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Human Capital Investment Advisors

Discreet. Professional. Effective.

Award-winning.

GRM is consistently lauded as the standard-bearer and true disruptor to mature and emerging markets. We work with individuals and companies to transform careers and businesses through growth and enabling potential.

Accurate.

We understand that people and technology are a company's most important asset. At GRM, we are passionate about combining our market expertise with a client-centric, data-driven approach whilst incorporating the latest technology to help our clients make the right investment decisions.

Global.

With offices in Africa, Asia and Europe, GRM offers clients and candidates a truly global approach. Our market-leading teams on three continents work seamlessly together for your benefit. ​ 

Qualified.

Our management team is a perfect mix of globally recognised staffing industry leaders and market experts who have worked in the industries they now serve.

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    Recruitment International named GRM as the Best Legal Team in Hong Kong in 2015 & 2016, one of the most coveted industry accolades in recruitment.

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    In 2016, Corporate Live Wire honoured GRM with the Legal Recruitment & Innovation Excellence Award, recognising businesses that are leading the way in their respective industries.

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    In 2018, GRM was named as a finalist in the Recruitment Agency category for CEO of the Year and Excellence of the Year by Le Fonti Awards Asia. 

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    GRM took home Best New Agency in Asia in 2015, followed by Best Consultant in 2015, Best Specialist Agency in 2014 and Small Agency in 2013.

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    In 2015, GRM won the silver medal for Best Recruitment Agency of the Year at the Asia Human Resources Awards, honouring excellence in recruitment judged by senior HR professionals.

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    GRM are very proud recipients of the Global Excellence Awards' Most Innovative Data-Driven Recruitment Consultancy in 2019. Recipients are handpicked by AI magazine.

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    In 2019, GRM won the Best Cross-Border Recruitment Strategy, in Hong Kong, category recognizing excellence in cross-border talent sourcing and acquisition on a global scale. The results are out in...

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Posted about 20 hours ago Permanent
Senior Associate| Corporate
Dubai

On behalf of our client, a well-recognised offshore law firm with offices around the globe, we are seeking a Cayman admitted lawyer to work in their Dubai office. This role will be highly prominent, involving plenty of client contact, and a wide variety of work. Job summary Self- starting role requiring knowledge of the Cayman office capabilities and ability to meet with clients and respond to queries confidently Ability to liaise effectively with the Cayman office The role will involve a wide variety of work including general corporate, funds, private placements, finance transactions, drafting agreements, trusts etc Qualifications & Experience Be qualified with at least 4 years PQE Admitted to the Cayman bar Be analytical and detail-oriented, with excellent verbal and written communication skills Manage local administrative matters to ensure work is carried out effectively across the two locations How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Amanda Mahoney on a.mahoney@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 7 days ago Permanent
Senior Associate | Corporate/Commercial
Cape Town

One of South Africa’s top performing law firms is looking to hire a dynamic and highly driven individual to join their Corporate and Commercial department as a Senior Associate. This team is responsible for offering world-class services in relation to Private Equity, Capital Markets and Corporate and Commercial related issues. Job summary Private Equity, Capital Markets and Corporate and Commercial related issues; Advising on and structuring the Black Economic Empowerment aspects of a transaction; Able to undertaking legal due diligence investigations and draft reports. Qualifications & Experience Admitted Attorney; Excellent Academic record; 4 - 6 years PQE and law firm experience; Experience in all aspects of merger and acquisition transactions (both public and private); Understanding and experience of funding arrangements and reorganisations; Private equity transactional work; Drafting and negotiating all relevant documentation including sale and purchase, subscription and investment agreements; Able to undertake legal due diligence investigations and draft reports; Advising on and structuring the Black Economic Empowerment aspects of a transaction; Experience in cross border transactions; Strong academic record. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Cailin Peek on c.peek@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 7 days ago Permanent
Senior Associate | Project Finance
Johannesburg

Our client is a large African law firm with offices in multiple jurisdictions across Africa. The client has a track record of maintaining everlasting relationships with their associates on all levels. Job summary Assist with day to day Project Developments and Infrastructure matters and agreements; Project Finance Law functions; Reviewing and drafting of various documentation and preparing matters; Take a practical and operational approach to the legal function of the business and client’ interest; Ensure professional and accurate advice. Qualifications & Experience An admitted attorney who, ideally has large firm experience on a senior associate level; Strong Projects or Specialised Finance law experience and drafting the relevant agreements; 4 - 6 years’ experience in Projects or Project Finance Law; Solid academic results. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Nasreen Chohan on n.chohan@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 9 days ago Contract
Intern | Research & Fieldwork
Cape Town

We are an international multi-award-winning recruitment and consultancy firm with offices in Europe, Asia, and Africa. Job summary Collect, capture, and analyse information to generate quantitative and qualitative consumer, competitor and market data, and are skilled at contextualizing and communicating insights, verbally and visually; Opportunity identification and tracking; Market and sector tracking (Economic, Company, Market, legal & regulatory, industry/sector, political, social, socio-economic); Organisational tracking (clients and business development targets); Building profiles and tracking a plethora of individuals (both candidates and key contacts). Qualifications & Experience A university degree is mandatory; 0-3 years of working experience; Experience in research and or data analytics (highly advantageous); Resourceful in their approach; Able to work independently and collaboratively; Hard worker with the ability to manage oneself; Driven, thoughtful, and responsive with strong critical thinking skills; Strong people skills, able to build relationships quickly, good telephonic and face-to-face communication skill; Confident to talk to people who may be significantly older and/or more senior than you. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Rayne Handley on info@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 9 days ago Permanent
Partner | Commodities
Johannesburg

Our client is a Fully Integrated International Law Firm Looking to Expand Their Commodities/Agri Practice. Job summary The ideal partner needs to be able to take charge of this practice area from day one; This will include managing the department's budget and growth forecasting; The partner will report directly to the Management Board in Europe and Asia; The ideal partner needs to understand and educate the firm on various transnational acquisition, disputes, distribution agreements and water use entitlements; This niche sector could be an ideal speciality to open up the partner's international exposure within the agricultural community. Qualifications & Experience South African and/or England and Wales qualified; 10 years or more experience; Strong M&A background; Knowledgable on various African Regulatory Landscapes; Well known in the commodities - sector. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Darius Zeederberg on d.zeederberg@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 9 days ago Permanent
Junior Counsel | Investment
Hong Kong

Our client is a major Investment Bank (US) in HK and across Asia. This job role will be based in Hong Kong. Job summary Lawyer to join their market leading team in Hong Kong; This is a chance to join a top, top team in HK. Qualifications & Experience 0-3 year PQE lawyer; You do not need prior general banking/legal experience; Be tri-lingual. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Rob Green on r.green@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 9 days ago Permanent
Senior Counsel | Investment
Hong Kong

Our client is a major Investment Bank (US) in HK and across Asia. Job summary Small team, great teamwork, lots of exposure across the bank; You will be working alongside the director. Qualifications & Experience Senior Lawyer; Solid leveraged and investment grade bank finance experience; No languages are necessary. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Rob Green on r.green@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 14 days ago Permanent
Associate | Project Development
Johannesburg

Our client understands the needs of a business environment, the fast turnaround times as well as cost-effective solutions. With this large law firm that has decades of experience next to their name, they strive for excellence when rendering their services. Their client-focused outlook ensures that the work is best suited for each client with the appropriate pricing structures. Job Summary Advising on the development and structuring of projects and the acquisition, financing in the areas of energy (including conventional electricity and renewable energy), oil, gas, water, mining and infrastructure projects including road, rail, port and airport infrastructure across various jurisdictions; Providing advice in relation to public-private partnerships, public sector law, municipal law regulatory advice and public finance management; Advising on service delivery mechanisms such as electricity, waste management, water, airports, fresh produce markets, solar heating, fire services and the structuring and establishment of related entities; Advising on aspects of rail and road transportation including the road and rail agreements relating to coal, manganese, iron ore, minerals and other commodities as well as commuter transportation, concession and fleet service agreements; Advising on electricity and renewable energy; Advising on corporatizations, privatisations and group restructurings. Qualifications & Experience An admitted attorney (dual qualification in South Africa and England preferable); Commercial qualification would be beneficial; At least 3 - 4 years’ practising experience, preferably in a project's development/ project, financing / commercial environment; Experience gained in Southern African countries such as Botswana, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Angola and Mozambique would be beneficial; Excellent command of the English language; Fluency in Portuguese and/or French would also be advantageous; Excellent drafting skills. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Mishkah Wahab at m.wahab@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 14 days ago Permanent
Senior Associate | Project Development
Johannesburg

Our client understands the needs of a business environment, the fast turnaround times as well as cost-effective solutions. With this large law firm that has decades of experience next to their name, they strive for excellence when rendering their services. Their client-focused outlook ensures that the work is best suited for each client with the appropriate pricing structures. Job Summary Advising on the development and structuring of projects and the acquisition, financing in the areas of energy (including conventional electricity and renewable energy), oil, gas, water, mining and infrastructure projects including road, rail, port and airport infrastructure across various jurisdictions; Providing advice in relation to public-private partnerships, public sector law, municipal law regulatory advice and public finance management; Advising on service delivery mechanisms such as electricity, waste management, water, airports, fresh produce markets, solar heating, fire services and the structuring and establishment of related entities; Advising on aspects of rail and road transportation including the road and rail agreements relating to coal, manganese, iron ore, minerals and other commodities as well as commuter transportation, concession and fleet service agreements; Advising on electricity and renewable energy; Advising on corporatizations, privatisations and group restructurings. Qualifications & Experience An admitted attorney (dual qualification in South Africa and England preferable); Commercial qualification would be beneficial; At least 3 - 4 years’ practising experience, preferably in a project's development/ project, financing / commercial environment; Experience gained in Southern African countries such as Botswana, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Angola and Mozambique would be beneficial; Excellent command of the English language; Fluency in Portuguese and/or French would also be advantageous; Excellent drafting skills. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Mishkah Wahab at m.wahab@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 17 days ago Permanent
Senior Associate | Project Finance
Johannesburg

Our client is a huge law firm with decades of experience in high-level complex commercial work. This firm offers only the best quality of service through is fully integrated offices across the African region. They span all commercial areas of law, tax, forensics and intellectual property. Job Summary Responsible to provide legal advice necessary for limited recourse Project Financing and Project Development; Responsible to provide legal advice necessary for corporate law/corporate governance matters; Supporting and participating in the negotiations of the terms and conditions of the financing agreements and project documents with financiers and other parties; Competent and responsible drafting and negotiating of project and transaction documentation, in particular, share purchase agreements, shareholders’ agreements, constitutional documentation, finance agreements, project development agreements (including power purchase agreements and off-take agreements), concession agreements in connection with PPP, BOT and other models, and EPC contracts, O&M contracts; Assist with coordination of due diligence, and arranging and conducting due diligence analyses; Preparation of documents including credit papers, rating papers, briefs, client communications, presentations and bid documents; Take a lead role in preparing financial sections of the statement of qualifications and proposals, reviewing commercial agreements; and analysing potential development, and partnership structures. Qualifications & Experience Qualified lawyers with 2-6 years of post-qualification experience; Excellent drafting skills; Interest in handling large project development and project finance transactions; Substantial experience in handling due diligence investigations; Substantial experience/interest in the energy and infrastructure space; Substantial corporate / M&A experience (including experience with establishing and governing JVs); Substantial financial law experience; Client facing experience and the ability to understand and respond effectively to client needs, A commercial approach and an ability to negotiate effectively; A collaborative attitude to working within large teams and with colleagues at all levels. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Mishkah Wahab at m.wahab@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 21 days ago Permanent
Senior Associate | Corporate/Commercial
Johannesburg

One of South Africa’s top performing law firms is looking to hire a dynamic and highly driven individual to join their Corporate and Commercial department as a Senior Associate. Job summary Private M&A work; Corporate Governance; General drafting of various commercial agreements such as shareholders’ agreements; Service level agreements and lease agreements; Regulatory advice in relation to commercial transactions; Legal due diligence investigations and reports; Provision of legal advice, opinions, verbal advice and electronic mail advice; General corporate work; Advising major local and multi-national corporates in many areas of corporate commercial law; Experience across a wide spectrum of commercial law including vetting, drafting and negotiation of complex material agreements. Qualifications & Experience LLB Degree; Admitted Attorney; 4 - 6 years PQE within the Corporate and Commercial space. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Cailin Peek on c.peek@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Posted 21 days ago Permanent
Senior Partner | Corporate/Funds
Cayman Islands

On behalf of my client, a large Global offshore law firm, I have been instructed to invite applications at senior partner level. This is a clear pathway towards equity partnership, with the individual being keen to progress into a dynamic leadership role. Job summary Drive new business development as part of the larger corporate team; Take part in strategic oversight, direction and planning of the firm; Lead a strong, technically and commercially aware team of associates and senior associates. Qualifications & Experience It is essential that you can present a business case for your addition to the partnership; You will have a high quality academic and technical background with at least 7 years PQE; Strong, demonstrable experience in complex corporate/funds law with evidence of a varied, multi-jurisdictional deal history; Existing admission to the Cayman Bar preferred but not essential for the right candidate; A well-established network of existing contacts, with the ability to grow and strengthen your network; You will be an excellent communicator, both with clients and junior colleagues; You will have proven experience of leading a successful team, with the ability to drive innovation where necessary. How to apply Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible. To make sure you don’t miss out, send your CV or referrals to Amanda Mahoney on a.mahoney@grmsearch.com. If you know any colleagues or friends that might be perfect for this role, please refer them to us. We will make sure that you receive a referral benefit in the event of a successful placement. As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to discuss this opportunity.

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Going Global with GRM

Relocating abroad
GRM's competitive edge is rooted in its unrivalled connections across a large combination of markets. In addition to our offices in Cape Town, Hong Kong, and London, our consultants have the first-hand experience of living and working in other popular expat markets like the United States, Canada, the Cayman Islands, and Australia. We are able to advise on not only career opportunities in the markets we serve, but also other equally important considerations including lifestyle, visa requirements, and schooling among many others. 

Entering new markets
We are passionate about following and reporting on trends in the job market globally. GRM has a 10-year track record of helping firms move and open offices in new markets. Over 400 corporate clients benefit from access to exceptional candidates for very specific roles in markets outside their own. 

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