• Securities, Derivative Documentation Group, Negotiator, Associate/Vice President, Dallas

    Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Associate, Vice President/Executive Director
    Finance, Legal
    Business Unit
    Securities Legal
    Employment Type

    Job Summary & Responsibilities

    The Legal Department plays an essential role in the formulation and implementation of the strategy of Goldman Sachs. The advice and counsel we provide to all areas of the firm is critical to maintaining our commitments to our clients, regulators, and shareholders and to promoting our culture of excellence and integrity.


    We are currently looking for individuals for the Dallas, Texas office with three to five years of experience in a Legal, Compliance or Operations capacity.


    The documentation unit supports Fixed Income, Currency and Commodity and Equity trading desks. The documentation unit is part of a larger derivative group located in Legal Department. Person will be responsible for negotiating ISDA schedules, credit support annexes, contracts for differences annexes, guaranties and ancillary documents. As a member of the documentation unit, person will work closely with business professionals across the firm, as well as with outside counsel and external clients.


    Preferred Qualifications

    • ISDA and documentation experience plus
    • Must have excellent verbal and written skills
    • Strong analytical and organizational skills
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; the ability to clearly articulate ideas and forge strong relationships with internal and external clients
    • Highly motivated and adaptable; the ability to work on a team of diverse individuals
    • Must be mature and professional
    • Must be proactive and have the ability to work independently and to perform consistently and respond creatively in a high volume fast paced and changing environment
    • Accurate and detail-oriented with sound judgment and integrity
    • Keen interest in legal framework and financial markets


    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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