Global Legal Counsel (m/f)

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Global Legal Counsel (m/f)

Bankpower has an excellent network in the banking, finance and insurance industry. Its about people is not just a slogan for us. We make this part of our everyday activities by putting people at the centre of our doing. We connect people and find the right job for everyone.

Our client is a major Asian bank with several subsides around the world. For this client we are looking for a highly qualified Global Legal Counsel (m/f) who is willing to spend the first 2-3 years in Asia. Afterwards, this employee will be assigned to Frankfurt, Germany. The right candidate would need to be a fully qualified Germany lawyer („Volljurist“). This is a good opportunity for a candidate with several years experience who is looking for a truly international position, working within a global legal team.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

Global Legal Counsel will be responsible for:

  • Assessing, managing, and mitigating legal/regulatory risks & issues in the global business, especially in the relevant country/entity.
  • Establishing and managing controls for consistent corporate governance for the global business, including various global streamlining systems & protocols.
  • Supporting various global projects, including global business expansion projects, various consulting agreements with foreign entities, global contract/template standardization project, and/or global regulatory research projects, etc.
  • Analyzing the legal/regulatory risk & issue on the daily business in relevant country/entity and providing alternatives to mitigate the legal risk.
  • Researching/analyzing regulatory/legal change & impact in relevant country.
  • Setting up policies & protocols to ensure consistent corporate governance practice of Global Business.
  • Overseeing applicable laws/regulations that are applied to, including but not limited, Shareholders Meeting, Board of Directors Meeting, and various Committees (collectively Internal Governance), and managing Internal Governance agenda/processes in relevant entity.
  • Assisting the Internal Control and Risk function in monitoring global governance regulatory compliance, in addition to maintaining and continually improving related global policies.
  • Structuring, drafting, reviewing, negotiating and providing advice regarding i) a wide range of global transactional agreements & documents relating to business expansion including but not limited to Joint Venture Agreement (or Shareholder Agreement), Financial Cooperation Agreement, License Application Documents etc. and ii) check list/process/structure relating to such transaction.
  • Identifying legal issues, providing analysis of legal risks, creating and implementing solutions that are structured to achieve global business expansion.

Your qualifications:

  • Attorney License in Germany
  • Extensive experience as a lawyer in banking and finance
  • Minimum 3 years experience as a lawyer
  • Proven experience in day-to-day handling of a corporate & governance matters and handling complex global project initiatives within a global company
  • Experience in global company or working in global division
  • Global Governance and/or transaction experience
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
  • Effective in written and verbal communication in English
  • Ability and willingness to work within an international team
  • Strategic analysis and approach
  • Willingness for international business travel

Are you interested in a new challenging task within an international environment? Please contact Mr Heiko Bultmann at +49 69 29990040 or via e-mail: BultmannHeiko@bankpower.de. 

If you prefer a quick and comfortable way please push the express button. In any case we are looking forward to receive your application documents including cover letter, CV, salary expectation and your earliest start date. 

We value diversity and equality and are therefore looking forward to receiving applications from people with disabilities. All phrases are to be considered gender neutral.

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Herr Heiko Bultmann

Kaiserstr. 10, Frankfurt/M.

+49 69/299900-40 jobsinfrankfurt@bankpower.de


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