Our client is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. The Legal team in Frankfurt is a team of five lawyers in Frankfurt that are integrated into the EMEA legal division based in London. The team sits within Global Markets and is responsible for the provision of legal advice and negotiation of documentation relating to a variety of German law governed Master Agreements. The team’s prime responsibility is to manage the client’s legal and reputational risk on the transactions, whilst supporting the business within policy, legislative and regulatory requirements.

  • Fixum + Bonus
  • Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Deutschland
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • Fricke Finance & Legal
  • 13 Feb 18

Master Documentation Lawyer (m/f)

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Fricke Finance & Legal wurde 2002 als eine unabhängige und spezialisierte Personalberatung für Fach- und Führungskräfte mit der Ausrichtung Finanzen, Bank- und Investmentgeschäft, Recht und Verwaltung, gegründet. Als partnerschaftlich geführte Beratungsboutique agieren wir frei von der Einflussnahme Dritter. Unser Konzept ist es, die Vorteile aus dem klassischen Executive Search und dem angelsächsisch geprägten Recruiting zu vereinen, um unseren Kunden und Kandidaten den bestmöglichen Service in dieser hochwertigen und sehr personenbezogenen Dienstleistung zu bieten. Zu unseren Kunden zählen nationale und internationale Unternehmen aus den Sektoren Financial Services und verschiedenen Industriesegmenten sowie juristische Boutiquen und Großkanzleien. Weiterführende Informationen finden Sie unter www.f-finance.de

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Kontaktinformationen

Fricke Finance & Legal
Spezialisierte Personalberater
Wolfsgangstrasse 5
60322 Frankfurt am Main
Telefon: 069 – 981 92 780
E-Mail: info@f-finance.de
Homepage: www.f-finance.de

Role:

  • You will work in a small team environment within a five-person team of qualified lawyers (Syndikusanwälte) and provide legal support on contractual legal matters relating to equity and fixed income products traded under master agreements, including the respective confirmations under these agreements.
  • Provide legal guidance in relation to General Terms of Business and on-boarding matters of EEA 27 clients in co-ordination with the EMEA Global Markets On-Boarding team in London.
  • In relation to all transactions governed by German law, you will be expected to (i) at a pre-transaction stage, assist with general legal and regulatory queries and provide guidance through the internal processes as well as review, negotiate and draft terms sheets and respective disclaimers, (ii) during transaction, review, negotiate and draft contractual agreements and related trade confirmations, (iii) negotiate, draft and assist with queries relating to archiving of the transactional documents, in particular the entry into the data storage system, called Data Legal (iv) generally throughout the term of transactions, liaising from time to time with front and back office divisions.
  • In relation to the EMEA Global Markets business, you will be expected to (i) work with client’s compliance, credit, market risk and structured finance department to assist in the overall management of risk, (ii) negotiate, draft and review transactional documents (ii)  review Legal Opinions relating to the Master Agreements confident and highly interested letters, (iii) advise in relation to the mandate of external counsel in other jurisdictions (iv) provide technical legal guidance to structuring groups in relation to German law questions.
  • You will be required to work closely with sales and trading, other lawyers and compliance officers within client's team in London as well as the EMEA regional offices.
  • You will play a key role in identifying and managing risks in relation to Global Markets  business, including upholding the consistency of  internal policies and documentation standards.

Qualification:

  • Qualified lawyer  in Germany (Syndikusanwalt) with experience in Banking / finance industry
  • Experience in Master documentation and underlying transactions
  • Experience in derivative documentation and general banking terms
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a busy small team environment
  • Ability to draft and negotiate German law contract in German and English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and writing and including ability to draft freehand
  • Strong understanding of wholesale banking products  and  banking law with respective experience
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to work accurately to short deadlines and under pressure
  • Good attention to detail
  • Experience delivering practical solutions to legal issues
  • Ability to build relationships both with the business and internal legal and compliance teams, whilst at the same time effectively managing client’s risk
  • Must be a good team player and willing to help across the team disciplines as necessary
  • Must be able to use initiative and prioritise own work and meet deadlines

Sollten Sie Interesse an einem verantwortungsvollen Aufgabengebiet mit hoher Selbstständigkeit haben und gerne in einem internationalen Umfeld arbeiten, senden Sie bitte Ihre Bewerbungsunterlagen (bevorzugt per E-Mail) an Herrn Jörg Fricke.

Wolfsgangstraße 5, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Tel.: 069-98 19 27 8-0, E-Mail: jf@f-finance.de.