Dublin, Ireland

Assistant Legal Counsel – 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

Full-time / part-time
49 Dawson Street

Job description

IQ-EQ Fund Management is looking for a temporary Assistant Legal Counsel  The role is a 12-month contract with the successful candidate working alongside General Counsel, reporting directly to the Chief Compliance Officer (CCO).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review and negotiation of investment fund documentation on behalf of IQ EQ Fund Management (Ireland) Limited (IQ-EQ)
  • Review and negotiating contracts, principally investment fund related, on behalf of IQ-EQ.
  • Contact point for external lawyers.
  • Project manager in respect of investment fund document review & approval process.


  • Irish qualified Solicitor with a minimum of 2 years PQE.
  • Experience within the Irish Investment Funds sector
  • Good knowledge of the AIFMD and UCITS regimes.
  • Experience in any or all of the following would be an advantage:

            1. In-house with a Fund Management Company/MiFID Firm.

            2. The property sector.

            3. The establishment of funds in other EU jurisdictions.

  • Ability to self-motivate and work to tight deadlines are essential.
  • Strong communication skills including an ability to concisely articulate alternative views

Additional information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

Company description

 IQ EQ Fund Management (Ireland) Limited (‘IQ-EQ’) is a European fund management company that assists global asset managers in establishing and operating UCITS & AIF structures across the region. We are one of Ireland’s leading Real Estate Investment Management companies.

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