Function Head-Legal

Permanent contract|Bangalore|Legal / Tax / Insurance

Function Head-Legal

Bangalore, India Permanent contract Legal / Tax / Insurance

Responsibilities

Review negotiation requests to ensure completeness of information and documents required for drafting; allocate to appropriate regional hubs. Drafting, Reviewing and Negotiation of several derivative documents with clients of Societe Generale in coordination with various internal stakeholders sitting across the globe. To contribute towards knowledge management through research, presentation and training on derivative documents. Working on adhoc projects besides assisting managers in achieving team targets. Review of agreements/contract data and other works of team member once declared as a quality controller. Reporting of the incidents to managers on a regular basis. 

Profile required

Should be an experienced derivative lawyer with minimum of 4-8 years of relevant experience with leading Banks or Financial Institutions

Exposure towards European/Asian/US markets

Sound knowledge of Corporate Law and Contract Law

Extensive experience in drafting and negotiating International Commercial Contracts and Agreements, especially ISDA Master Agreement, Global Master Repurchase Agreement, Global Master Stock Lending Agreements,  Confidentiality Agreements and Non Disclosure Agreements;

Excellent collaboration and Team and People Management Skills, self motivated, ability to train team on derivative documents

- Sound legal understanding;

- Advanced knowledge of finance-based contracts, derivative business and market;

-Experience in negotiating derivative documents;

- proficient in MS Office Tools;

- Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal.

Why join us

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Business insight

A 100% owned subsidiary of European banking and financial services major Societe Generale (SG), Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC) came into existence in 2000. Established as an offshore development centre in Bangalore, also having a presence in Chennai, SG GSC has 15 years of sustainable delivery expertise to its credit, and develops global best practices to promote the strategic objectives of the Societe Generale Group.

SG GSC possesses in-depth understanding of the business processes and cutting-edge technologies across domains of Societe Generale’s diverse portfolio. We deliver best-in-class solutions to the Group’s entities in the realm of corporate and investment banking, retail banking, specialized financing and insurance, private banking, and global investment management and services.

We place the highest importance on our employees and provide extensive opportunities for career progression and development. SG GSC conforms to the group diversity principles, and has a multi-cultural staff representing seven nationalities, and speaking 20 languages. Women comprise 25% of our workforce.

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.

Reference: 2100015W
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2021/07/13
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