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Legal Counsel - Corporate Loans, Treasury & Trade

Citigroup
Dover, FL 33527
The SVP level Legal Counsel position is a member of the Citi Legal, Australia & NZ team, located in Sydney, primarily supporting the Corporate Bank, Commercial Bank, and Treasury & Trade Solutions businesses of Citis Institutional Clients Group. These businesses cover a broad range of corporate finance transactions and products, including structured finance, business banking for mid-large cap corporates, commercial real estate financing, payments platforms, commercial corporate cards and securitisation. In conjunction with the other BCMA Legal team members and the APAC regional Citi Legal BCMA team, the position supports the breadth of these business areas, along with the other functional teams that also support those businesses and the Citi Australia & NZ businesses.


In addition, owing to the small size of the Citi Australia & NZ Legal team, all members of the Citi Legal team work to support each other as necessary, and are exposed to different areas of work beyond their role. These areas include legal projects involving such things as legislative and regulatory change affecting the broader business, including foreign legislative change affecting the local business and local legislative change affecting Citi businesses outside of Australia.


**Essential**


+ At least 10 years post-qualification legal experience, either in-house or private practice in a common law jurisdiction

+ Extensive experience in dealing with legal issues and transactions in corporate finance, including acquisition finance, syndicated lending, bilateral secured and unsecured lending, commercial real estate financing, receivables financing and securitisation.

+ Comprehensive knowledge of Australian state and federal applicable laws and practices.

+ Proven analytical and organisational skills

+ A demonstrated ability to provide clear and concise written and verbal communication to varied audiences

+ Some broader commercial law experience

+ Flexibility and willingness to apply their skills to products, issues and legislation, in which they may not have had previous experience.

+ Strong time management skills, practical solutions focused and a history of providing excellent client service.

+ Strong team spirit and enthusiasm; willing to contribute to broader legal team and business initiatives, and to support more junior lawyers in the team.

+ Ability to create and build effective working relationships with colleagues, business and functional teams.

+ A current Australian practising certificate or an ability to obtain one by the date of commencement.


**Desirable**


+ Experience in dealing with legal issues in payments platforms and commercial corporate cards

+ Experience working across borders in a multi-national environment.

+ NZ legal experience


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**Job Family Group:**


Legal

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**Job Family:**


General Legal

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**Time Type:**


Full time

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Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


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Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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