Company name: Sands Capital Management, LLC.

Sands Capital is an independent, employee-owned investment management firm based in Arlington, Virginia that manages approximately $45 billion in client assets. Sands Capital’s strategies employ a fundamental, bottom-up research process to identify high-quality growth businesses that we can own for the long term in concentrated portfolios. We invest on a global basis across the life cycle from early-stage private businesses to leading public companies.
Identified below are Core Values the firm holds in high regard and believes are critical for high-performing teams at Sands Capital:
Integrity & Trust: Do what is right, not what is popular. Deliver on commitments.
Client-Centered: Always act in the best interest of our clients.
Commitment to Excellence: Strive to learn and improve. Implement best practices.
Responsibilities:
Primary Functions
Primary areas of responsibility may include the following:
Regulatory Compliance. Providing counsel with respect to U.S. and ex-U.S. regulatory and compliance matters;
Fund Formation. Providing support in connection with separately managed accounts, private investment funds and sub-advised 40 Act Funds;
Contract Management. Drafting and negotiating various types of agreements, including investment management agreements, service provider agreements and operating agreements;
Operational Matters. Interfacing with team members in connection with fundraising, client on-boarding, corporate governance, accounting, human resources, trading and tax matters; and
Special Projects. Assisting with general projects as assigned.
Qualifications:
Necessary Skills and Qualifications
Juris Doctor from an ABA qualified law school.
6 to 10 years of legal experience, including experience in the asset management group of a top law firm. In-house experience is not necessary.
Excellent drafting skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Personal Attributes
This position is suitable for candidates with the following attributes:
Excited to work in a multi-disciplinary environment
Ability to work both independently and in team settings
Business focused and practical
Impeccable integrity
Detail-oriented and organized
A strong personal work ethic with a desire to be challenged
Ability to adapt to change and embrace ambiguity
Problem solver
An individual with demonstrated leadership capabilities
Humble, passionate, and team-oriented

We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits.

Sands Capital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.