Legal Counsel, Trade Finance

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    • Category Financial ServicesCommerce & Industry
    • Industry Financial Services
    • Function Legal & Compliance
    • Consultant Cynthia Teo
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1546879
    • Job Ref No
    • Salary S$100,000 - S$150,000


    • Highly transactional role
    • Cross border exposure
    • International set up

    Our client is a well-established international bank that has a growing presence in the Asia region. As part of their commitment to effectively serve the needs of their clients, this is a legal role that aims to support the transaction requirements of the bank’s strategic clients. As a legal counsel within the team, you will take the lead in supporting the front office on the negotiations with clients on these transactions for the Bank’s corporate banking business covering trade finance solutions.  You shall be solution oriented and 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 broader legal team, you will also from time to time be involve in adhoc projects/initiatives that help to drive better legal efficiency within the organization. You will 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.

    This is a team that is highly collegial and they are very open to training candidates coming from private practice with relevant trade/banking & finance experience. You should ideally be Singapore qualified with 4-5 years PQE and have the ability to see through transactions independently.

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