As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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Retail Banking Lawyer - Leading Global Bank

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 4 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Legal Services
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Banking / Finance > Legal / Compliance
Legal / Professional Services > Solicitor / Attorney
Published On 18/09/2019
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A new opening has arisen with the Retail Banking Legal team of an established bank. Our client is seeking for a junior to mid level lawyer with relevant retail banking exposure (can be gained via secondment) with a banking / banking litigation background.

Client Details

Our client is a global bank being well established in Hong Kong as well as being a leader amongst its peers. They have leading businesses in retail bank, wealth management, commercial bank, investment bank as well as securities / brokerage / fixed income.

Description

Joining a small team of 5 lawyers, you will report to the team head to look after a variety of retail banking work working closely with the business, including advising on legal issues and identifying/managing risks arising, particularly out of complex products / transactions. You will oversee a variety of work within retail banking including bank propositions, credit card, personal loan, mortgage, complaints handling and digitisation of retail banking services. Working with counterparts and related lines of business, you will ensure the company is compliance with regulatory guidelines, and act as an expert for retail banking business in Hong Kong.

Profile

The successful candidate will possess at least 4 years' PQE with relevant experience gained in the areas of banking / banking litigation / M&A. It is advantageous for candidates to have retail banking exposure, whether it is gained via secondments or permanently within an in house environment. Stable work history is preferred, as is experience gained with sizeable brands. Fluency in English and Chinese is ideal though Chinese is not mandatory.

Job Offer

Attractive remuneration and benefits. Excellent brand to work for and with high calibre team and colleagues.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Olga Yung on +852 2848 4791