VIE Lawyer, CIB – Hong Kong, M/F

Your daily routine ?

You provide advisory and transaction execution support to Global Markets and ALM Treasury in relation to the use of BNP Paribas securities issuance programmes and third party programmes in order to help them achieve their business objectives whilst minimizing legal and documentation risk.

In this frame, you manage legal risk in accordance with prevailing CIB Legal standards. Where necessary you instruct and interact with outside counsel in relation to external legal services. You also prepare securities issuance documentation to a high standard (both for BNP Paribas and third-parties).

Moreover, you also take an active role in projects to streamline existing workflows, including automation of legal documentation and creation of macros for MS Office applications to automate repetitive word- and data-processing functions. You work with front office and IT to design automation templates for legal documentation.

Finally, you devise and maintain spreadsheets and dashboards to capture data pertaining to transactions, documents, relationships or any work process undertaken by the team. You assist in analyzing and mining data and compiling reports.

The working environment is important !

In Asia Pacific, the BNP Paribas Group is a leading employer with more than 10,000 employees and a presence in 14 markets. Being one of the largest international banking networks, we strive to employ talented and innovative people who are aligned to our vision and culture.

In APAC Legal, we are more than 130 lawyers dedicated to CIB, BP2S, WM, Cardif, Asset Management, provide legal support to business lines and functions across the region in 12 countries.

The present offer is for the Structured Securities New Issuances team, located in Hong Kong, comprised of three documentation managers and the manager.

The next steps ? 

You will gain a good knowledge of the banking area as you will be part of a cross-disciplinary team working closely with the Business. You will also be able to develop project management skills taking an active role in projects.
Why join BNP Paribas ?

Our world is changing! Today, what counts in a job is to live real experiences, to learn, to share objectives and results with colleagues. In short, to chart your own path, different, responsible and sustainable. At BNP Paribas, we recruit our employees with the idea that they are looking for the world and the bank of tomorrow.

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What about remuneration ?

It is set by Business France and can be viewed directly on their site.

Are you our next VIE ?

You have a Master degree from a University or a Business School, majoring in Law. You have a knowledge of financial markets and products law as well as digital and IT knowledge. You have gained first experience (internships and work-study program included) of at least 2 years.  

You speak English and you have a very good command of MS Office (Excel, Word, VBA) and Python.

You demonstrate adaptability and team spirit. Your rigor, your analytical skills and your results orientation will be assets to progress on this mission.  

In a changing world, diversity, equity and inclusion are core values necessary for well-being and and team performance. At BNP Paribas, we intend in welcoming and retaining all talents without distinction : this is how we shall all be building the finance of tomorrow, innovative, responsible and sustainable.

Finally, we attach particular importance to ensuring that our future employees act on a daily basis with ethical and professional responsibility. 

During the recruitment process, information contained in your CV, your personal identifying information and background can be checked at all times.

VIE availability

As soon as possible, depending on the evolution of the health situation, for a period of 12 months.

Please, only send your resume and cover letter in English, and check that you fulfil the conditions for undertaking a V.I.E. How to get a job abroad in Hong Kong on the Business France VIE?

Primary Location
HK-Hong Kong (HK)-Hong Kong
Job Type
Education Level
Master ou équivalent (> 4 ans)
Experience Level
Au moins 2 ans
Temps plein

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Pourquoi je candidaterais ?

Pour quelles raisons je rejoindrais BNP Paribas et pas une autre entreprise ?

Parce que je souhaite...

  • Et si on vous disait que travailler dans notre Groupe, ce n’est pas ce que vous croyez ? Chez BNP Paribas, on exerce une multitude de métiers qui évoluent en permanence pour être en phase avec les attentes des clientes et clients comme de la société.

  • Se sentir bien dans son job, c’est avant tout venir travailler comme on est.  C’est aussi avoir les moyens d’un bon équilibre entre sa vie professionnelle et sa vie personnelle. Deux engagements majeurs pour BNP Paribas.

  • Chez BNP Paribas, le développement de vos compétences est essentiel, pour vous comme pour nous. Et cela vous servira pour toute votre vie professionnelle.

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