VP Legal - FX / Derivatives - Leading US Bank

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    HK$120000 - HK$180000 per month

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    133553_1582799678

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-28

Your New Company

Our client is an American international investment company that provides investment management, wealth management and investment services to help institutions and individuals succeed in markets. Our client currently operates in 30+ countries across North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America with over 48,000 employees globally. Our client is looknig to hire a are looking to hire a Vice President, Legal Counsel to support the FX / Derivatives business here in Hong Kong.

Your New Role

You would provide legal counsel to the Markets team with a specific focus on FX / Derivatives and the Corporate Treasury team. You would be involved in negotiating and reviewing legal documentation (including ISDAs and CSAs, NAFMII, liquidity arrangements & etc,), reviewing netting and collateral opinions. You would also advise on regulatory issues and provide support to a broad range of matters and other projects and contribute as part of a larger team, and work collaboratively with team members to advise a business or functional area.

What you will need to succeed

The ideal candidate would be a qualified lawyer with a minimum of 6 years PQE, specialising in derivatives, ideally FX. The ability to read and write in Chinese is essential. Prior in-house or secondment experience is prefered but not mandatory.

What you will get in return

The client offers stable working environment, work life balance, and attractive salary package with discretionary bonus for the right candidate.

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