Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC), a leading global financial services company with $2.0 trillion in assets and offices in over 37 countries are looking to hire a Legal Counsel for their Hyderabad Office.
Provision of legal support on a broad range of matters of WFEGS legal entities with particular emphasis on company secretarial matters.
Support in implementing corporate and strategic decisions of the board and implement best corporate governance practices.
Provide support in all corporate laws and secretarial compliances in India, including coordinating shareholders, board and committee meetings, drafting and/reviewing agenda materials, minutes, charter documents, other corporate actions and administrative responsibilities.
Responsible for legal entity lifecycle management and governance, entity database management and ensuring the integrity of data maintained in Wells Fargo’s system of record for legal entity information, corporate records maintenance including maintaining statutory registers, regulatory approvals and licenses.
Provide transactional support for mergers, dissolutions, acquisitions and other corporate transactions, reviewing legal/transactional documents and associated correspondences
Support in ensuring regulatory compliances of WFEGS entities in India and other legal entities that are entrusted, filing of annual and event-based regulatory filings with MCA, compliances under exchange control laws, special economic zone regulations, etc.
Support to audits (internal and statutory) and actively collaborate with Risk & Compliance teams in overseeing regional compliance requirements.
Within a respective area of responsibility or specialization, conduct research and evaluate the impact of all major changes in the laws and regulations and assess the impact of Enterprise policies and operating procedures on WFEGS and support adherence to business-specific controls implemented
Engage and manage stakeholder relationships and delivery of services with a high focus on quality, collaborating with other colleagues within and outside the legal department.
Market Skills and Certifications:
Associate Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (mandatory) & Graduate Degree in Law (LLB).
Prior employment experience of 2+ years
Have a mature, flexible, proactive and creative approach to their work
Be able to demonstrate transactional experience in providing support in company secretarial matters and regulatory compliances.
Be highly motivated and have good interpersonal skills
We Value Diversity
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About the Company:
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a leading global financial services company with $2.0 trillion in assets and offices in over 37 countries. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides asset management, capital raising and advisory, financing, foreign exchange, payments, risk management, and trade finance services to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We also value the viewpoints of our team members and encourage them to be their best. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you will feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience. We are looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.
At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law. We comply with all applicable laws in every jurisdiction in which we operate.