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Legal and Compliance Assistant. Central London

Industry Administrative and Secretarial, Business Assistant, Legal
Location London
Job Type Permanent
Visa No visa sponsorship provided
Salary £40000 — £45000 per annum
Package Discretionary Yearly Bonus and Benefits
Date 20 February 2024

This is a fantastic opportunity for a legal support professional to join a well-established private investments firm based in the heart of London as an in-house Legal and Compliance Assistant. This role is placed within their legal department and reports to the Head of Legal.


  • This is a full-time office-based role, 8.30-5.30
  • The Legal and Compliance Assistant will provide support to the legal and finance team
  • You will be dealing with various compliance and KYC requests
  • Filing and processing various KYC due diligence and banking forms
  • Supporting the team with the opening and maintaining bank accounts
  • Updating information in various public registers across various jurisdictions
  • Additionally, you will assist with legal document review and drafting
  • Other general legal secretarial and administrative duties

Key Skills

  • Previous experience working in a legal, company administration, corporate service provider or compliance role
  • A degree in Law or a related field is a preference
  • Strong organisational and multitasking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of companies’ corporate organisation, ownership structures and governance, main constitutional documents and registration requirements (at least in several EU jurisdictions like Lux, Cyprus, Austria, France, etc. and offshore – e.g. CI, BVI, UAE)
  • Basic experience with bank accounts opening, KYC due diligence is highly preferred
  • Russian language skills are a bonus

Job advantages

  • Great team of professionals, close-knit team
  • Fantastic office location in the heart of London
  • Good salary on offer, additional discretionary bonus and great benefits
  • 25 days holidays plus 8 public holidays
  • Opportunity to learn and grow within the role

Become a part of this unique opportunity, apply now!

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