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24/03 Paushali
Talent Scout at Winfort

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Assistant Vice President - Legal Operations - Financial Services (9-14 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 906771

We have an urgent job opportunity with one of the world's largest banking and financial services organizations based out of Bangalore.

Roles and Responsibilities:

- Manage day to day operations and delivery of India based legal operations team

- Engage with senior stakeholders such as General Counsels & Co-General Counsels from various businesses and functions to ensure positive stakeholder experience

- Oversee centralisation activity for the Legal Operations team, including current state assessment, activity migration, remediation, and technology enablers

- Produce accurate and timely management information including regular and on demand key performance indicators /management information reporting

- Identify opportunities for continuous improvements, implement and manage subsequent projects related to technology and process transformation within the function

- Bring in process standardization, improve process efficiency, manage costs & avoid operational losses in the department

- Responsible for teams work load, allocation of tasks, management and delivery of volumes, with a strong focus on quality

- As a people manager coach & counsel the team, identify appropriate training / development needs and encourage creativity

- Ensure day to day team activities are carried out in accordance with the prescribed risk & compliance guidelines

Desired Candidate Profile:

- Academics: Graduate or Post Graduate in Law from a reputed institution

- 9+ years of relevant work experience post qualification

- Prior experience in Legal Operations in the banking / financial services industry is mandatory

- Should have worked on treasury documentation, regulatory & compliance matters

- Knowledge of ISDA, Global Master Repurchase Agreement or Master Repurchase Agreement, Global Master Securities Lending Agreement

- Understanding of drafting/vetting agreements/contracts is essential

- Team management experience is essential

- Prior experience on working with & managing stakeholders across regions is desirable

- Should have worked on Lean or continuous improvement projects in their role

- Strong communication & interpersonal skills

- Awareness of the Operational Risk scenarios associated with the Legal role

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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