Senior Legal Counsel New York NY

Senior Legal Counsel

Santander
New York NY
Job Type: Full Time
Posting Date: 6/27/2020

Sr. Legal Counsel Save Job --> Apply Req ID: 2002006 Date posted 06/23/2020 Sr. Legal Counsel - 2002006 Description The Sr. Legal Counsel provides day-to-day leadership and advice to the lines of business and/or corporate functions. Manage legal issues, negotiate documentation and provide legal guidance to management/business lines on repurchase agreements, reverse repurchase agreements, securities lending agreements and derivatives. Interact closely with business, risk and compliance departments for compliance with legal and regulatory requirements. Provide specific advice on operational and regulatory requirements of short-term markets products. Participate in industry groups to say abreast of market, legal and regulatory developments in short-term markets and derivatives. Ensure compliance with internal governance. Acts as legal/technical expert providing advice, insights and solutions to clients and consultants on applicable legal/technical and compliance issues affecting strategies, programs, plans (design and operations), and practices. Analyzes key policy, legislative and legal developments and issues, and shares advice, insights and solutions with internal and external clients. Researches relevant legal issues and technical and industry specific topics. Reviews current developments in the area of legal/technical expertise, prepares complex technical analyses and develops advice, insights, and solutions. Acts as a subject matter expert (SME) while providing leadership, guidance, and mentorship to other team members. Qualifications Bachelor's Degree;,Other; Law / J. D. degree, and active license to practice law in at least one US jurisdiction. ,or equivalent work experience 9-12 years' experience Experience practicing law in financial services, bank, or law firm. Ability to articulate and relay information in an effective and efficient manner. Ability to build strong relationships internally and externally. Ability to coach and guide others. Ability to define problems and collect relevant information. Ability to develop strategy and tactics for complex, high profile matters. Ability to effectively, efficiently and calmly manage multiple time-sensitive projects. Ability to present information clearly and effectively in written and oral form. Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information. Desire and aptitude to work in a collaborative environment on a team of high-performing legal professionals. Excellent drafting, negotiating and counseling skills. Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to provide sound, clear legal advice to senior executives and other senior leaders. Expertise handling government and regulatory enforcement actions that involve civil and criminal inquiries directed at large corporations operating in highly regulated industries. Outstanding verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Excel, Power. Point and Outlook required. Strong ability to identify and solve complex problems. Strong sense of urgency with the ability to meet deadlines. Minimal physical effort such as sitting, standing, and walking. Please click here to see the full policy - https://tbcdn. talentbrew. com/company/1771/internal_v2_0/img/eligibility. pdf At Santander, we value and respect differences in our workforce and strive to increase the diversity of our teams. We encourage everyone to apply. Employees desiring consideration should complete an online application, utilizing the appropriate process as subscribed by the posting entity. Employees should provide all pertinent information to support their candidacy. To be considered eligible for internal posting, Santander employees must meet all of the following eligibility requirements: Completion of at least one year of active service in Santander Completion of at least twelve months in current position Be in Good Standing Job : Legal Primary Location : New York-New York-45 East 53rd Street - 06547 - NY Corp Organization : Legal & Corp. Affairs (8830) Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Jun 23, 2020, 8:23:56 PM