Negotiator/MRA – VP Level


Strategic Staffing Solutions

Negotiator/MRA – VP Level

Location: Dallas, TX

Setting: Onsite

Contract to hire: 12 months+ 
Pay rate:
Up to 52/hr


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Draft, review and negotiate the following documents: ISDA, CSA and Derivative Master Agreements and related ancillary documents;
  • Review legal opinions on netting and collateral enforceability including liaising with external counsel;
  • Work, both internally and with counterparts, to gather comments and information;
  • Organize execution of completed agreements and dispatch for counterparts’ signature;
  • Ensure return of signed documents and completion and closing of files.
  • Respond to queries on the master documentation from various departments, including the front office;
  • Leverage your experience to identify risks and improve the effectiveness of the team;
  • Develop and nurture relationships across the firm to build consensus and execute on initiatives; and
  • Provide innovative client solutions by thinking like an owner and taking an entrepreneurial and analytical approach.

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree equivalent with a minimum of two years of experience in an Operations or Legal/Trading Documentation role (including within a Credit, Risk or Treasury function) or attorney/paralegal experience within a law firm or JD.
  • Self-motivated, results-driven and proactive team player who takes ownership and accountability for their work, can both collaborate and provide directives when issues arise in the team and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, including the ability to interact with and influence business stakeholders and clients in order to negotiate, build consensus, control risks and improve operational efficiency.
  • Strong commercial acumen with a keen interest in derivative, repo, securities lending markets and products.
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills, especially under pressure.
  • Ability to negotiate and review detailed legal documents with an eye for detail and accuracy, particularly around documentation terms.
  • Ability to ensure consistency across documentation and know when to escalate issues.
  • Ability to learn and adapt to various technology platforms.
  • Enthusiasm and interest in development of documentation skills and using such skills for the completion of negotiation process.

Job ID: JOB-233421
Publish Date: 26 Feb 2024

Tagged as: Negotiator/MRA - VP Level