In House Custody / Derivatives Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 67042
  • Date Posted: 21 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Top Market
  • Sector: Banking, Derivatives, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

THE COMPANY

Our client is a leading international financial institution.

THE ROLE

A role for a Managing Associate has arisen within the EMA Collateral Management team to join as number 2 in the team.

The successful candidate will have circa 8-12PQE combined with a legal background in institutional/wholesale banking and specifically custody and/or trading, derivatives and market related disciplines.

ABOUT YOU

Experience of Custody and Prime Brokerage of collateral management would be highly desirable

Working knowledge of markets regulatory frameworks including proven experience of delivery on regulatory projects;

In-house legal and transactional banking operational experience at a global financial institution;

Experience with trading and derivative products, repos and stockloans would be desirable;

Familiarity with clearing and settlement activities.

Experience of interactions with markets legal and wider business/risk/compliance colleagues; and

Working knowledge of markets regulatory frameworks including proven experience of delivery on regulatory projects.


This role calls for a lawyer with excellent interpersonal and communication skills who is good at problem solving, and who is able to work flexibly to adapt their working style to react to demanding workloads and changing priorities.

The role offers an outstanding career opportunity for an experienced lawyer looking to develop an in house career with a leading global banking and financial services organisation.

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Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.