One of the new Digital Banks in Singapore
Great for career growth
Our client, who has won a license to set up one of the new Digital Banks in Singapore is looking to fill a Legal Counsel (6 to 10 PQE) for their new venture.
You will be advising on a broad range of legal and regulatory matters including but not limited to commercial contracts, new products and regulatory developments related to the Digital Bank. There will be close collaboration with cross functional teams as well as group/parent company stakeholders on various matters.
You are LLB qualified and called to the Bar in SG or UK. Strong understanding of banking business in Singapore and excellent law firm training (as well as) in-house experience are critical. To be successful in the role, you will need to be independent, able to work under pressure and flourish in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate would be someone who comes from an established and reputable bank in Singapore.
Be the primary support to Digital Banking team
Draft, review and negotiate a broad range of commercial agreements
Advise on both legal and regulatory matters
Work with cross functional teams on matters related to regulation, products, internal policies, processes; etc. related to the Digital Bank
Ensure compliance to company’s policies and regulatory requirements
Work with outside counsel as and well required
Work closely with group/parent company on broad range of matters related to the operations of a Digital Bank
SG or UK Bar qualification (6 to 10 PQE)
Excellent in-house and law firm experience
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Team player who can operate independently and in a fast-paced environment
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