Senior Legal Counsel - Commercial Banking

Location
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
Salary
£80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
07 Dec 2018
Ref
13957183/001
Contact
Kate James
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial
PQE
7+ Years

For full details and a confidential chat about this vacancy please call Kate James on 0121 6348800.

Description

To work within the Products and Digital sub-team and supporting the UK Commercial Banking business:

    • Providing legal advice, guidance and support in connection with:

      • Digital initiatives and change programs

      • Banking products terms and conditions

      • New product propositions

      • Product Governance and approvals

    • Supporting Product Digital with the provision of legal advice and legal risk management services

To identify, formulate, co-ordinate and communicate policies, procedures and controls to ensure that the Group's exposure to legal risk in the jobholder's allocated business/area of expertise is effectively managed.

In this role, you will:

    • Provide counsel and to provide and manage legal support in relation to products, projects and material regulatory issues

    • To be considered to be a trusted adviser to the business by ensuring that commercially sensitive, pragmatic and practical legal support and advice is provided in a cost-effective manner.

    • To provide support and guidance on both business and industry lead digital transformation projects.

Profile

To be successful in this role you should be:

    • 5+ years PQE with commercial/retail banking, payments and/or digital experience.

    • Broad range of commercial/project experience.

    • Strong communication and inter-personal skills;

  • Lateral thinking/problem solving.

Job Offer

Excellent basic salary and benefits. Flexible working. Two days per week from home if desired.

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