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Legal Manager - Sizable Financial Institution
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- Excellent work environment.
About Our Client
Our client is a reputable and established bank with strong networks within Asia. They have a leading business in retail banking.
Reporting to the Head of Legal & Compliance and working with existing senior counsels, you will be responsible for drafting, reviewing and negotiating of legal documents. You will support the retail banking business in providing legal advice around products and relevant transactions, ensuring compliance with local regulations. You will work closely with other internal stakeholders such as the compliance team, as well as to liaise with external counsels. You will also have the opportunity to participate in upcoming joint ventures and cross border projects.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will be a 5+ PQE lawyer with strong experience in corporate commercial law, particularly in joint ventures and cross border transactions. Whilst prior in house experience is useful, it is not necessary and corporate lawyers coming from law firms are welcomed. You will have eagerness to join an in house financial services environment, with willingness to take up ad hoc matters across regulatory compliance, general banking and other related agreements. Candidates with strong transactional exposure is preferred. Good English and Chinese language skills are required.
What's on Offer
Excellent opportunity for a corporate commercial lawyer who is keen to join an in house environment, to pick up on new work whilst leveraging off existing skill set.