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Banking & Financial Services

Legal Counsel, Leading International Brokerage Firm

Job details

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline:
Reference: LCLI/ERW010420
Posted: 2 months ago

Job description

  • One of the world’s top online brokers
  • Excellent salary and compensation package
  • Private practice lawyers would also be considered

Our client is a leading international brokerage firm and has long been one of the global leaders in derivatives trading.  It is now seeking to hire a lawyer for its small but growing Hong Kong office.  

The successful candidate will work as a trusted adviser to The Senior Management Team in Hong Kong and will report to the Regional General Counsel based outside of Hong Kong.  He/she will be responsible for the provision of legal advice and support in connection with all aspects of corporate, commercial and regulatory matters.  This is a hands-on role involving significant personal handling of legal work while delegating some work to outside counsel as appropriate.

The ideal candidate will a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with around 4 – 10 years of post qualification experience gained with an international law firm or with a financial services company.  Experience in derivatives products is ideal but not mandatory.  Lawyers with a background in general banking and finance law with a keen interest in gaining knowledge and experience in derivatives product would also be considered. Outstanding oral and written communication skills in English and fluent spoken Chinese (Cantonese/Mandarin) is required.  

If you are interested in finding out more about this career opportunity, please email your resume to Erica Wong, erica.wong@charterhouse.com.hk  Tel: (852) 3151 1300 Web: www.charterhouse.com.hk

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