Banking & Finance (Regulatory) Lawyer

Peppercorn Recruitment

National regulatory banking role | Mix of financial services regulatory advice, e-payment, consumer credit, privacy, AML/CTF work

  • Excellent salary and benefits on offer
  • Work closely with the Partner in this national law firm's leading banking team
  • Heavy advisory focus on financial services regulatory compliance
The opportunity:
Career defining opportunity with one of the best teams in Australia in regulatory banking space. This large, national law firm has one of the most well regarded banking practices in Australia working across a mix of major bank, e-commerce and financial services providers providing you with a varied and interesting mix of regulatory banking work. 

About the role:
The Brisbane team of this law firm's national banking practice is now seeking an experienced banking (regulatory) lawyer to join the firm's financial services group to focus on a mix of financial services advisory work including:
  • development of new products (including payment facilities and prepaid cards),
  • advice on the consumer credit regime,
  • privacy,
  • AML/CTF,
  • personal property security, and
  • regulator negotiation and compliance. 
The firm offers excellent workflow with sophisticated clients, and a success-driven culture. Top-end employee rewards including a highly competitive salary and other benefits are available, commensurate with skills and experience.

About you:
To be considered, you will have:
  • ideally 3-10 years' post admission experience within a law firm or in-house legal function working on regulatory banking work;
  • candidates with transferable skills ideally in corporate or banking regulatory work will be considered;
  • excellent drafting skills and a high attention to detail; 
  • the confidence in working relatively autonomously and in delegating to juniors in the team,
  • exceptional communication skills and have the ability to foster strong client relationships. 
Apply now:
For more information about this role please call Peter Liaw at Peppercorn Recruitment on 0422 805 803, quoting reference number 3183980.
 
To submit an application, please click below. Please submit your resume in Word format only.
 
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