The Ameriprise Financial General Counsel's Organization is hiring an attorney to be part of the Asset Management legal team supporting Columbia Threadneedle's global asset management business, including with respect to trading documentation and derivatives matters. The position is US-based, with the successful candidate preferably located in Boston, New York, or Minneapolis.
Trading documentation needs of Columbia Threadneedle and Ameriprise, including ISDAs and related master confirmation agreements and trade confirmations, collateral control agreements, futures clearing agreements, listed options agreements, OTC clearing agreements, MSFTAs, prime brokerage agreements and master repurchase agreements.
Legal and regulatory needs of a variety of asset management clients, including registered investment companies, private investment funds, insurance companies, collective funds, and separately managed accounts.
Various asset management products and initiatives, including ad hoc investment support, regulatory change and product launches.
0-5 years relevant experience
JD or equivalent
Substantive experience with derivatives trading agreements
Excellent attention to detail, organization and ability to successfully manage several ongoing assignments
Ability to work independently and proactively to multi-task and demonstrate a strong sense of urgency
Exceptional communication, interpersonal, writing and problem-solving skills
Strong collaboration skills and dedicated team player are essential
Knowledge of federal securities and derivatives laws and the rules thereunder, is a plus
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