Seeking qualified attorney in Deutsche Bank’s Legal Department in Jacksonville who will support the Bank’s Global Transaction Banking (GTB) business, which consists of Cash Management, Trade Finance, Trust & Agency Services and Security Services. The primary focus of the position will be on Trade Finance with an expectation to support other areas of GTB over time. You will have relevant legal experience, with substantial knowledge of trade financing, at a law firm and/or as in-house counsel at a financial institution. The Bank would also consider those who have legal experience in sophisticated financing arrangements with similar employers. The preference is for you to be licensed in New York but those licensed in other jurisdictions will be considered. Fluency in Spanish and/or Portuguese is a plus.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Negotiate and prepare final documentation for trade finance products, including documentation for confirmed payables service (for the purchase of accounts receivables), trade related loan agreements and other types of trade financing arrangements offered by Deutsche Bank’s Trade Finance division. Substantial work will be with clients from Latin America and Deutsche Bank’s international franchise
- Coordinate, review and assist in finalizing external counsel due diligence for cross-border confirmed payables arrangements and other accounts receivable purchase arrangements
- Work involves coordinating with sales, credit and implementation units in structuring transactions and communicating with clients; drafting and negotiating relevant documentation; identifying unusual legal, operational or credit risks and ensuring that such risks are appropriately addressed and /or escalated.
- You should welcome working as part of a highly collaborative and international team