Associate / Vice President - OTC Derivatives Lawyer

 Hong Kong, Hong Kong       Permanent contract        Legal / Taxation / Compliance

Responsibilities


Role:

As a member of the OTC Legal team, you will cover the following areas:

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating documentation for (i) Prime brokerage services, (ii) Finance hedging transactions, (iii) OTC equity derivatives together with some fixed income (including credit) derivatives.
  • Identifying and analysing legal and regulatory issues relating to the structures of such transactions and advising the Front Office accordingly

Profile Required


Qualifications/Competencies:
  • Approx 2-7 years’ PQE. Private practice experience or previous experience in another financial institution preferred
  • Derivatives (fixed income and/or equity) experience essential.
  • Commonwealth or Asian (Singaporean or Hong Kong) qualification preferred
  • Asian language skills an advantage
  • Experience of prime brokerage transactions would be an advantage

Business Insight


Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity and a strategy of sustainable growth.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000647
Business unit: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: Immediate
Date of publication: 02/03/2020
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Associate / Vice President - OTC Derivatives Lawyer

Permanent contract   |   Hong Kong   |   Legal / Taxation / Compliance