QNB1307 - Senior Legal Advisor

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Country: Qatar
Closing Date: 31-Dec-2015
About QNB

Established in 1964 as the country’s first Qatari-owned commercial bank, QNB Group has steadily grown to become the largest bank in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.

QNB Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies extends to more than 31 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees is more than 28,000 serving up to 20 million customers operating through 1,000 locations, with an ATM network of 4,300 machines.

QNB has maintained its position as one of the highest rated regional banks from leading credit rating agencies including Standard & Poor’s (A), Moody’s (Aa3) and Fitch (A+). The Bank has also been the recipient of many awards from leading international specialised financial publications.

Based on the Group’s consistent strong financial performance and its expanding international presence, QNB currently ranks as the most valuable bank brand in the Middle East and Africa, according to Brand Finance Magazine.

QNB Group has an active community support program and sponsors various social, educational and sporting events.

Role Summary:

The role involves principally providing transactional legal advice across the Group network from London to Shanghai.

Role Description:

Transactions will include syndicated/bilateral loans covering a broad range of product areas (including asset, acquisition, project, commodity and trade finance),  loan trading and  treasury /derivative products. There is also an opportunity to work on corporate/investment transactions, fund management documentation and on regulatory matters. 

Qualifications:

The successful candidate will be at least 3 years PQE (or equivalent), with significant experience in a senior role in the legal advisory section of a major bank / FSI or as a practicing lawyer in the banking practice of a recognized international law firm.

Please consider that QNB will only accept direct applications - No applications from recruitment agencies will be considered.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV