Top in-House Role – Derivatives Lawyer – VP Level (4+PQE) – Global Financial Institution



London, Greater London

Permanent, Full Time



Top in-House Role – Derivatives Lawyer – VP Level (4+PQE) – Global Financial Institution


My client is a Global Financial institution looking to hire a Derivatives lawyer into their Legal Data Reference team at VP level.

The role will involve:

  • Leading the team tasked with establishing and maintaining the Legal data model (the definitions of the Legal data elements and their usage by other stakeholders);
  • Oversee and drive the elimination of redundant Legal reference data and systems to build stakeholder confidence and reduce the expense related to those services;
  • Assisting with the alignment of the Legal reference data strategy with the Group data governance implementation roadmap including priorities for development of information-based capabilities;
  • Assisting with the roll out a Legal data governance framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality and the protection of Legal data through modifications to organisational behaviour, policies and standards, principles, governance metrics, processes, related tools and data architecture;
  • Serve as a liaison between Business and Legal areas and infrastructure/technology to ensure that data related business requirements for optimising and protecting Legal data are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritisation and planning;
  • Assist with the development & maintenance of the inventory of the enterprise information maps, including authoritative systems and owners.

A strong candidate will have at least 4 years post qualification experience with in-depth investment banking legal experience gained in either private practice or in-house covering all markets products and services (cash, derivatives and securities financing transactions). Some experience of legal agreement data systems and client on-boarding processes and controls is also preferential.

For more information, contact or 0207 648 6954.

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Solicitors, In-House, Banking, Finance, Derivatives

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