• Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citibank NA
  • 2018-08-16

GF COUNSEL VP SALES AND TRADING COUNSEL REGIONAL MARKETS AND SECURITIES SERVICES LEGAL

GF COUNSEL VP SALES AND TRADING COUNSEL REGIONAL MARKETS AND SECURITIES SERVICES LEGAL

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Legal
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18044271


Description

Brief Description of Organization
  • Citi, the leading global financial services company, has some 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 100 countries, providing consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, and wealth management.
  • Asia Pacific Legal provides legal, regulatory, litigation and franchise governance support to all of Citi's businesses in the region as a single, unified department. Hong Kong, Singapore and Mumbai serve as the regional hubs for various legal teams in the region.
  • The Regional Markets & Securities Services (M&SS) Legal Department is based in the hubs and provides legal advisory and documentation support for fixed income, currency, rates, derivatives, commodities, futures & clearing, prime finance, equities sales and trading businesses, structured products and solutions businesses, spread products, custody, fund administration and trustee services.
Job Description
  • The person will be part of the Regional M&SS Legal team (based in Singapore) that is responsible for fixed income, currency, rates, derivatives, structured products and solutions businesses, and spread products.
  • The person will report directly the head of legal coverage for these areas but will be expected to focus on spread products and help cover all the requirements of the Singapore and Hong Kong based team. Spread products include Credit Markets, Global Securitized Markets and Municipal Securities. 
  • Day to day functions will involve business development, transactional and advisory work, documentation and participation in industry based initiatives. 


Qualifications

Requirements:
  • 4 - 8 years of relevant work experience
  • Relevant experience in a top tier law firm, financial institution or investment fund/firm
  • Qualified in England & Wales, New York, Singapore, Hong Kong or Australia
  • Experience in the following areas is an advantage:-
  • Leverage Finance, general banking, corporate finance, real estate finance and asset-backed securitization
  • Good understanding of the principles of secured financing, security enforcement and insolvency
  • In-depth knowledge of European LMA documentation (and/or the Asian/HK/Singapore equivalent documentation). Understanding of Australian leverage finance documentation would be a plus
  • A strong team player who is confident, possesses initiative and the ability to prioritize, multi-task and work under pressure
  • Strong transaction management skills and cross-border transactional experience
  • Ability to work independently and interact with people of all levels
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
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