Magnitude Capital

Hedge Fund Attorney

Become Part of the Magnitude Team
Magnitude Capital is a dynamic multi-billion dollar alternative investment firm in midtown Manhattan. We are looking for a talented attorney to join our firm as a member of the Legal team supporting our fund of hedge funds business. This position is ideal for a hard-working attorney who is eager to build broad and deep experience in the asset management industry.


What you will do:

  • Assist on updates to fund documents (e.g., PPMs, subscription documents)
  • Review and prepare summaries of terms regarding underlying fund investments
  • Review and negotiate NDAs with investors and underlying fund managers
  • Review and negotiate vendor agreements and engagement letters and representation letters with tax, audit, and other professional services firms
  • Advise on marketing of funds in non-U.S. jurisdictions and other regulatory matters
  • Review and draft disclosures for marketing materials
  • Ad hoc projects to support Legal team

What you have:

  • A JD from an accredited law school
  • 1-3 years of experience working as an attorney or compliance professional at an asset manager, a private fund manager, or the asset management arm of a bank
  • Experience with reviewing and negotiating NDAs, vendor agreements, and other routine agreements
  • Familiarity with negotiating and drafting more complex agreements, fund formation, and regulatory issues relating to private funds and registered investment advisers is a plus
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Strong analytical skills and judgement
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills
  • High level of conscientiousness and proactivity
  • Collaborative team player mentality

What we do:
The firm was founded in 2002 by senior hedge fund professionals and has become a top industry performer serving a diverse and growing institutional client base. We are a team focused on building a world-class investment firm through discipline, analytical rigor and a results oriented mindset.

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Benefits package – fully covered health insurance, generous 401K match, tuition reimbursement program, parental leave, and more
  • Work that matters – work with a small team and have a big impact
  • Flexible work attire - no formal dress code
  • Quality food - catered meals from some of the best restaurants in NYC and fully stocked kitchen
  • Great teammates – people with discipline, creativity, intellectual curiosity, and a sense of humor
  • Exciting culture – analytical, open, collaborative, and collegial

 

Magnitude Capital, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fair hiring and promotion practices, as employee diversity will only benefit our team-based approach. We welcome exceptional candidates from all backgrounds to apply to Magnitude’s open positions.

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