Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.
As a member of the Legal and Compliance Group, the Legal Associate will work closely with a team of other Legal Associates and attorneys providing advice and support to various internal business teams on legal and regulatory matters relating to Wellington Management's advisory business.
Working independently and with attorneys, partner with client-facing business teams in the negotiation and amendment of investment management agreements and other legal documents for our clients;
Serve as the primary point of contact for internal client-facing business teams seeking legal support and counsel;
Assist attorneys and work directly with external legal counsel on civil litigation and regulatory matters by collecting and reviewing documentation and drafting correspondence;
Research and report on changes in the global regulatory landscape and advise on requirements of new and amended laws or regulations and their potential impact on Wellington Management's business;
Synthesize and organize information and create reference tools for ongoing use by the team; and
Provide other operational and administrative support to the Legal and Compliance Group.
6 or more years of experience in a legal or compliance function at an asset manager;
Experience supporting litigation functions a plus;
Interest in the asset management business and a desire to learn new things and take on new challenges;
Strong organizational skills;
Comfort acting independently and taking initiative;
Ability to manage multiple initiatives with competing priorities in a sometimes high pressure environment;
Flexibility to adapt to the evolving needs of the team and a desire to develop new skills, assume additional responsibilities, and step out of your comfort zone.
JOB TITLE Legal Associate
JOB FAMILY Legal
LOCATION 280 Congress
As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at GMCANINQ@wellington.com .
Internal Number: 6013114
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