Director/VP, Legal Counsel – Corporate Bank

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    • Category Financial Services
    • Industry Financial Services
    • Function Legal & Compliance
    • Consultant Cynthia Teo
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1546879
    • Job Ref No
    • Salary S$150,000 - S$250,000


    • Well established bank
    • Senior member within the legal team
    • Highly visible role with opportunities to work with multiple stakeholder

    Our client is a leading international bank with a strong focus in the Asia region. As part of their growing corporate banking business, they have created a brand new headcount to bring on board a season legal professional at the VP/Director legal reporting directly to the Head of legal to help provide guidance to the team on a variety of legal matters.

    As a senior member in the team, you will be seen as a strategic partner to the business providing transactional support in relation to financing and lending at the country and regional level.  You will provide legal support on legal documentations and help to maintain/upkeep the knowledge library to ensure efficiency in banking activities. You will also have the opportunity to partner closely with the senior management on any bank-wide initiatives and representing legal in any of such projects.  You will ensure that the management is kept updated on any escalated legal risk or any regulatory/law changes that has a significant impact to the business.

    What they are looking for is a qualified lawyer with at least 12 years PQE and have prior working experience in a banking/financial services sector. You should be independent and have good senior stakeholder management skills.

    To apply, please send your CV to Cynthia Teo at quoting the job title for a confidential discussion.