Top in-House Role - Derivatives Lawyer - VP Level (4+PQE) - Global Financial Institution

Eximius Law
London (Greater) (GB)
16 Apr 2019
14 May 2019
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Practice Areas
Banking/Finance, Derivatives
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

My client is a Global Financial institution looking to hire a Derivatives lawyer into their Legal Data Reference team at VP level. 

The role will involve - 

  • Leading the team tasked with establishing and maintaining the Legal data model (the definitions of the Legal data elements and their usage by other stakeholders) 
  • Oversee and drive the elimination of redundant Legal reference data and systems to build stakeholder confidence and reduce the expense related to those services
  • Assisting with the alignment of the Legal reference data strategy with the Group data governance implementation roadmap including priorities for development of information-based capabilities
  • Assisting with the roll out a Legal data governance framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality and the protection of Legal data through modifications to organisational behaviour, policies and standards, principles, governance metrics, processes, related tools and data architecture
  • Serve as a liaison between Business and Legal areas and infrastructure/technology to ensure that data related business requirements for optimising and protecting Legal data are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritisation and planning
  • Assist with the development & maintenance of the inventory of the enterprise information maps, including authoritative systems and owners

A strong candidate will have at least 4 years post qualification experience with in-depth investment banking legal experience gained in either private practice or in-house covering all markets products and services (cash, derivatives and securities financing transactions). Some experience of legal agreement data systems and client on-boarding processes and controls is also preferential.

To apply for the role please send your CV to or call 02076486954 for more information. 


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