Legal, ISDA Negotiator, Associate/VP


We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you're an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.


Job Summary & Responsibilities

The Legal Department plays an essential role in the formulation and implementation of the strategy of Goldman Sachs. The advice and counsel we provide to all areas of the firm is critical to maintaining our commitments to our clients, regulators, and shareholders and to promoting our culture of excellence and integrity.

We are currently looking for individuals with three to five years of experience in a Legal, Compliance or Operations capacity.

The documentation unit supports Fixed Income, Currency and Commodity and Equity trading desks. The documentation unit is part of a larger derivative group located in Legal Department. Person will report to Co-managers of documentation group and be responsible for negotiating ISDA schedules, credit support annexes, contracts for differences annexes, guaranties and ancillary documents.

Preferred Qualifications

  • ISDA and documentation experience plus
  • Must have excellent verbal and written skills
  • Must be able to liaise and coordinate within several areas of the firm
  • Must be mature and professional
  • Must be proactive and have the ability to work independently and to perform consistently in a high volume faced paced environment.


The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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