Legal Counsel Wealth and Personal Banking (Jersey)

Location
Jersey (GB) (JE)
Salary
Competitive Salary with Relocation package
Posted
13 Apr 2021
Closes
11 May 2021
Ref
24560
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PQE
1-3 Years
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

Role Purpose and accountabilities:

Based in Jersey working as a Legal Counsel in the  Wealth and Personal Banking “WPM” business for a Leading Global Banking Group

· Provide support on a broad range of legal issues arising out of the  WPB business.

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

· Provide support and guidance to more senior lawyers in the Legal Team and assist in identification of legal risks and appropriate risk mitigation strategies. Governance and Committee Memberships

· Proactively provide high quality specialised legal and related regulatory advice and guidance and support to the WPB businesses.

· Assist in managing the relationships with panel law firms / external legal counsel and ensure such appointments deliver cost effective and practical advice.

Functional Knowledge and Experience

· Qualified Solicitor or Barrister 2-4 years PQE with a leading law firm or in-house

· Solid knowledge and experience of all aspects of retail banking and wealth and investment products.

· Experience of helping a retail wealth focussed business on designing and delivering wealth products would be a plus 

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