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Structured Finance Lawyer (6 month FTC)

  • Location: South Carolina
  • Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Sophie Brown
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 April 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -032021-457998

Reporting into the Head of Legal for the Trading and Advisory team, the Structured Finance Lawyer will be responsible for advising the bank on a range of structured finance transactions, with a particularly focus on asset-backed securitisation transactions.

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting the Credit and Investments, Central Treasury and Asset Finance desk
  • Advising on a wide range of capital markets documentation, including securitisations, repackagings, debt issuance programmes and derivatives
  • Advising the bank on the development of regulatory requirements affecting the above desks
  • Participating in the preparation and execution of transaction documentation for the above teams, including liaising with external counsel, negotiating and agreeing transaction documents, and identifying and managing legal risks
  • Liaising with various business units such as Operations, Corporate Governance, Onboarding, Compliance, Credit and Tax

Requirements :

  • Qualified solicitor with a wide range of structured finance experience, ideally with securitisation, derivatives and DCM instruments
  • Regulatory knowledge
  • Strong relationship management and communication

If this opportunity is of interest and you would like to receive further details, please apply or send your CV directly to Sophie at