Regulatory Legal Counsel – Private Bank

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Investec Bank plc
  • 23 Apr 18 2018-04-23

With clients being at the centre of our business offering, the Private Bank provides a range of flexible and bespoke facilities tailored to meet the needs of our clients. An exciting opportunity for an experienced banking lawyer to partner with the business to provide advice and technical expertise across the business and key projects

Assist the Banking business in the Private Bank in the following ways:
• Responsibility for drafting/updating client and market facing contractual documentation arising from regulatory change, structural reform, and initiatives to enhance client documentation. This includes but is not limited to product specific documentation, onboarding and standard form terms and conditions across all offerings supported by the Banking Legal team
• providing expert and timely legal advice in relation to legal and regulatory issues relating to banking, financial services including retail and consumer matters;
• providing legal support to assist with the implementation of regulations, and structural change;
• providing legal and regulatory advice on projects (including development of new products and services), including involvement in project meetings, providing analyses and risk reports, and drafting and approving documentation;
• assisting in the escalation of key risk issues to business owners and advising on relevant impacts to the business;
• management of cost and performance of external lawyers;
• actively liaising and collaborating across PB legal, Group Legal and other key stakeholders to ensure consistency of approach and a valued contribution is made to helping the Private Bank achieve its strategic objectives;
• driving performance and a client driven service in the resolution of legal and regulatory issues affecting matters and transactions in the Banking business.;
• use technical knowledge to create commercial advantages.