Citigroup Inc. Tampa , FL 33602
Primary Location: United States,Florida,Tampa
Education: Doctorate Degree
Job Function: Legal
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: No
Job ID: 18068771
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.
Citi's Mission and Value Proposition explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.
Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.
The objective of the position is to provide support of the firm's global derivatives business by providing essential legal documentation assistance for the firm's derivatives and clearing business and assist in providing technical assistance and guidance to business and functional support groups.
The primary focus of the role includes template management, drafting, reporting, and legal project management support with respect to an array of special projects and business initiatives. Other responsibilities include researching, testing, reviewing and interpreting legal documents for validity, content, accuracy, and compliance with procedures and other administrative procedures. The position will require gaining a detailed familiarity with the CMDU's standard forms of documentation, technology and internal procedures.
Key responsibilities of this position require significant independent and collaborative project work and reporting involving legal drafting, document templates, legal workflow and processing, and analysis of complex legal documents for senior legal, credit and business management as well of managerial responsibility of others supporting this work. The position will also require assistance in providing technical assistance and providing guidance with respect to master agreement database content, policies, and procedures.
This position provides continuous development of documentation knowledge and regulatory requirements.
JD is required.
A license to practice law in at least one state is required.
At least 1 year experience working in a legal department or financial services of a large corporate institution; with the ability to interpret legal documents and contracts.
Strong working knowledge and understanding of derivative trading business, counterparty trading vehicles, OTC and cleared legal documentation, and credit concepts is required; including but not limited to legal entity types, collateral types, currencies, and other material trading terms.
Experience and familiarity with the ISDA or other OTC documentation preferred. Detail oriented with excellent interpersonal, written, oral communication skills along with strong written, verbal and analytical skills.
The candidate must also possess supervisory and basic management skills, experience with conflict resolution and problem solving skills.
The ability to exercise mature judgment and adhere to policy guidelines is necessary as well as a self-motivated character that is capable of working autonomously.
Intermediate proficiency in Master Agreement Central, Citi Risk, Account Master Central, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint is also required.