The FHLB – Office of Finance is seeking a strong Counsel. Reporting into the General Counsel, the Counsel will provide day-to-day legal support to departments across the OF on a variety of legal matters related to the mission of the OF, including contracts, regulatory compliance, governance, and capital markets.
Major Responsibilities include:
Qualified candidates will offer a J.D. degree from an accredited U.S. law school and active bar membership in good standing in at least one U.S. jurisdiction (Virginia preferred). Qualified candidates will also offer a minimum of four years of relevant law firm and/or in-house experience (experience in drafting and negotiating vendor contracts in the information technology area and experience with regulated financial institutions a plus). Knowledge of debt capital markets and disclosure matters is required. Successful candidates will offer excellent writing, research, and analytical skills; a collaborative style and ability to work in a team environment, adjusting quickly to evolving needs; good judgment, high level of professional integrity, and strong work ethic; and strong organizational, planning, prioritizing, and follow-through skills.
This position offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits and work environment and is based in Reston, VA.
FHLB-OF is not currently sponsoring work visas or transfers. Green Card or citizenship required.
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to the following job link: