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Legal AVP

Salary Competitive
Type Permanent
Location City of London
Sector Legal
Job Reference L1/HGW/27990
Contact Harry Warwick
Date posted 05-02-2018

BRUIN Financial is currently working with a global Financial Services firm that is currently looking for a Legal AVP to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the review, preparation and negotiation of legal documents to ensure compliance and consistency in line with legislative and the Bank’s requirements.

As a Legal AVP your responsibilities will include:
• Draft and/or review contracts, terms and conditions and other legal documents concerning all types of existing businesses undertaken by the firm
• Negotiate and execute master trading agreements for identified counterparties using standard contract templates (e.g. ISDA/CSAs, GMRAs, GMSLAs) and/or other bespoke forms in accordance with the Bank’s internal policies and procedures
• Provide general legal advice and assistance to all areas of the firm
• Undertake legal research and interpret new/updated legislation on an ongoing basis and cascade to business units and/or support departments as required.

The successful incumbent requires:
• Law degree obtained in the UK or any other jurisdiction and completed Legal Practice Course or equivalent requirements in other jurisdiction.
• Demonstrated experience in the banking industry, in particular, in relation to retail and corporate banking services
• Competent drafting and negotiation skills
• Working knowledge of retail or corporate banking and the applicable laws

For more information please contact Harry Warwick on 02031453362 or

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Director, Compliance, Finance & Legal