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Trading Legal Analyst
Capula is looking for a Trading Legal Analyst to join our team in
London. This is fantastic opportunity to work in a small team for a
leading hedge fund, which provides ample opportunity to learn about
trade contracts and agreements, and work with multiple departments.
Candidates must have experience in ISDA documentation.
The Role Capula Investment Management is a global hedge fund manager. The
Trading Legal team is part of the wider in-house legal function at
Capula Investment Management.
The role will be to assist the Trading Legal team in supporting
Capula trading functions, including assisting with new launches,
projects, regulatory compliance matters and process management.
The role will be to manage various internal processes including
confirmations and executions processes. The ideal candidate will have
prior experience of trading agreements, in particular the ISDA
framework, and will be proactive and diligent in performing all tasks
This is a rare opportunity for to join a top tier hedge fund in-house
legal team specialising in derivatives and trading legal matters, and
to acquire valuable experience of the industry whilst further
developing legal, commercial and communication skills.
Liaising with internal teams, including front-office, business
management, operations, compliance and middle-office on a variety of
Assisting with the review, drafting and negotiation of certain
trading agreements, including ISDA, Repo, Prime Brokerage and a
variety of other documentation.
Management and coordination of the trading agreement execution
process, including the role of primary liaison with the board of
directors and counterparties. Ownership of negotiation tracking and
book of work maintenance.
Maintenance of documentation databases and lists.
Manage the OTC confirmations process, including initial reviews
and negotiations. Effective collaboration with other teams is essential.
Assist with projects as required
Core skills required;
Articulate , with excellent communication and organisational skills.
Be able to work both independently and as part of the team.
Must be able to prioritise/drive for execution.
Ability to exercise judgment within defined parameters.
The ability to prioritise effectively and manage a generous workload
Attention to detail is essential
Education and experience
Strong academics degree educated
Legally trained or Some prior paralegal experience (ideally in a
bank or a derivatives or trading legal team) is preferred but not