Legal Counsel Derivatives

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The opportunity

ING’s Legal Financial Markets in Amsterdam is seeking an enthusiastic, ambitious, diligent and pragmatic lawyer to join its Legal Derivatives team. Based in the Amsterdam office and reporting to the Head of Legal Derivatives, you will support ING’s derivatives business globally.

The team and your role

You will become part of a highly skilled and supportive Legal Derivatives team of approximately 10 lawyers while enjoying a varied and extensive breadth of work. The team advises on, drafts and negotiates OTC derivatives documentation for vanilla and bespoke transactions (e.g. the ISDA Master Agreement and the related Credit Support Annex), provide legal support on financial markets’ products and services, and guides the derivatives business through regulatory changes, such as EMIR and BMR. You will work in close proximity with the business.

How to succeed

We hire smart people like you for your potential. Our biggest expectation is that you’ll stay curious. Keep learning. Take on responsibility. In return, we’ll back you to develop into an even more awesome version of yourself.

  • You have affinity with financial services and securities laws and preferably understanding of derivatives’ products and documentation;

  • At least 3 years working experience with a law firm, regulatory authority, financial institution or corporate;

  • Experience with negotiating OTC derivatives documentation is key and knowledge of LMA documentation would be an advantage;

  • You have the ability to interpret complex rules and regulations (e.g. EMIR and BMR) and to produce clear and practical guidance and advice;

  • You have solid interpersonal skills which enable you to work collaboratively with colleagues and be responsive and pro-active in working with the business;

  • Last but not least, you are an energetic team player with a positive and can do mentality who is not afraid to take responsibility; and

  • You have a Master’s degree in Law from a reputable university.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English. Other language skills would be a plus.

Furthermore, you adhere to the ING values and it is evident for you that your behavior is fully aligned with these values. You are also prepared to take the Banker's Oath.

What we offer

Rewards & benefits

We want to make sure that it’s possible for you to strike the right balance between your career and your private life.

The benefits of working with us at ING include:

  • A salary tailored to your qualities and experience

  • 24-27 vacation days depending on contract

  • Pension scheme

  • 13th month salary

  • Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary

  • 8% Holiday payment

  • Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities

  • An informalworking environment with innovative colleagues

  • Work Agile, so new ideas come to life faster

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About us

With 57,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to help people take a step ahead in life and in business. Do you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible and at the same time ensure you work with integrity and hold the customer’s interests at heart? Do you want to be surrounded by progressive, inspiring, diverse and supportive colleagues? Then there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING. Join us and apply today!

Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

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