Paralegal, Structured Products

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: HQ00016560_1532676323
Sector: Legal Private Practice

Entry-level Paralegal needed for the Structured Products Group of a top-tier UK law firm. The team acts for multinational financial institutions on the full spectrum of transactional, advisory and project-based matters. This is a unique opportunity to be exposed to a range of cross-border transactional matters ranging from OTCs, bilateral derivative transactions, securities issuances, or a combination of both and advising on issues of security, insolvency, regulation and capital requirements.


Requirements:

  • At least a second class (lower) bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in any discipline from a Singapore university or reputable overseas university - a law degree/previous legal work experience is not required
  • Must be good with numbers, organised and possess a high attention to detail
  • Strong command of the English language and good interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to adapt to a high-pressure environment over long periods of time
  • The ideal candidate will be the one who is looking for a long term career as a paralegal

Responsibilities:

  • To assist lawyers in documenting and closing out structured securities issuances
  • Maintain an index of opened matters and keeping track of their status
  • Coordinate billing, organise standard forms and assist in preparation of template document
  • Liaise with clients on billing/administrative enquiries