Structured Products Lawyer

Permanent contract|Taiwan|Legal / Taxation / Compliance

Structured Products Lawyer

Taiwan Permanent contract Legal / Taxation / Compliance


Responsibilities :

Providing legal advice for and ensuring transaction management of matters in relation to  structured products issued or guaranteed by SG listed on stock exchanges in Asia, including but not limited to reviewing and advising on:

  • documentation relating to the issuance and post-issuance adjustments of such products; and
  • other legal documentation entered into under or in connection with the above (including marketing arrangements and contracts with any index providers or service providers).

Providing pre-trade, execution and post-trade legal advice and assistance to the Front Office representatives and liaising with other relevant teams or departments of the bank in connection with the above

Participating in development and implementation of strategic tools relating to structured product, in particular in relation to product documentation production including testing and maintenance of appropriate documentation templates

Liaising with external counsel, local regulators and relevant service providers

Assisting with related processes and reporting

Reporting and escalating any legal-related issues to line managers as appropriate and coordinating with other members of the legal team

Providing innovative, commercially minded legal support to the development of new products

Profile required

Profile Requirements:

  • Degree in law (Commonwealth law qualification or Taiwan law qualification preferred)
  • At least 2 years’ professional experience, ideally in a financial institution.
  • Experience in structured products or equity derivatives; experience of listed products preferred
  • Good communication skills and good command of spoken and written English and Chinese.
  • Problem solving and analytical skills; attention to detail.
  • Motivated and able to work independently, while respecting reporting procedures.

Behavioral Skills:

  • Team Spirit - Open mindset: I listen and share my views and my expertise in an open mode
  • Team Spirit - Collective mindset: I favour the team’s interest over my own results
  • Innovation - Thinking out of the box/Creativity: I propose new ideas and solutions
  • Client - Understanding and Respect: I listen to clients and colleagues in order to understand and anticipate their needs
  • Responsibility - Performance: I strive for high performance
  • Commitment - Care: I demonstrate consideration for others

Business insight

Company Description:

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.  GBIS is the Global Banking and Investor Solution arm of the Société Générale Group. Present in over 50 countries across Europe, the Americas and Asia, SG GBIS provides corporates, financial institutions, investors and public-sector clients with value-added integrated financial solutions.

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: 210009JK
Entity: SG Securities (HK) Ltd., Taipei Branch
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2021/03/26