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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Senior Counsel - Leading Retail & Commercial Bank

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Legal Services
Job function Banking / Finance > Legal / Compliance
Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Published On 18/09/2019
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A senior opening has arisen for a senior banking lawyer with IT / technology / digital initiatives exposure.

Client Details

Our client is a highly reputable retail and commercial bank with global presence. They have very little turnover and with excellent work environment. The legal team is well established being extremely stable. They are based in Central.

Description

Reporting to the General Counsel, you will join a sizeable legal team within a stable and reputable bank with good work life balance and very little turnover. Working closely with the operational businesses within Retail and Corporate Banking, covering on a variety of work including digital products and services, mobile banking applications, digital wallets and real time payments. You will work closely with business stakeholders across business strategy, product approvals, regulatory and corporate governance matters.

Profile

The ideal candidate will possess relevant experience with at least 8 years' PQE, with a stable employment history and experience gained with sizeable financial institutions / companies in the technology sector / leading law firms. Good experience in drafting / negotiating IT related agreements will be highly advantageous, as is the understanding of technology law in Hong Kong. Any exposure in digital initiatives is always helpful. obtained in You will be fluent in English and Chinese.

Job Offer

Attractive remuneration with stable bonuses paid out in practice. High calibre and established team with excellent practices.

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