Working closely with the legal team, the ISDA negotiator will be supporting the business around trading documentation queries and are responsible for negotiating ISDA Master Agreement documentation, derivatives, futures and prime brokerage agreements together with CSA and other ancillary documentation for a range of high-profile clients across multiple products.
Knowledge and awareness of relevant regulatory environment and the impact on ISDA CSA is a must.
You must have the ability to work under time sensitive projects being able review and analysis counterparty constitutional material (funds, companies, sovereigns).
The successful ISDA negotiator will have the following and be responsible for:
- Documentation with a broad knowledge of ISDA and CSA documentation, derivatives, related issues.
- Participation and development of key procedures surrounding documentation.
- Drafting and negotiating of ISDA/CSA with a variety of counterparties;
- Files/Record. Keeping client and other files, negotiation notes and other materials organised.
- Answering day to day team queries, ensuring all matters are responded to in a timely fashion and escalating where necessary for resolution.
- Ad hoc documentation projects.
- Liaise with clients, senior management, client services representatives, Credit, Legal and Risk departments, equity traders and other internal partners, co-ordinate with documentation negotiators in other business units.
- Assist support departments with day to day queries.
- Creation and maintenance of client files and other materials.
- Flexibility and willingness to learn new skills and develop full job ownership.
This is an opportunity to work for a true market-leader in the derivatives space and join a technically adept and experienced team with an excellent reputation. First Derivatives are committed to training and developing its negotiators and this opportunity represents a chance to take your career to the next level, learn some new skills and challenge yourself among the elite in a highly competitive industry..