In-House Corporate Lawyer - OSTTRA

Posted 8 May by eFinancialCareers

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About the Role:

Grade Level (for internal use):
12
About theRole: In-House Corporate Lawyer - OSTTRA

The Team:

This position is with the Corporate Legal Department based in London, consisting of 3 lawyers, 1 paralegal and 1 legal administrative assistant, and reports directly to the Associate General Counsel, International Corporate. The team covers our legal entities across EMEA and APAC from a subsidiary governance and corporate legal perspective.

The Impact:

This position provides corporate secretarial and governance support to the joint venture OSTTRA Group Limited - group of companies, comprising 26 legal entities globally, which is jointly owned by CME Group and S&P Global. Included in the group is TriOptima AB, which is regulated by the Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority.

Responsibilities:
  • Preparing for and running quarterly board and committee meetings for the regulated entity, including preparation of agenda and board materials and packs, taking minutes.
  • Updating and maintaining statutory books and compliance for OSTTRA's UK subsidiaries, including overseeing Companies House filings and record keeping.
  • Preparing and arranging execution of board and shareholder resolutions for OSTTRA subsidiaries, including to change officers, declare dividends, approve annual accounts, alter share capital, allot shares and amend articles. Running relevant board meetings.
  • Assisting with management of local counsel and corporate service providers overseas to ensure appropriate subsidiary management, corporate and audit compliance and governance of OSTTRA's subsidiaries across EMEA and APAC.
  • Assistance with completion of regulatory filings, arranging execution of documents
  • Liaising with notaries, local counsel and corporate service providers overseas to assist with corporate subsidiary management, including preparing certificates and arranging for documents to be notarized and apostilled, legalized or consularised.
  • Assisting with maintaining internal record-keeping systems.
What We're Looking For:
  • At least 5years of experience as in-house corporate Lawyer
  • England & Wales Qualified Lawyer - must
  • Excellent company law and company secretarial knowledge, in particular in the areas of running boards and corporate governance and compliance - must.
  • Professionalism and responsiveness required and ability to effectively communicate with people at all organisational levels of the company.
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills needed to manage time well, prioritise effectively and handle multiple deadlines. Ability to react quickly and adjust priorities on short notice.
  • Ability to operate autonomously while being a team player who brings a positive, enthusiastic attitude to the workplace and works collaboratively with other members of the team and with other colleagues.
  • Computer Skills are preferred - Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Outlook, Diligent.
  • Fluent English
  • Readiness to work one day per week from London office
What's In It For You?

Our Purpose:

Progress is not a self-starter. It requires a catalyst to be set in motion. Information, imagination, people, technology-the right combination can unlock possibility and change the world.

Our world is in transition and getting more complex by the day. We push past expected observations and seek out new levels of understanding so that we can help companies, governments and individuals make an impact on tomorrow. At S&P Global we transform data into Essential Intelligence®, pinpointing risks and opening possibilities. We Accelerate Progress.

Our People:

We're more than 35,000 strong worldwide-so we're able to understand nuances while having a broad perspective. Our team is driven by curiosity and a shared belief that Essential Intelligence can help build a more prosperous future for us all.

From finding new ways to measure sustainability to analyzing energy transition across the supply chain to building workflow solutions that make it easy to tap into insight and apply it. We are changing the way people see things and empowering them to make an impact on the world we live in. We're committed to a more equitable future and to helping our customers find new, sustainable ways of doing business. We're constantly seeking new solutions that have progress in mind. Join us and help create the critical insights that truly make a difference.

Our Values:

Integrity, Discovery, Partnership

At S&P Global, we focus on Powering Global Markets. Throughout our history, the world's leading organizations have relied on us for the Essential Intelligence they need to make confident decisions about the road ahead. We start with a foundation of integrity in all we do, bring a spirit of discovery to our work, and collaborate in close partnership with each other and our customers to achieve shared goals.

Benefits:

We take care of you, so you can take care of business. We care about our people. That's why we provide everything you-and your career-need to thrive at S&P Global.

Our benefits include:
  • Health & Wellness: Health care coverage designed for the mind and body.
  • Flexible Downtime: Generous time off helps keep you energized for your time on.
  • Continuous Learning: Access a wealth of resources to grow your career and learn valuable new skills.
  • Invest in Your Future: Secure your financial future through competitive pay, retirement planning, a continuing education program with a company-matched student loan contribution, and financial wellness programs.
  • Family Friendly Perks: It's not just about you. S&P Global has perks for your partners and little ones, too, with some best-in class benefits for families.
  • Beyond the Basics: From retail discounts to referral incentive awards-small perks can make a big difference.
For more information on benefits by country visit: https://benefit-summaries

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at S&P Global:
At S&P Global, we believe diversity fuels creative insights, equity unlocks opportunity, and inclusion drives growth and innovation - Powering Global Markets. Our commitment centers on our global workforce, ensuring that our people are empowered to bring their whole selves to work. It doesn't stop there, we strive to better reflect and serve the communities in which we live and work, and advocate for greater opportunity for all.
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