• Legal, Global Bank Regulatory Attorney, Vice President

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-56484
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Legal
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Legal
    Business Unit
    GS Bank/CCBD Legal
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    LEGAL

    We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you’re an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.

     

    We work are looking for an experienced attorney to join the firm’s Global Bank Regulatory Legal team, which covers the firm on all U.S. banking laws, as well advises on the overall firm entity strategy.  As a financial institution that continues to evolve and grow, businesses that are always focusing on the next opportunity and new technology, which introduce novel and challenging issues and projects.

     

    This attorney will be involved in advising on all aspects of legal, regulatory and compliance matters related to U. S. bank regulatory matters, including Regulation W, Regulation K and Regulation Y.  The work includes serving as the primary Legal stakeholder on large working groups, managing projects, advising on new regulations and engaging with the firm’s advocacy efforts.  

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Essential Responsibilities:

    • Draft and review regulatory communications and applications
    • Advise Goldman Sachs Bank on day-to-day bank regulatory issues and broader entity strategy
    • Liaise with attorneys across the Legal Department on bank regulatory issues
    • Assist in drafting of policies and procedures, as well as trainings
    • Engaging assistance from and working with external counsel, as needed
    • Attend various business risk and control meetings as a key stakeholder

     

    Experience and Educations:

    • Juris Doctor degree from a top law school
    • 7+ years of experience at a large law firm and/or in-house at a financial institution
    • General knowledge of US bank regulations required
    • Experience in capital markets or M&A matters a plus
    • Background or demonstrated interest in technology a plus
    • Excellent speaking and presentation skills
    • Highly responsive, with as strong sense of urgency, and multi-tasking skills
    • Excellent time management skills, ability to handle multiple internal clients and projects

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    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.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2019. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.