BWB seeks a solicitor to work in its Social Finance Group, within its renowned and leading charity and social enterprise department. Please click here for the job description.

This is a unique opportunity for an outstanding candidate to build a practice over time.

The role will involve advising on financial services regulatory matters and other corporate and financial transactions, with a focus on social finance and investment but with an opportunity to develop new business in the areas of crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending.

The role will also involves developing internal knowhow on financial services regulatory matters, particularly as applicable to social finance, crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending, and building the capacity of other fee earners in relation to such matters and disciplines.

BWB is an unusual firm with a strong ethos, operating as committed, practical, commercially-focused advisers to a huge range of public interest organisations including household name charities, social enterprises, social finance institutions and public authorities.

We are looking for a solicitor who has proven post-qualification experience of advising on general financial services regulation with a proven interest in social finance, crowdfunding and/or peer-to-peer lending and an ability to win new business over time.

In addition, experience of managing corporate and/or financial transactions is desirable.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV and covering letter, addressed to Sophie Frankis, to by 6th February 2015 and include details on your current package – base salary, bonus/commission arrangements and your benefits package. Applications will not be processed without the above information.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by 16th February 2015.