In-house Financial Services Position

Organisation
Frasia Wright Associates
Reference
FW5060
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Banking, Financial Services
Job Type
Contract
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive
PQE
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Expiry Date
30/03/2017 10:52:00
Our client is looking to recruit two additional in-house regulatory lawyers to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract. Supporting the Retail Banking Legal Team, you will provide targeted, commercially focused regulatory legal advice to

Job Description

Our client is looking to recruit two additional in-house regulatory lawyers to join their team on a 12 month fixed term contract. Supporting the Retail Banking Legal Team, you will provide targeted, commercially focused regulatory legal advice to the business on product development, operational processes and consumer credit related queries.

The ideal candidate will ideally be at least four years post qualified and have regulatory experience but candidates with experience working within financial services, corporate, banking or a commercial contracts role will also be considered.  Candidates looking for a part-time or flexible working role will also be considered.

The Role will involve;

  • Supporting the Retail Banking Legal Team in identifying regulatory legal risks, changes and issues to the business and proactively working within the Retail Banking Legal Team to assist them to minimise the impacts rectification of any such issues in a regulatory and legal compliant manner;
  • Identifying and appropriately escalating high risk or complex issues to Head of Legal;
  • Identifying regulatory legal risks and changes in regulation, regulatory approach and best practice to the business and proactively work with them to manage strategy and minimise the impacts;
  • Providing general oversight and guidance in the financial promotion process;
  • Being the main point of contact for consumer credit related issues and queries.

The successful candidate will provide effective and timely legal advice on a broad range of specialist and complex legal matters to support the business. You will develop relationships as a key trusted adviser, taking the time to understand the relevant business areas to be able to provide targeted and relevant advice. You should be a confident and self-motivated individual with a desire to work in a challenging in-house legal role. To discuss this exciting and unique opportunity further, please call Frasia or Cameron on 01294 850501.  (Assignment 9173)

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