In House Counsel

7 days left

06 Oct 2021
03 Nov 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

In House Lawyer 
In House - Head of Bank Legal - Regulatory Lawyer -10+ pqe – London
Our client is a FTSE 250 conglomerate within the financial services sector.
They seek a Senior Consumer Credit /Regulatory Lawyer to advise on legal risk across the Group and its various product offerings to consumer and corporate borrowers in the UK. Reporting to the GC, you will join a dynamic legal team and will be given a high level of responsibility and senior stakeholder exposure whilst taking the lead on consumer credit and related regulatory advice and being involved in the Management Committee.
The role’s responsibilities will include
  • providing specialist advice focused on Consumer Credit (CCA, CONC and Consumer Rights Act) and related consumer regulatory matters;
  • ensuring that all Governance and Compliance requirements are adhered to;
  • reviewing, drafting and advising on customer documentation as well as advising and helping to manage associated disputes;
  • advising on regulatory compliance, enforceability and affordability;
  • advising on bespoke finance and other commercial transactions working closely with business teams and external consumer credit counsel;
  • coordination with Compliance, Risk and Governance to ensure a joined-up approach;
  • balancing legal risks, costs and providing an insight into potential legal problems alongside horizon scanning and forecast.
 Candidates will need first rate academic credentials, demonstrable intellectual abilities and at least 10 years’ post qualification experience in Consumer Credit/CONC specialism and regulatory matters. In house experience would be advantageous and a capability of communicating to all levels of the business is essential.  You will have an In-depth understanding of the financial services industry and be a business orientated lawyer with a breadth of experience to cover retail products and other broad-based legal regulatory risk issues arising across the product spectrum.
The role offers a competitive salary package and a flexible working environment and the opportunity to wfh part time.
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