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location iconLocations: Kraków
level iconLevel: specialist
time iconWorking hours: Full time
Banking lawyer with focus on custody & execution

Banking lawyer with focus on custody & execution



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Full Time

Your role

Are you well organized, with an eye for detail, while understanding the big picture at the same time? Do you know how to take care of business needs and provide high level legal advice? Do you have a strong ability to manage and coordinate multiple internal and external stakeholders?

We're looking for a Legal Specialist to:

- Actively support the current team in daily business as well as in projects,
- Develop expertise and act as subject matter expert in custody / securities- as well as in execution-related topics
- Be actively involved in projects intended to re-organize the bank’s backbone infrastructure
- engage and lead negotiations with custodians and correspondent banks.

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Your team

You will be joining the Custody and Execution Legal team in UBS Legal. The Custody and Execution Legal team provides services across divisions and legal entities of the UBS Group for questions of settlement, clearing and custody of securities, client-side execution, depositary function for Swiss investment funds. You will equally be involved in the analysis and implementation of custody as well as execution related regulation (such as e.g. CSDR).

Your expertise

- master degree in law and bar admission, if applicable
- several years of experience in an international environment such as law firm, in-house legal department, with focus on financial industry a/o banking topics
- Business fluent in German and English, additional languages welcome
- Enthusiasm to learn about different legal bases/systems (e.g. Swiss law)
– Interest in project work/management, able and willing to work proactively and independently to tight deadlines and to prioritize own workload
- strong analytical, negotiation and interpersonal skills
- Good problem-solving and analytical skills combined with a track record in providing confident, clear and concise advice in a timely manner.

About us

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Join us

We're a truly global, collaborative and friendly group of people. Having a diverse, inclusive and respectful workplace is important to us. And we support your career development, internal mobility and work-life balance. If this sounds interesting, apply now.

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UBS Recruiting Poland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Please submit your application in English

You are kindly requested to include the following clause in your application: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w ofercie pracy dla potrzeb procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 27.08.1997r. Dz. U. z 2002 r., Nr 101, poz. 923 ze zm."

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