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Legal Counsel (12m FTC) - Derivatives/Structured Products

  • Location: East London
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Caiti Simpson
  • Expiry Date: 25 December 2020
  • Job Ref: JN -112020-454480

Our client is a leading financial institution, seeking a lawyer with experience in Derivatives and/or Structured Products to join them on a 12 month FTC.

You will be dealing with all legal structuring. This includes advising on, drafting and negotiating all transaction related documentation such as securities lending documentation, ISDA master agreements and other forms of market trading documentation. The work is broad and will cover all asset classes. You will also support the business in the structuring of new and often complex products.

The ideal candidate will have strong experience in Derivatives and/or Structured Products. You will have trained at a well-known and reputable law firm and for those already in-house, spent time practicing at a leading financial institution. You will need to be able to work to a high-level of responsibility so candidates above 5 PQE would be an ideal fit, although we encourage all candidates with suitable experience to apply.

If you'd like to find out more about any of the above, please express your interest via this page or contact Caiti Simpson via Please rest assured that all correspondence will be strictly confidential and we will never release your details to a third party without your expressed consent.