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NISA Investment Advisors, LLC Junior Counsel in St. Louis, Missouri

NISA Investment Advisors, LLC (NISA) offers customized investment solutions for tax-exempt and taxable institutional clients. NISA manages over $244 billion in fixed income and equity securities and over $173 billion in derivative notional value. We seek bright, motivated individuals who can contribute to our growing team of professionals. Candidates with a high degree of independent thinking skills, strong analytical and quantitative skills, and team playing abilities are encouraged to apply.

The general purpose of this position is to assist Operations Counsel manage the legal function for the internal operations of the firm. Junior Counsel will assist with a variety of legal matters, including contract review and negotiation. Specifically, Counsel will draft, review and negotiate contracts with third party service providers (i.e. leases, business insurance contracts, master service agreements, software licenses, consulting agreements, etc.) and provide legal analysis and advice in connection with those contracts. This person will also provide advice regarding the interpretation of laws, rulings, and regulations impacting the administrative business matters of the firm. Junior Counsel will report to the Operations Counsel and will work with external counsel as needed.

  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree with superior academic credentials from an accredited law school

  • Professional experience with contract negotiation, general corporate law experience (law firm or in-house), or other relevant work experience relating to financial services, financial products and related regulations

  • Coursework in contract law, employment law, finance, economics, or a similar quantitative area

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and organizational skills

  • Benefits and employment law experience a plus

  • Licensed to practice in Missouri a plus

NISA Investment Advisors, LLC is an equal Opportunity Employer – minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity. Military Code 4421

External Company URL: www.nisanet.com

Street: 101 South Hanley Road