Senior Lawyer

  • Company:
    ANZ New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
  • Bring your legal expertise to this career progressing opportunity
  • Provide legal advice and support to ANZ NZ’s Wealth & Private Bank business
  • About the role 

    As a Senior Counsel, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Work in the Wealth Legal Team, reporting to the Associate General Counsel for Wealth
  • Work with the NZ Wealth & Private Bank business unit to achieve its objectives by ensuring quality, timely, commercially relevant and cost effective legal services are provided, legal risks are mitigated and appropriate governance is followed
  • Anticipate the impacts on the Wealth & Private Bank business area of new laws and regulations, managing legal risk and educating the business of regulatory/legislative impacts
  • Be a trusted adviser for ANZ’s investment management team
  • Put ANZ’s customers/investors at the centre of what we do, reinforcing ANZ’s values and purpose with a focus on ensuring we treat our customers fairly
  • Demonstrate ANZ’s values and contribute to a customer-centric culture, fostering collaboration across teams and business units
  • Work for an award winning and highly regarded legal team
  • Role Location:  Auckland

    Role Type:  Permanent

    About you

    To grow and be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following:

  • Strong experience with investment products and funds management including the Financial Markets Conduct Act and regulations
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven problem-solving ability and experience providing commercial solutions-based legal services, while maintaining independence of legal advice
  • Demonstrated ability to manage relationships and influence at all levels across an organisation
  • Successful track record of collaboration
  • LLB & current NZ practising certificate
  • About ANZ

    Our purpose is to shape a world where people and communities thrive. That’s why we strive to create a balanced, sustainable economy in which everyone can take part and build a better life. By helping people make the most of what they have, we transform ideas, hard work and ambition into reality.

    ANZ recognises the value of an inclusive and diverse work environment. We take pride in the diversity of our people and encourage applications from diverse candidates. Our recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics.

    The ANZ values are the foundation of how we work and support our customers.

    Integrity – We are honest and fair

    Collaboration – We work together for the customer

    Accountability – We take ownership and get things done

    Respect – We care for all those we serve

    Excellence – We challenge ourselves to be better

    We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us about how this role could be flexible for you.

    ANZ recognises the importance of flexible working, watch our Global Stories to see how ANZ aims to meet the needs of our customers and to attract and retain the best people in a changing world.