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Conflicts Assistant – Elite US Law Firm – Excellent Salary + Remote Working

  • Job Type :

    Permanent

    Full-Time

  • Salary : Up To £40,000 + Benefits

US law firm is looking to hire a new Conflicts Assistant to join their dynamic and highly successful team.

 

Salary to £40,000

100% remote working available

 

The firm is looking for a Conflicts Assistant to come on board with a minimum 12 months’ + experience – someone who wants to join a fast paced and enjoyable team environment and further develop their Conflicts career in a firm renowned for their expertise in this area. The Conflicts Assistant will work across the EMEA region, often dealing with Brussels, Frankfurt, Dubai amongst other offices.

 

Conflicts Assistant Duties:

  • Runs thorough and accurate conflicts reports in connection with the intake of new business or new hires to the Firm. This includes
    • conducting extensive corporate research using multiple software tools and the internet
    • liaising with lawyers and secretaries to obtain a complete set of information about incoming work, such as identifying parties and the nature of the matter
    • crafting appropriate search terms when all corporate and individual names are gathered, running searches in the Firm’s proprietary database and filtering results for relevance.
  • Composes concise, accurate, and organized reports of research results to lawyers and others in a timely manner.
  • Assists in the maintenance of a confidential internal database of information about Firm clients and all related parties to specific matters.
  • Provides on-call coverage on weekends and holidays as needed.

 

Skills / Experience:

  • 1-2 years+ conflicts / AML compliance experience in legal industry preferred.
  • Degree educated.
  • Familiarity with conflict checking systems and AML compliance software.