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U.S. Analyst – Global Markets Paralegal

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About Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (Crédit Agricole CIB)

Crédit Agricole CIB is the corporate and investment banking arm of Crédit Agricole Group, the 10th largest banking group worldwide in terms of balance sheet size (The Banker, July 2022).
8,600 employees in more than 30 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, the Middle-East and North Africa, support the Bank's clients, meeting their financial needs throughout the world.
Crédit Agricole CIB offers its large corporate and institutional clients a range of products and services in capital market activities, investment banking, structured finance, commercial banking and international trade.
The Bank is a pioneer in the area of climate finance, and is currently a market leader in this segment with a complete offer for all its clients.

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Job description

Business type

Types of Jobs - Legal

Job title

U.S. Analyst – Global Markets Paralegal

Contract type

Fixed-Term Contract

Term (in months)


Management position


Job summary

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

US Analyst Overview


The US Analyst program offers an opportunity for recent college graduates interested in finance and investment banking to actively participate in this fast-paced and challenging industry.  We provide our US Analysts with the tools necessary for professional growth and career advancement.


The US Analyst position will be available for a maximum of 2 years.  The goal of the US Analyst program is to develop the ideal candidate into a full-time position at the end of the two years. 




The Global Market Division paralegal will provide documentation support to the range of business lines and products that comprise CA-CIB’s Global Market Division's activities with a focus on its derivatives, repo and securities lending activities.



Key responsibilities


  • Assist in reviewing, preparing, and negotiating various agreements and documents relating to capital markets transactions focused primarily on derivatives, repo and securities lending and also including DCM, ECM, securitization, and strategic equity transactions
  • Prepare and contribute to numerous internal reports and systems relating to the management of legal risk
  • Participate in training and skill development on market and legal developments affecting covered businesses and products
  • Uphold CA-CIB’s codes of ethics, culture and conduct in all matters, including with respect to matters of diversity and inclusion and the identification and escalation of financial crimes risks


Management and Reporting


  • Reports to the Head of the Global Markets Legal team in the U.S. Legal Department
  • Will act under the supervision of licensed lawyers in the bank’s New York office


Key Internal Contacts


  • Relevant front office, legal, risk and compliance personnel


Key External Contacts


  • Various outside counsel


Salary Range: $80,000 - $85,000

Position location

Geographical area

America, United States Of America



Candidate criteria

Minimal education level

Below secondary leaving certificate / GCSE

Academic qualification / Speciality


  • Candidate has valid work authorization to work in the US
  • Candidate will not require Visa Sponsorship now or in the future
  • Bachelor’s degree (or the equivalent)



  • Pre-law coursework
  • Paralegal work or similar work in a legally-intensive environment at a sophisticated business enterprise
  • Strong interest in post-graduate legal education or a career in financial services

Level of minimal experience

0-2 years

Required skills

  • Ability to prioritize effectively and manage a complex, time sensitive workload
  • Sound and ethical judgment
  • Professional and convincing demeanor and interpersonal skills
  • Creative, solutions-oriented approach
  • Excellent English-language communication, both written and spoken
  • Excellent reasoning ability
  • Excellent organizational skills