2.0km | , UK
|Hours||35 - 35 Hours|
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Join us as a Legal Counsel
What you'll do
You’ll be providing legal advice and support across multiple business areas focussing on advice and document review on debt capital markets transactions. 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 also support the Head of Treasury, ESG & Disclosure Legal to deliver the legal strategy across the bank. This will involve working with senior stakeholders across the bank and its subsidiaries to ensure the timely, effective, and efficient delivery of not only funding initiatives but also other projects and strategic initiatives.
Day to day, you’ll be:
The skills you'll need
To join us in this role, you’ll need to be a qualified solicitor , barrister or attorney with some experience in debt capital markets. You’ll have experience of working with law firms and other professional advisers, along with solid industry knowledge of the legal and regulatory issues currently facing banks.
Ideally, you’ll have expertise with bank regulation and/or managing litigation and reputational risks
We’ll 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 3 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 you’re eligible under the Disability Confident Scheme please contact us and we’ll do everything we can to help.