- New South Wales
- $150000 - $180000 per annum
- Job Type
- almost 2 years ago
- Legal Counsel – Banking
- Leading International Bank
- In-House – Sydney
A leading International bank is seeking an experienced lawyer to join their global markets legal team. This will be working on a broad range of market matters across a variety of sectors. Reporting into the General Counsel this role plays an integral part of providing legal advice to senior management and all group functions locally and Internationally.
- Reviewing derivative master agreements including ISDAs/GMRAs/GMSLAs
- Reviewing trade documentation including novation agreements/confirmations
- Providing general advice on legal and regulatory developments, operational projects and implementation of legal policies
- Reviewing/negotiating general finance documentation including bilateral/syndicated/club loans and security documentation
- Supporting the General Counsel in the management of legal risk
- Working closely with the business and keeping them updated of material legal issues or developments and their implications.
• Ideally have between 4-6 years PQE gained from a top-tier law firm or in-house organisation
• You will have strong derivatives and global markets experience
• Previous banking and finance transactional experience would also be advantageous
• Proven ability to manage competing priorities across a diverse portfolio from complex through to standard matters.
• Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, with the ability to build credibility with business teams and other stakeholders.
In return this opportunity provides development opportunities and exposure to a broad cross section of the bank’s businesses.
To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.