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Assistant Vice President/Vice President, APAC Derivatives Master Documentation Negotiator, Corporate and Investment Bank Legal, Hong Kong

Job Description

  • prepare, negotiate and execute master agreements including GMRAs, GMSLAs, NAFMIIs, ISDA Master Agreement, Credit Support Annex and related documentation including guarantees, letters of comfort, amendment agreements, termination agreements, confidentiality agreements and novation agreements with institutional clients, including banks, investment managers, funds, corporates and multi-national companies incorporated in Asia ex Japan, and private banking clients
  • review constitutional documents and other documents provided by the clients for capacity and authority verification in connection with the master agreement execution
  • review and provide comments to Termsheets and Confirmations and incorporate terms and conditions as instructed by relevant stakeholders
  • provide internal stakeholders with legal analysis/advise on master agreements related issues
  • work closely with other members of the Documentation Team and actively liaise with different departments and internal stakeholders for discussions, comments and approvals
  • work closely with the Operations team to complete the execution of the master agreements
  • participate in regular team calls to provide team members on relevant regulatory developments, market updates, documentation issues and other related issues
  • participate on global and/or regional projects
  • participate in master agreement related ad hoc issues
  • qualified lawyer and/or holder of law degree
  • minimum 3 years experience in master agreement negotiation
  • mandatory language skills (written and spoken): English and Mandarin (both traditional and simplified Chinese reading and drafting skills)
  • have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and organizational skills
  • high integrity and a team player
  • proactive in resolving issues and providing solutions
  • able to work under pressure and high expectations
  • able to analyze complex issues
Req #: 160026087
Location: Hong Kong, HK
Job Category: Legal
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: 40000 Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)

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