A top tier financial institution, our client is now strengthening its legal team with the hire of a derivatives lawyer. Part of a dynamic team which provides advice on a range of legal and regulatory matters, you will be part of a team which advises on FX, rates, derivatives, securitization and structured loans and products.
Applicants will need prior work experience in derivatives, currencies and rates and should ideally have prior working knowledge of the financial regulatory regime in Singapore or Hong Kong. The ability to communicate effectively to build sustainable relationships with key internal stakeholders is crucial to succeeding in this role.
Successful candidates will possess:
- A minimum of 4PQE in regional financial markets or derivatives, gained with the banking, corporate or capital markets team of a leading law firm or in-house with a financial institution.
- Solid communication and interpersonal skills in order to effectively manage key stakeholders and build internal relationships.
- Strong ability to work autonomously and within multi-functional teams.
- The ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment.