Regulatory Lawyer

Location
England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 Apr 2021
Closes
06 May 2021
Ref
JN -022021-2173305
Contact
Sebastian Hughes
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Banking, Regulatory
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Broad in-house role focused on the implementation and continued adherence to developing UK regulation.

Opportunity to join a growing organisation with plans to continue expanding their range of financial products.

Client Details

Our client are a top European corporate/investment bank with a growing UK presence who are looking for a regulatory lawyer to assist them with the ongoing regulatory environment; including onshoring/passporting, advising on the impacts of upcoming regulatory change, ensuring regulatory alignment of new products & reporting internally on any updates or developments required.

Description

The successful regulatory lawyer will be responsible for coordinating between the UK branch & Group legal function on a range of regulatory matters, including:

  • Advising on diversions between UK/EU regulation;
  • Advising on the regulatory implications of a diversifying range of financial products;
  • Liaising between senior stakeholders to update them on recent & upcoming regulatory change;
  • Reviewing & leading on PRA & FCA consultation papers.

Profile

The successful regulatory lawyer will be a qualified lawyer with the following experience:

  • A proven track record of providing regulatory advice in a financial services setting - either from private practice or working in-house;
  • Sound understanding of the PRA & FCA handbooks;
  • Prior experience in-house, particularly in a wholesale bank, would be preferable but is not a requirement;
  • Broad understanding of relevant UK regulations - for example MiFID/MiFIR, PSD 2, GDPR.

Job Offer

An attractive salary & benefits package for a regulatory lawyer in London.