Lawyer

  • Competitive global package
  • London, England, Großbritannien
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • BMCE BANK International Plc
  • 07 Aug 17

To assist the Head of Legal in providing legal assistance in relation to various areas of the Bank’s activities with the main focus being the Bank’s front office functions in London and Paris. Specific knowledge in general banking, corporate and trade finance (including loans, export credit financing and structured finance).

Responsibilities: (Day-to-day duties; job process; “typical day”)

 

Ø  Draft, review and negotiate legal documentation for international transactions and involvement with transactions from outset to completion.

Ø  Provide business focused, high quality and proactive legal advice on a range of commercially complex, challenging and varied legal issues arising from the business needs.

Ø  Advise and assist with the Bank’s affairs as a corporate entity.   

Ø  Advise and liaise with other departments within the Bank on matters that involve legal aspects as required.

Ø  Liaising with external legal counsel as required.

 

 

Qualifications and Experience:

Ø  Good knowledge of general banking, corporate and trade finance with specific experience in structured and project finance and commodity trade finance

Ø  Qualified in France and/or England and Wales with approx PQE 4 years

Ø  Fluent in or working knowledge of French

 

 

Skills and Abilities:

 

Ø  Solid commercial understanding, an analytical and proactive approach

Ø  Ability to convert ideas into practical solutions and solve complex legal problems

Ø  Excellent drafting, negotiation, communication and cooperation skills with a structured approach but open to change

Ø  Ability to take initiative and to work in a team and/or autonomously

Ø  Strong analytical skills

Ø  Excellent written and verbal skills

Ø  Exceptional and meticulous attention to detail

Ø  Strong MS Office skills are essential (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

 

 

Character & Personal Qualities:

Ø  Ability to work pro-actively and multi-task

Ø  Excellent team and client management skills

Ø  Professional, articulate, and polished

Ø  Excellent team-player

Ø  Confident and independent thinker that is proactive and reliable