Junior Lawyer

    • São Paulo, Brazil

We're looking for a new Junior Lawyer to join our Sao Paulo office to focus on supporting our revenue generating trading desks.

We're looking for a new Junior Lawyer to join our Sao Paulo office to focus on supporting our revenue generating trading desks.

In this role, you'll concentrate on drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements, including, without limitation, agreements supporting Macquarie's power, gas, petroleum and financial commodities businesses. You'll draft, review and negotiate confidentiality and purchase and sale agreements. With your strong attention to detail, you'll ensure that transactions are in compliance with internal policies and procedures and have the proper internal approvals.

You'll develop a deep knowledge of regulatory control and use that knowledge to draft internal policies and procedures. You'll also develop deep relationships with internal clients, interacting directly with commercial, tax, market operations, compliance, credit, and risk management organization personnel on a variety of matters.

Basic qualifications include;

  • an attorney license to practice law in Brazil
  • 2+ years commodities trading industry experience
  • excellent communication, drafting and negotiation skills in English
  • be able to demonstrate sound judgment in challenging and ambiguous situations
  • legal experience at a leading law firm and/or in-house at a major multinational corporation (preferred)
Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

Find out more about Macquarie at www.macquarie.com/about

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We facilitate a range of flexible working arrangements within our teams. Talk to us about what flexibility may be available.

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