VP, Counsel - Commercial Banking

New York, New York Permanent USD165,000 - USD200,000 per year
  • Global bank seeks VP, Counsel to join legal team
  • Role will focus on wide range of banking contracts

About Our Client

Global bank.

Job Description

  • The VP, Counsel will legal advice and services to business departments concerning commercial banking transactions, vendor arrangements, litigation matters, legal and regulatory requirements and expectations, and corporate governance issues
  • Draft, review, and negotiate contracts and advise on legal risks associated with deals
  • Advise on the Bank's legal issues, services and more
  • Assist with special projects as needed



MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • JD
  • Admitted to NY State Bar
  • Experience drafting and negotiating contracts for a bank, related to financing transactions, commercial lending, loan documents, commercial credit documents, etc.
  • At least four years of experience working at a large law firm, and/or in-house at large financial services
    institution
  • Relevant experience in dealing with a broad range of credit and finance
    transactions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player
  • Fluency in Mandarin a plus

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Additional benefits
  • 4 days per week in office
Contact
Jennifer Pettigrew
Quote job ref
JN-042024-6403764

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Attorney - In-house
Industry
Financial Services
Location
New York
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jennifer Pettigrew
Job Reference
JN-042024-6403764