Junior Competition Associate

Reference
VAC-27904
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Legal
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Expiry Date
09/07/2021
We are seeking a 0-2 PQE, Competition Associate (non-contentious) qualified in England & Wales and/or an EU-27 country to work in our London team.

Job Description

The role

We are seeking a 0-2 PQE, Competition Associate (non-contentious) qualified in England & Wales and/or an EU-27 country to work in our London team.  Candidates should have prior experience working within a renowned internationally focused competition team, and previous work exposure to financial institutions or tech companies. Prior experience in obtaining merger control approvals before both the European Commission and the UK Competition and Markets Authority is essential.  Strong academics required and additional post-graduate competition/antitrust studies is highly desirable.  Candidates must be fluent in English and demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills. Additional business proficiency in languages such as French or German would be advantageous.

Additional information

Our EU/UK competition team represents multinationals and financial institutions in complex cross-border merger control & FDI/national security investigations. They represent clients in behavioural antitrust and regulatory cases, disputes, market studies and sector inquiries.

Diversity & Inclusion

We recruit exceptional and diverse talent at all levels and our London office has a dedicated Diversity & Inclusion Council working in collaboration with local resource groups and networks to support strategic initiatives.  Firm-wide D&I information is available here.

Please apply here.