Overall Purpose of Job: To assist the Head of Legal in managing the legal affairs of MUFG Bank (Europe) N.V. (MBE). Responsible for for Legal Advisory & Regulatory matters including managing documentation and regulatory risk and providing a legal documentation and technical advisory service covering a broad range of banking transactions and operations across MBE
Function positioning: Reporting to the Head of Legal of MBE
Support the integrity of the governance framework, including compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements.
Provide legal advice in relation to strategic business initiatives and projects, operational infrastructure, jurisdictional risk analysis, regulatory programs and operational risk management and controls framework
Drafting, reviewing and negotiating legal contracts relating to a broad range of banking transactions as well as supplier and inter-affiliate agreements
Managing documentation risk relating to the area's mentioned above, including through developing and monitoring standard documentation and processes within the bank.
Keep abreast of changes in law, regulations and market practice and ensure such changes are taken into account in the bank's documentation and processes.
Develop, maintain and implement document templates, know-how and procedures
Provide training on legal and regulatory issues to MBE employees
Participate in industry forums and working groups
Ensure close cooperation with the European legal office of MUFG EMEA and the various branches of MBE.
Ensure compliance with the bank's rules, policies, procedures and guidelines together with all relevant regulatory and statutory requirements.
Education Relevant master degree in Law
Work Experience The function requires an intellectual and working background at university level and experience of a minimum of six years in a similar function or relevant area
International legal experience
Experience in networking and working in a multi-cultural environment
Functional/Technical Skills and Knowledge requirements
In depth knowledge and work experience in international laws and regulations in a senior role within Corporate Banking
Experience in managing legal change projects, involving various processes and stakeholders
In depth knowledge of principles and practice of Dutch law and regulatory rules would be an asset
Understanding of accounting principles and other banking procedures for assessment of credit and other banking risks
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Excellent interpersonal, time management, problem solving and organizational skills.
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
Internal Number: 5878921
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