Legal Counsel (TeamLeader)

  • Our common Purpose is ‘Creating opportunities to rise’. We are a company of opportunity makers working together to help people rise – customers, clients, colleagues and society.
  • In this in-house role you will support the Barclays Group General Counsel in identifying and managing legal and regulatory risk across the Barclays businesses.
  • Your responsibilities include but will not be limited to, acting as an escalation point on a wide range of legal queries and complaints. Additionally, you will be drafting, reviewing and negotiating relatively complex legal documentation and standard forms.
  • You will be capable of adding value in commercial as well as legal interactions. Is business and risk aware. Knows limits and when (and how) to ask for help or escalate. Understands internal and external business context. Identifies opportunities and risks for the Central Legal Team, both short and long term.
  • You will be capable of managing competing priorities for self and others in the CLT. Ability to work effectively within time, resource and budget constraints and has good cost-control behaviour.

Barclays Bank plc