Head of Markets Legal
Consultant Nicolas Rainier
Date posted 05 February 20183 Lower Road Johannesburg 2193 Robert Walters South Africa
A leading International Bank based in Johannesburg, with an unrivalled legal team seeks to hire a Senior Lawyer to fill their Head of Legal Markets position.
About the Head of Markets Legal position:
Reporting into the the General Counsel within Investment Banking Legal and providing support to Business, this senior opportunity requires you to oversee an experienced and robust team of Lawyers within the Markets environment. Strong leadership is therefore critical and non negotiable for this position. Over and above providing support to business from a legal risk management and governance perspective, this position requires drive above just wanting to be a lawyer . i.e. a willingness to get involved in collateral management and Governance projects where and when required. Within this position you and your team will provide unrivalled legal advise relating to inter alia Primary and Secondary Markets, FX, Debt Capital Markets and Derivative related documentation such as ISDA's and GMSLA's.
Requirements for the Head of Markets Legal position:
- Admitted Attorney and/or Solicitor
- Minimum 10 years PQE
- English law background advantageous
- Strong prior leadership experience non negotiable
- Open to Partner level within Private Practice as well as in-house legal candidates
If you are driven and prepared to take your career to another level and you possess the required skill set for this position then please contact me on 011 8112417 or firstname.lastname@example.org.