Senior Legal Counsel - Financial Services

The Opportunity 

Join the financial advice team in a leading financial services institution in Sydney.

About You

You will be a Senior Legal Counsel, with broad financial services experience, who is well versed on the evolving regulatory landscape.

Key responsibilities

  • Assisting with the implementation of strategy relating to the management of regulatory changes
  • Drafting statements of advice and working closely with compliance to advise on potential breaches of various licences
  • Assessing risk and providing legal advice to the business areas and the boards
  • Participating in key business projects including identification and management of legal risks within projects

Ideal candidates

  • You will have at least 7 years post admission experience in the financial services industry
  • Knowledge of the legal and regulatory regime, and Chapter 7 of the Corporations Act
  • Ability to deal with issues relating to the delivery of financial product advice
  • Experience in general commercial matters and agreements

If you are interested in having a confidential discussion about this position please call Olivia Courtney on (02) 9236 9000 or email oliviacourtney@taylorroot.com.au

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