CLIH784: Head of Legal – Bank, 10+PQE

Job Information

Our client is a globally recognized financial institution which is now looking to hire a Head of Legal. With complete oversight of the legal department in Singapore, you will lead a small team in providing legal and regulatory advice on daily business matters, new products and business initiatives; whilst working closely with other departments in mitigating legal risks. Prior experience in advising on private banking or investment banking products is essential and knowledge of financial services frameworks in key regional jurisdictions is essential.

Job Requirements

Successful candidates will possess:

• A recognized Law degree and be called to the Singapore Bar.
• A minimum of 10PQE with strong banking experience, gained in practice and in-house.
• Proven working knowledge of private banking and investment banking products & services.
• Excellent management and leadership skills to work in tandem with internal and external stakeholders and regulators.
• Experience in advising on the financial services regulatory framework in Singapore and other foreign jurisdictions like Australia.
• Solid communication and interpersonal skills.
• Strong ability to work autonomously and within multi-functional teams.
• The ability to work effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

How to apply for this job

To be considered for this role, please attach a copy of your CV and send your application to our Legal Recruitment Consultant, Lyn at or call +65 6808 5665.

Job Number: CLIH784
EA Registration No: R1114259

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