Executive Director, Legal Counsel – Financial Institution

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


    Our client is a listed Financial Institution that has a strong footprint in Asia. This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer who would like to be involve in the strategic growth of an organization on top of the legal advices that is expected. This role gives room for C level exposure and interaction. You will also be expected to lead a team and guide the individuals in the daily course of their work.


    You will be supporting the front office on the negotiations with clients and legal matters that have been escalated to your attention. As a solution oriented individual, you will ensure that clients’ needs are well managed both internally and externally and ensuring that any legal risks are being highlighted promptly to parties involved. As part of the senior management team, you will take an active approach in highlighting any legal risks on new initiatives that the organization would like to venture into.

    From time to time, you will drive adhoc projects/initiatives that help to ensure better legal efficiency within the organization. You will help to ensure that the team up keep the legal documentations for the transactions handled to ensure that they are align with the bank’s standards and also with market’s best practices.


    You should bring along with you some form of banking related experience. You should ideally be Singapore qualified with more than 15 years PQE.

    To apply

    Please send your CV to Cynthia Teo at ct@kerryconsulting.com quoting the job title for a confidential discussion.

    Rest assure that all applications are kept confidential.