Attorney (Commodity), Connecticut

Recruiter
Redstone Commodity Search
Location
Greenwich
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 18, 2017
Industry
Agriculture
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360?? search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today's volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global commodities trading company seeking an attorney for their US offices in Connecticut.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Join the corporate in-house legal department and manage commercial contracts as well as general corporate transactions
  • In charge of reviewing, negotiating, preparing as well as revising commercial transaction contracts for the trading department (physical and derivatives)
  • Work on tri-party account control agreements, non-disclosure agreements, International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) Master Agreements, CSA (Credit Support Annexes), guarantees as well as other contracts related to commodity trade finance
  • Assist with general corporate transactions including M&A and JV agreements and collaborate with the other legal departments internationally in Asia (China), Latin America and Europe
  • Handle regulatory and compliance issues when required
  • Reports into the General Counsel

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Around 5 years of work experience as an attorney with in-house experience at a commodities corporate (energy, metals, mining, agriculture, chemicals or raw materials etc.)
  • Understanding of trade finance/commodity trade finance, commercial contracts as well as general corporate transactions
  • Licence to work in Connecticut is a must
  • Ability to work independently with strong organizational, drafting and negotiation skills
  • Located in Connecticut in/near Greenwich, Stamford, Norwalk, or Bridgeport (USA)

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with a global commodities trading company seeking an attorney for their US offices in Connecticut.