Financial Services Regulatory Counsel - 4 + PQE - Leading Global Bank

Recruiter
Eximius Law
Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Jun 2019
Closes
23 Jul 2019
Ref
FSREG
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level, Senior Level

My client is a leading global bank looking to hire a financial services regulatory lawyer on a initial 6 month contract. The main purpose of the role is to support the build, development and launch of a merchant acquiring business. 

The role will include:

  • working closely with a range of project stakeholders to help identify and manage legal risks 
  • providing clear legal advice to non lawyers in a timely, commercial and proactive manner in order to minimise legal risks 
  • advising stakeholders across the project  
  • understanding the bank's objectives and priorities, including the markets in which the bank operates 
  • providing support in managing internal and external project costs
  • advising on any arising queries as the project develops, including legal or reputational issues 
  • developing the legal risk and control mechanisms for the business to use 
  • identifying and managing conduct risk to deliver key customer outcomes

The successful candidate will have:

  • 4+ years post qualification experience either in-house or in private practice
  • Experience in supporting the delivery of large-scale projects 

  • Sound knowledge of general banking law, particularly payments-related

A strong candidate will also have sound technical knowledge of merchant acquiring, payments and payments related regulations. 

To apply for this role please send your CV to miriam.warburton@eximius.com or call 0207 648 6954.

 

 

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