Legal Counsel / Senior Legal Counsel - Financial Institution
About Our Client
Our client is one of the leaders within the securities industry, being a full service house with established businesses across IBD, Asset Management, Securities, Brokerage and Financing.
As business has been performing well, the legal team is seeking to take on a new products lawyer with good exposure in equity derivatives matters. Joining a team of 3, you will look after a variety of fixed income and equity products including cash, OTC, structured notes and equity derivatives. You will provide legal and regulatory support on complex and innovative structures, ensuring compliance with local regulatory guideline with SFO and HK Listing Rules, as well as PRC cross border regulations such as QFII, QDII and stock-connect. You can rely on assistance from external counsels on complex transactions.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will possess at least 2 to 3 years relevant experience within the area of products, and good working knowledge of equity derivatives is ideal. Both experience obtained within in house or law firms will be highly regarded. Chinese language skills are preferred though not mandatory. This position is open to lawyers from junior to senior level, and the successful candidate will be awarded with a role in line with their seniority.
What's on Offer
Very competitive salary and bonus rewards. Opportunity to join a well established organization which is continually growing and improving.