Vice President of Legal

Job Identification Number

552

Location

New York, New York

Salary

Commensurate

Job Type

Permanent

Job Category

Financial Services


Overview

Our client, a $10+ billion Private Equity Fund based in Midtown Manhattan, is seeking a highly accomplished attorney for a Vice President level position to report to the firm’s Managing Counsel. The candidate must have M&A/transactional work as well as private equity fund formation experience. Responsibilities include: supporting investment teams on transactional matters; reviewing and drafting transaction documents; assisting in preparation of PPMs, governing documents, subscription agreements and side letters; providing ongoing assistance on special compliance projects; managing subscription/closing process. The successful candidate will have a minimum of four years’ relevant experience, whether at a law firm or in-house at a private equity fund. Will have superior organizational and analytical abilities; well-developed drafting skills; familiarity with private equity fund structures, investment terms and documentation; a high regard for detail; and the ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced and rapidly changing business environment are required. Interested candidates should send their resumes to mgoldenberg@rockwood-search.com with the subject “ Vice President, Legal”.