Legal Counsel - Group Legal

Posted 10 June 2022
Salary$150000 - $180000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLegal, Risk & Compliance

Job description

  •  Looking to work for a leading multinational banking and financial services firm?
  • Willing to contribute to a high performing team that values diversity and inclusion?
  • Based in Sydney

A leading global bank, is looking for a Legal Counsel to join its ‘Group Legal’ team. As part of this role, you will be involved in the provision of high quality legal advice relating to transaction products and documentation, regulatory impacts on the bank’s Australian branch, and more.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Provide advice to the bank’s various departments
  • Reviewing, advising on, and drafting legal documentation and contracts
  • Monitoring changes in legislation
  • Ensuring legal compliance within the business
  • Preparing and conducting legal training sessions with relevant staff, where required
Key requirements
  • Ideally 4-6 years PQE
  • Previous experience with the internal processes of a financial institution – bank products, systems, lending, and more
  • Familiarity with the legal and commercial issues faced by the banking and finance industry.
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
In return, you will receive:
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • A hybrid working from home scheme
  • An inclusive parental leave policy
  • The opportunity to work in a diverse, inclusive, and motivated team
To apply for this exciting position, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below. For a confidential discussion, please contact Suzie Large on 0434 294 665.