PIMCO is a global leader in active fixed income with deep expertise across public and private markets. We invest our clients' capital across a range of fixed income and credit opportunities, leveraging our decades of experience navigating complex debt markets. Our flexible capital base and deep relationships with issuers have helped us become one of the world's largest providers of traditional and nontraditional solutions for companies that need financing and investors who seek strong risk-adjusted returns.
Since 1971, our people have shaped our organization through a high-performance inclusive culture, in which we celebrate diverse thinking. We invest in our people and strive to imprint our CORE values of Collaboration, Openness, Responsibility and Excellence. We believe each of us is here to help others succeed and this has led to PIMCO being recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.
The successful individual will be responsible for providing legal support for Legal US Regulatory within the Legal and Compliance Department, including, but not limited to:
Collaborate with the Legal managed service team responsible for supporting the end-to-end legal workflow of institutional client contracts, including serving as a subject-matter expert and point of escalation for complex inquiries, conducting substantive review and participating in negotiation of legal agreements and associated documentation, providing oversight and training, and helping to manage the team's routine and ad hoc projects
Identify synergies and support strategic initiatives between Legal, Client Management, and Operations, including but not limited to client communications, client onboarding process improvements, operational enhancements, etc.
Assist counsel with regulatory and internal reviews, including, but not limited to, coordinating e-Discovery collections, executing and analyzing transactional reports, conducting legal research, coordinating document productions, and preparation of regulatory responses
Support regulatory change management initiatives, specifically as it relates to new or amended regulatory rules, including, but not limited to, researching and summarizing requirements, assisting with implementation of targeted solutions across various functional areas of the firm, and broadly supporting counsel throughout the implementation
Coordinate responses to various information requests, specifically client and investor due diligence requests related to various legal/regulatory topics
Support counsel with certain legal corporate governance functions, including, but not limited to matters related to recordkeeping, insurance renewals, and authorized signatory requirements
Assist with regulatory and compliance related research and miscellaneous special projects, as they are assigned
Bachelor's Degree required
Juris Doctor (J.D.) preferred
Minimum 3 years of law firm / in-house paralegal or regulatory compliance experience
Familiarity with contract review and negotiation preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Suite; must be able to perform intermediate Excel functions (e.g. formulas, vlookups, etc.)
Financial product and/or securities law knowledge is a plus
Experience in project management is a plus
High performing individual capable of managing multiple time sensitive and complex tasks in a challenging, fast-paced, and fluid environment
Strong analytical skills and meticulous attention to detail
Able to take initiative in learning and applying new skills
Must possess excellent interpersonal skills, work well in a team environment, and have the ability to interact comfortably with all levels of management, as well as external contacts
Able to generate solutions and appropriately escalate to management
Must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality and a clear commitment to PIMCO's culture, values, and approach
PIMCO follows a total compensation approach when rewarding employees which includes a base salary and a discretionary bonus. Base salary is the fixed component of compensation that is determined by core job responsibilities, relevant experience, internal level, and market factors. The discretionary bonus is used to award performance and therefore is determined by company, business, team, and individual performance.
Salary Range: $ 86,000.00 - $ 94,000.00
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