Legal Counsel

Responsibilities

  • Preparation of compliance documentation with relevant constitutive documents for statutory, legal and regulatory purposes
  • Negotiation, drafting and implementation of the terms of agreements in all business contracts and agreements
  • Review documentation that has legal implications for the bank prior to signing and implementing
  • Liaise with external lawyers, service providers and regulators
  • Advice on regulatory compliance matters, including compliance with Banking Ordinance, Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance and related codes, policies and guidelines

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law or related discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years working experience with at least 3 years experience within the financial services environment. Banking or securities industry experience preferable
  • Good understanding of compliance activities in financial services
  • Conversant with Hong Kong regulatory directors and guidelines
  • Articulate, effective communication skills with the ability to communicate internally and externally (lawyers, regulators and auditors) at all levels
  • High degree of flexibility in adapting to a rapidly changing environment, ability to prioritize and deliver high quality work
  • A team player with ability to work with colleagues in different functions and across all levels

We offer competitive salary package to the successful candidate. If you are interested in joining this exciting team, please email your resume to us at [email protected]

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