What’s the role?

We are seeking ISDA Negotiators, experienced with foundational knowledge of Initial Margin documentation including CSAs, CSDs and Account Control Agreements to work with a global professional service firm.

Your day-to-day activities will include

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a range of trading contracts such as ISDA Master Agreements
  • Work with client’s stakeholders to secure and document necessary approvals for the contracts
  • Reviewing contracts that require individual assessment to identify clauses that require amendment
  • Being decisive in knowing when to pull out contracts and where amendment might be difficult.
  • Determining a strategy for transition and negotiating/executing new agreements with clients
  • Ensuring the optimum reduction of risk in line with the credit and legal policies/standards
  • Liaising with businesses, credit officers, legal department, and external counsel.

What knowledge, skills & experience we need

  • ISDA negotiation experience essential
  • Bar Admission with good standing and at least one jurisdiction/JD’s can apply
  • Knowledge of Initial Margin documentation including CSAs, CSDs, Account Control Agreements Knowledge
  • Experience in Eligible Collateral Schedules preferred
  • Financial experience/legal background in finance required
  • Minimum of 3 years of contract review, negotiation, and contract management experience
  • 1+ years’ experience using Relativity
  • Excellent ability to work and coordinate tasks with multiple stakeholders such as Legal, Finance, Procurement, etc.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills at native English speaker level proficiency
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced environment
  • Advanced in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically MS Word and MS Excel

Next steps

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Tell me more

  • Location: Remote (option of hybrid office/WFH setup)
  • Rate: up to $50 per hour (DOE)
  • Work Pattern: Standard business hours
  • Start Dates: February 2022
  • Duration: 7 month initial contract