Kforce Legal Attorney in New York, New York

Kforce has a client that is searching for a Legal Attorney in New York, NY.Summary:The client is looking for a candidate for a six-month assignment to support the Commercial Banking Legal Regulatory team located in New York City. The position will primarily focus on supporting Commercial Banking work related to the firm-wide library of regulatory obligations and Commercial Banking's regulatory change management process. The environment is fast-paced, often requiring that issues be addressed quickly to ensure the Firm remains in compliance with laws and regulations.Responsibilities:

  • Research and analysis on laws and rules, and legal developments that impact Commercial Banking

  • Collaborating with Legal Regulatory Team on approach to a firm-wide project relating to legal requirements, and a Commercial Banking legal and regulatory change management process

  • Supporting regulatory change management process, including researching and summarizing laws/regulations

  • Tracking internal deadlines and status reports to maintain project schedule

  • 2 to 3 years of PQE with experience working with the regulation of financial services or other highly regulated industries

  • Excellent research and communication skills, with demonstrated ability to listen and drive results in a team setting

  • Effective and efficient problem solver; strong organizational and multi-tasking skills

  • Self-starter; ability to deliver high-quality results under tight deadlines

  • Must have strong analytical, project management, and collaborative skills

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours