legal projects such as drafting responses to industry consultations
  • Reviewing contracts from outside agencies e.g. for IT projects
  • Compiling client briefings on topical areas of interest, such as changes to income tax and factsheets to assist staff in promoting the joint business
  • Reviewing contracts to be entered into by client entities
  • Assisting clients with ad-hoc projects e.g. restructurings
  • Advising and liaising with the Administration team on all legal matters coming within the scope of their daily duties
  • Advising and liaising with Managers, Senior Managers and Directors on points of interest or concern in connection with technical issues, policies and procedures etc
  • Undertaking such other duties as may be required from time to time


Skills and Experience:


  • Law degree, LLB
  • A minimum of 3 years post qualification experience within a legal environment or within a legal in house role within a financial services business
  • A good working knowledge of Guernsey laws and regulations pertaining to financial services is essential


Key Details


Category | Legal

Level | Mid / Senior

Type | Permanent

Ref Number | AD-GSY-3113

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