What’s the role?

Our client, one of the “Big Four” Professional Services firm, are looking for a Senior Negotiator to join them on an exciting new project.

The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of relevant Master Agreements, joining the Documentation Middle Office team as a senior REPO negotiator.

Your day-to-day activities will include

  • Taking responsibility for drafting, reviewing, and negotiating the GMRA, GMSLA and associated documentation
  • Completing reviews to check netting and collateral enforceability, including liaising with the Legal team
  • Coordinating both internally and externally with clients to gather comments, information, and reviews
  • Completing agreements and preparing them for execution
  • Responding to queries on the documentation from various departments including the front office
  • Contributing to the supervision and oversight of junior negotiators
  • Providing client solutions with an analytical approach

What knowledge, skills & experience we need

 

  • 3+ years of experience in legal/trading documentation roles or experience within a law firm
  • Demonstratable experience with GMRA and GMSLA Master Agreements is essential
  • Experience negotiating repo or securities lending documentation is essential
  • Good understanding of contract law and solid drafting skills
  • ISDA experience desirable
  • Exceptional interpersonal and organisational skills, both verbally and written

Next steps

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Tell me more

  • Location: Grand Central, New York (Remote 2/3 days per week)
  • Rate: DOE
  • Work Pattern: Standard business hours
  • Start Dates: ASAP
  • Duration: 6 months with the chance of extension