Counsel II

Job Description

We are looking for a Counsel to join our Legal Department.

The Legal Department is responsible for the legal assistance to BNY Mellon and its departments, especially regarding investment funds matters.

Job responsibilities:

-Conduct legal activities related to funds administration, including:

-Organization and changes in funds by laws;

-Analysis of transactions performed by investment funds;

-Draft and review of agreements related to funds services providers.



-Bachelor’s degree in Law (with OAB);

-Fluency in English and Portuguese;

-Working well with a team;

-Organizing and planning skills to work with high volume;

-Skill to develop, in short term, critical analysis of documents;

-Well developed legal argumentation, clear writing and public speaking skills;

-Interest in knowing the different areas inside the Legal Department;

-Knowledge in Corporate and Civil Law, especially agreements.


Desirable Requirement:

-Previously experience in investment funds, agreements and Corporate Law.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: Brazil-Rio do Janeiro-Rio De Janeiro
Job: Legal
Internal Jobcode: 85110
Organization: Legal Affairs-HR06241
Requisition Number: 1912763