ISDA Lawyer - Asset Management

Recruiter
MERJE Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
70000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is one of the UK’s leading Asset Managers (£500b AUM) andhave been winning industry recognition for their investment capabilities across liability driven investment, fixed income, specialist equities, multi asset and absolute return. Due to ongoing exciting growth across the business, an interesting opportunity has come about for an ISDA specialist.

The Role

Working within the Legal function your responsibilities will be the following:

Drafting and negotiating derivative documentation for a wide variety of fund types

  • Document maintenance and amendments, and be required to co-ordinate with the on-boarding team and external counsel
  • Negotiating hedging agreements and account control agreements
  • Assessing the impact of regulation on the firm’s clients and business

Key Requirements

  • At least 3 years’ PQE drafting, reviewing and negotiating ISDA agreements
  • Experience gained from working within either an investment bank or law firm
  • Good technical skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Capable of thinking logically and using initiative