Legal Documentation Negotiator, Derivatives - Hays - Hong Kong

Job Highlights
Leading Investment Group
Negotiation of ISDA, GMRA, GMSLA Agreements
Competitive Remunerations; Well Structured Team
Job Description

Superb FI opportunity for legal professionals with strong master agreements negotiation experience; up to 60K

Your new company
A reputable investment firm, which provides a full suite of financial services across the world in areas of wealth & asset management, derivatives and capital markets etc., is seeking a high calibre legal professional to join their dynamic and well established team based in Hong Kong office.

Your new role

Support the Derivatives team in preparation and negotiation of ISDA Master Agreements (including CSAs and ancillary documentations), GMRA and GMSLA with counterparties
Liaise with business units, operations team and other relevant stakeholders throughout the negotiation process
Assist in development of legal and commercial templates, internal policies and procedures
Draft and review other commercial contracts and agreements, such as non-disclosure agreements, brokerage agreements, account opening documents etc.
Assist in ad hoc projects assigned by Head of Legal

What you’ll need to succeed

Holder of Law degree or equivalent legal qualifications
Solid experience with negotiation of derivatives master agreements is highly preferred
Excellent drafting and negotiation skills
Detail-oriented and with strong business acumen
Fluent spoken and written English and Chinese

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ or for further information and a confidential discussion on this role or to find out about more opportunities in the in-house legal space, please contact Ruth Ma at Hays at +852 2230 7967 or email

Additional Information
Career Level
Years of Experience
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company Website

Job Functions
Banking / Finance, Financial Services, Professional Services, Legal & Compliance
Company Overview
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