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Join us as a Legal Counsel for Treasury Markets
Reporting directly to the Managing Legal Counsel for Treasury Markets, youll be managing and coordinating the delivery of legal advice and support across Treasury Markets. You’ll make sure that your advice is accurate, readily understandable to non-lawyers, delivered at the right time, and remains commercial while minimising legal risks.
You’ll be supporting the Liquidity Management, xVA, Derivatives and Short Term Markets desks with both day-to-day matters and the setting up of new projects and initiatives and covering areas such as derivatives (interest rate, FX inflatin,credit), repo, DLT money markets, commercial paper programme and central clearing.
Day to day, youll be:
To join us in this role, youll need to be a mid-level qualified lawyer with experience of providing legal and commercial advice. Youll be able to draw on your experience of working with law firms and other professional advisers and have knowledge of current legal issues facing banks.
Experience of working within an in-house legal team at a financial institution is an advantage, and knowledge of the UK ring-fencing rules is desirable but not essential as training will be provided. While senior legal support will be available, we’ll need you to be able to work proactively and autonomously.
Well also be looking for you to demonstrate:
Given the skills and experience outlined above, this role is likely to be suitable for someone in the region of three to five years’ PQE. However this is for guidance only, and any candidates with the appropriate skills will be considered.
If you need any adjustments to support your application, such as information in alternative formats or special requirements to access our buildings, or if youre eligible under the Disability Confident Scheme please contact us and well do everything we can to help.
Original source: Indeed