Regional Legal Counsel
Excellent corporate culture
Team based environment
About Our Client
Our Client is a global bank with a substantial regional presence in Asia Pacific and Middle East. As a result of the business growth and expansion in portfolio, there is now a newly created role for a Regional Legal Counsel to be part of team based in Singapore supporting the regional operations.
Reporting to the General Counsel, you will be a key business partner in providing legal and regulatory advice to the corporate banking business including transactional banking, trade finance and structured financing. This includes identifying and resolving legal issues and considerations that arise in the structuring and negotiation of deals and products while building meaningful working relationships with internal stakeholders. You will also participate in global or regional process improvement initiatives.
The Successful Applicant
You are a Commonwealth qualified lawyer with at least 5 years PQE gained in a top local or international law firm and/or global financial institution. You possess strong technical knowledge of the regional banking and finance industry and the regulatory requirements. A hands on individual able to work independently while thriving in a team based environment, you possess strong communication and interpersonal skills that will be essential in interacting with stakeholders from diverse cultures and backgrounds.
What's on Offer
You can expect an interesting and wide variety of work with support in a team-based environment and the opportunity to grow your career with an organisation that has an excellent and inclusive corporate culture.