Lawyer - Business & Commercial Banking
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Company : Lloyds Banking Group


Job Location : Edinburgh, , UK


Posted on : 2022-09-17T07:27:02Z


Job Description :

End Date Thursday 29 September 2022

Salary Range £65,320 - £81,650

Agile Working Options Other Agile Working Arrangements / Open to Discussion

Job Description Summary We have an exciting opportunity for a lawyer to join the Debt Products Legal (DPL) team to support lending and overdraft products, as part of the newly formed Business and Commercial Banking (BCB) business unit.

DPL support secured and unsecured lending and play a critical role in supporting BCB’s lending and overdraft proposition of today. There will also be exciting opportunities to support growth, change and innovation across digital channels as BCB evolves.

We’re the largest digital bank in the UK, with over 16 million digitally active customers. But we need talented people like you if we’re to continue to innovate and adapt to the meet the ongoing digital needs of our customers. Join us and you can make a real difference.

This is a permanent position.

Job Description

At Lloyds Banking Group, we’re driven by a clear purpose - Helping Britain Prosper. Across the Group, our colleagues are focused on making a difference to customers, businesses, and communities.

Our brands, our services and our business span every aspect of banking and finance, including some of the biggest names on the UK's high streets. That gives us a big responsibility to support the UK economy, with a clear strategy to put customers first - and achieve our vision of becoming the best bank for customers.

The role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a lawyer to join the Debt Products Legal (DPL) team to support lending and overdraft products, as part of the newly formed Business and Commercial Banking (BCB) business unit.

DPL support secured and unsecured lending and play a critical role in supporting BCB’s lending and overdraft proposition of today. There will also be exciting opportunities to support growth, change and innovation across digital channels as BCB evolves.

The role will focus primarily on supporting the BCB business unit but some aspects of the role may relate to CIB (Corporate & Institutional Banking) as we operate as one agile team across all part of commercial banking.

We have helped support a simpler customer experience by developing market standard terms & templates with appropriate panel firms and offering solutions using digital platforms & tools. DPL serves as a centre of excellence and business partner, bringing a diverse mix of people, skills and expertise to the Group in managing the legal risks arising from our lending products, generating insight and value. We operate as an agile team and there will be opportunities to engage in and influence across the wider range of activities the team supports.

What we’re looking for:

You will:
  • Operate as a specialist legal adviser to BCB Stakeholders in respect of lending and security matters in both unregulated and regulated lending;
  • Act as a source of professional expertise for business partners and assist with the development of lending product journeys, policy and procedures;
  • Provide technical legal input to support delivery of transactions and projects in response to Legal and Regulatory change and continuous improvement, including the digital transformation of BB products and customer journeys;
  • Provide support to our business areas on Legal Risk Management using the relevant risk management policy framework;
  • Contribute to reporting of legal or governance issues within our area, inputting to recommended solutions as required;
  • Build trust and maintain internal network and relationships to provide appropriate professional advice to achieve the Group’s objectives.
  • Positively influence the appropriate use of Legal Panel arrangements, in particular the selection, instruction and supervision of panel law firms and managing exceptions;
  • Challenge and influence our partners, and deputise for senior colleagues where appropriate;
  • Deal in a consistent manner with sophisticated matters according to scale, scope and specialism;
  • Collaborate with the other key legal areas within Commercial Banking Legal, both to support our business and to positively influence our community as a great place to work;
  • Be agile and keen to upskill and willing to support legal, regulatory or other projects across CB Legal as well as wider CB Legal teams, products and businesses as appropriate. Essentials:
    • A qualified lawyer with a current practising certificate in a relevant jurisdiction;
    • Experience and a good appreciation of the legal and regulatory framework and market practices applying to commercial lending to Business Banking and SME customers and related security matters;
    • Post-qualifying legal experience in the above areas of expertise. Desirables:
      • A working knowledge or familiarity with the regulatory framework applying to commercial lending, i.e. CCA requirements, MCOB exemptions, the FCA's Consumer Credit sourcebook (CONC) and PRIN. You’d get a benefits package that includes:

        · A discretionary performance related bonus

        · Generous pension contribution

        · A flex benefits cash pot to adjust to suit lifestyle (4% on top of basic salary)

        · 30 Days leave plus bank holidays

        · Access to share schemes

        · Private health cover

        Salary range from £65320. - £91970.00

        We're dedicated to giving you opportunities and support to develop you both expertly and personally to optimise your potential.

        As a new colleague, you’ll join us on our journey to build a 21st century bank that reflects modern Britain, and craft an inclusive culture where all colleagues feel encouraged and valued.

        We're committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve, and to building an inclusive environment where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit. We support the principles of agile working and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We're an equal opportunity employer and deeply value diversity within our organisation.

        If this role sounds like it could be for you, click apply below.

        Together we make it possible.

        At Lloyds Banking Group, we're driven by a clear purpose; to help Britain recover. Across the Group, our colleagues are focused on making a difference to customers, businesses and communities. With us you'll have a key role to play in shaping the financial services of the future, whilst the scale and reach of our Group means you'll have many opportunities to learn, grow and develop.

        We're focused on creating a values-led culture and are committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve. Together we’re building a truly inclusive workplace where all of our colleagues have the opportunity to make a real difference.



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