Legal Structurer (Contract)

Legal Opportunity with a top tier investment bank!

Your new company
A leading global financial services firm that provides a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services to its clients in over 40 countries.

Your new role
As a legal structurer, your key responsibilities included:
  • Assist sales and trading to draft termsheets for derivatives structured products in all forms - notes, swaps, options, financing warrants, certificates and funds.
  • Prepare Pricing Supplement for Securitised products and review of Confirmation for OTC products.
  • Manage the system that records flow transactions and work closely with the relevant internal departments to receive approvals for each trade.
  • Advise sales and trading on legal/regulatory issues. Discuss with Legal and Compliance on new issues and organize special product approvals.
  • Work with other structuring team members on projects that develop new platforms and products, including working with external counsel on documentation, advising structuring team on legal matters, assisting senior lawyer to make progress on the projects.
  • Work with other structuring team members on custom strategy (i.e. algorithm based index) approvals including preparing index materials, marketing materials and product termsheet and transaction document.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Familiar with cross-asset ISDA terms and conditions, including equity, commodities, funds, fx and rates.
  • Good knowledge of derivatives and structured products in terms of basic pay-off and wrappers.
  • Good understanding of notes programs including the structure of a program and the regulatory requirements relevant to a European program.
  • Capable of drafting termsheets and offer documents and discussing with sales and trading on the terms.
  • Good knowledge of legal contracts such as purchase agreements, distribution agreements, dealer agreements, confidentiality agreements; comfortable with negotiating with clients on these agreements.
  • Good knowledge of the basic legal/regulatory framework in the main Asian markets (HK, Singapore, China, Taiwan, Japan).
  • Good knowledge or experience of Fund products is a bonus.

  • What you'll get in return
  • Opportunity to work in a world class bank alongside employees from different nationalities.
  • Fantastic career development opportunities.
  • Competitive compensation package.

  • What you need to do now
    If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV at or call me at +603-7611 8666.


    Job type:
    Banking & Financial Services
    Banking and Financial Services
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    Talk to a consultant

    Talk to Angela Poh, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong

    6604-06, 66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

    Telephone: +60376118666

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