Banking & Finance Solicitor (2-5 PQE)

Job Title: Banking & Finance Solicitor (2-5 PQE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Competitive
REF: 853
Contact Name: Rebecca Blundell
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A top 50 international law firm is looking for a Banking Solicitor to join their national team as an Associate. In this role, you will handle a range of city quality banking and finance matters with a focus on real estate finance. While you will be based in Manchester you will work collaboratively with colleagues and clients based across the UK and internationally. 

The firm have an inclusive culture and a supportive working environment and offer a competitive salary and a fantastic package of tailored benefits. 

 Banking & Finance Solicitor - Manchester 

The company & role 

  • Aaward-winning international and national law firm with offices across the UK, Middle East and Far East 

  • You will join a Legal 500 recognised team of real estate finance specialists 

  • In this role, you will deal with a diverse range of non-contentious matters including development finance, real estate investment finance, Islamic finance, housing finance, project finance and corporate loans 

  • You will also be proactively involved in marketing the team and building and maintaining client relationships 

  • The firm have a structured career development framework so there will be plenty of opportunities to progress 

  • Commutable from Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire and Warrington 

Added extras and benefits  

  • Competitive salary 

  • Pension  

  • Life assurance  

  • Generous holiday allowance and the option to buy and sell days 

  • Childcare vouchers 

  • Cycle2work scheme 

  • Flexible working 

The ideal candidate 

  • A banking solicitor with 2-5 years’ PQE 

  • Will have proven post-qualification experience of advising on a broad range of Banking and Finance matters 

  • You will also have prior real estate experience 

  • Will have client relationship management experience 

  • Will be a good communicator and a confident networker, with a flair for business development 

  • Will have an excellent academic record and exceptional technical skills 

How to apply for this Banking Solicitor role 

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above. Alternatively, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest, contact Rebecca on 03300 245 606 or email 

Rebecca is a consultant here at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of commercial and litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed help you take your next step.  

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