Legal Counsel

Last updated 11 days ago
Job Type:Full Time

Private Banking and JBWere Legal provides end-to-end legal support to Private Banking and JBWere – including financial services law advice, product development, transaction support, regulatory change, development of policy and procedure and event management.

As part of the Private Banking and JBWere legal team (reporting to the Head of Legal, Private Banking and JBWere), you will form part of a specialised team of 6 lawyers providing quality legal expertise and advice with a client focus in the wealth management industry.

About You

You are a qualified lawyer with a current practising certificate and a minimum of 5 years PQE experience providing financial services and regulatory advice in Australia.

You are a collaborative team player who has experience in providing manageable solutions and take pride in your work, is organised and can keep to deadlines.

Your Skills and Experience

  • Providing accurate and clear legal opinions, advice and explanations on financial services laws, banking products and transactions and the Australian regulatory environment.
  • Client focus and the ability to identify the commercial and legal implications of decisions, assist in transforming legal issues or potential legal matters into manageable commercial outcomes.
  • Commitment to streamlining processes and procedures and assisting with the proactive management of day-to-day queries.
  • Proactively manage legal, regulatory and reputational risk and have a good understanding of the importance of meeting all policy and compliance requirements and escalating events or issues as they are identified.

As part of the broader Business and Private Banking Legal Team, you will be part of the Private Banking and JBWere Legal Team and actively contribute to the dedicated yet flexible culture of this high paced and busy legal team that services the Private Banking and JBWere businesses.

NAB, invested in you

At NAB, we believe success comes from our people. We're committed to supporting your talent and skills through your career, as you help us build a culture that affects change for our customers - and for the community too.

If you think this role is the right fit for you, we encourage you to apply. To view full details, please refer to the Role Purpose Statement available.