Senior Associate, Financial Services Law - Sydney

EY Australia
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive salary
11 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
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Job role
  • Lawyers with PQE 4-8 years
  • Balance work and passions through our innovative flexible work options
  • Be part of a high-performing, supportive culture
  • Connect locally and globally from anywhere using our advanced technology solutions
About EY

The opportunity

We are looking for a Senior Associate Lawyer, with four to eight years of relevant experience, within the Financial Services Law team in our Sydney office. This role is offered on a flexible full time basis.

Your key responsibilities

  • Engaged in the development of new financial services businesses, new financial products and advise on the constantly changing regulatory issues affecting the sector
  • Provide financial services law and regulatory advice in multidisciplinary teams for domestic and foreign financial services providers
  • Structure new financial products and advise on regulatory and licensing compliance
  • Superannuation, licensing and managed interest schemes
  • Develop programs and policies for regulatory compliance
  • Draft complex fund and corporate documents
  • Build strong relationships with external clients and internal stakeholders across EY
  • Integrate and implement legal analysis and advice, within a multi-disciplinary focus
  • Apply commercial judgment
  • Mentor and manage junior staff

Skills and attributes for success

  • Four to eight years post qualification experience
  • Financial services and corporate law experience with a passion for the financial services sector
  • Excellent client facing skills and strong commercial acumen
  • Demonstrate strong technical and drafting skills
  • Experience in working as part of a team, with the ability to build effective internal and external relationships
  • Excellent communication skills and keen attention to detail

Ideally, you'll also have

  • Natural relationship building and inter-personal skills
  • A positive approach and a can-do attitude

Who are FSO?

EY are the only professional services organisation offering a separate team dedicated exclusively to the financial services market. Join the Financial Services Organisation (FSO) and you will work with multi-disciplinary teams from around the world to deliver a global perspective to a range of high profile companies. We provide a highly integrated team, combining the knowledge from across our service lines to provide advice and guidance to key industry groups including wealth and asset management, banking, capital markets and insurance.

Apply and see where a career with the FSO Law team can take you!

What working at EY offers

Our Total Rewards package includes:
  • formal or informal flexible working options e.g. remote working, flexible start and finish times -
  • career and learning development e.g. EY badges ( ), career mentoring
  • an extensive range of wellbeing and benefit offerings e.g. Salary packaging, parental leave and support, health checks

Who we are

EY is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer ( ) offering a vast range of internal networks including Ability EY, our disability network, Unity, our LGBTI network and our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander network enabling us all to embrace and value the diverse society we live within. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application via or +61 1800 017 666.

Build your legacy with us. Apply now!

The preferred applicant will be subject to employment screening by EY or by their external third party provider.

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