senior legal counsel (capital markets) in Singapore

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contact
daniella koh, randstad
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
banking & financial services
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
91M0129065_1546422260
contact
daniella koh, randstad
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job description

Our client is a reputable Foreign Bank with a solid track record in their clearing and securities business seeking a senior legal counsel to join their team of professionals.

about the company

Our client is a reputable Foreign Bank with a solid track record in their clearing and securities business, with proven profitability year on year. They are seeking an experienced legal counsel to act as an independent counsel for management and other internal/ external stakeholders.


about the job

Reporting to the Head of Legal, your role is to:

  • Manage and advising the business on Capital Markets transactions in particular, securities and derivatives clearing and other transactional work, including Treasury, Securities Borrowing and Lending, custody, execution, direct market access and other Capital Market Service products
  • Review, negotiate and maintain clearing agreements and related security documentation – with a focus on securities and derivative clearing work
  • Advise on legal and regulatory issues generally


skills and experience required

  • Commonwealth or Singapore-qualified lawyer with min 8 years of post-qualified experience in capital market products either with a top tier legal practice or in-house at a capital market service provider or prime brokerage
  • People-oriented, strong commercial awareness and excellent interpersonal skills


To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact <Daniella Koh> at <65106574>.
(EA: 94C3609/ <R1655148>)



skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree