Legal Counsel (Global Banking)
Salary Market Aligned
Consultant Lindy Ho
Date posted 04 September 20192019-09-04 2019-11-03 legal Malaysia MY MYR 120000 144000 144000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
Due to expansion plans, one of the region's leading financial institutions is now seeking to recruit a high calibre Legal Counsel (Global Banking) to support and faciliate the group's global market business, both locally and internationally.
About the Legal Counsel (Global Banking) Role:
In this business critical role, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality of legal service. You will also play a critical role in providing the direction to all things legal-related, including drafting agreements, providing advice, mitigating risk as well as ensuring all related matters are in compliance with the legal requirements.
- Render legal advice and support on all legal matters relating to corporate finance activities (inclusive of M&A and fund/capital raising) as well as to facilitate the group’s global markets business, both locally and regionally
- Support the head and other teams of global banking legal on all legal matters pertaining to the global banking business
- Provide advisory and negotiation services on all contractual and operational support matters
- Work with business and compliance to interpret and implement laws, regulations and internal policies
To succeed in this role, you should possess a minimum of five years’ post-qualification experience (either in private practice or large organisations).
- Degree in law from a reputable university and a qualified advocate and solicitor
- Candidates who are familiar with ISDA, FX/derivatives and structured product documentation will be viewed favourably
- Highly organised, independent and critical
- Possess strong legal analytical and research skills
- Effective communicator, both verbal and written
This financial institution needs no introduction and is recognised as the leader in their field of expertise. With great clients and international coverage, they have won numerous awards. The culture is demanding but if you are confident and have a can-do attitude, the potential rewards are significant. The financial institution places a high priority on developing their people to world class standards.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Legal Counsel (Global Banking) role.
Apply today or send in your current CV to email@example.com to discuss this new opportunity.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C