Warning

CyprusNet is not responsible or liable for any scams, frauds, misleading job offerings or false resume information within Cyprus Jobs free service. We strongly recommend that users never reveal private information such as credit cards, bank accounts, insurance numbers, passports, ID numbers or give away any money and so forth.

If you've been targeted by a job scam, report to: Cyprus Crime Combating Department

Position Details
Reference No.
112744
Title
Inhouse Legal Advisor VAC-19619M
Category
Employment Type
Full Time
Available Positions
1
Location(s):
Limassol
Posted On:
12/11/2020
Contact Details
Company
StafffMatters Recruitment Specialists
Contact Person
Administration Team
Address
Limassol
Limassol
Phones
25341383
Email
admin@smstaffmatters.com
Job Description

Our client, a CySEC regulated Forex Company, engaged in the field of fintech, with a comfortable office in the city center in Limassol, is looking to hire an Inhouse Legal Advisor.

Responsibilities:

Consult and handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, transactions, agreements, lawsuits, patents)

To prepare the necessary documents for legal research (Due Legal Diligence).

To represent the company's interests in state, municipal, judicial and private sector institutions in Cyprus and abroad.

Independently prepare and submit all necessary documents to the Cyprus Business Register.

Develop Company's policy and position on legal issues

Research, anticipate and guard Company against legal risks

Structure, draft and review reports, agreements, and other legal documents

Draft and administer all contractual arrangements between company and the regulators

Provide legal advice and support to Executive Management and BoD (including legal opinions and legal research) on legal and regulation matters

Provide strategic input on group and ownership structure, and corporate governance best practices

To prepare draft agreements, correspondence documents, order documents, authorization documents, internal regulations documents etc.

Cooperation and coordination with external legal advisers and lawyers in Cyprus and abroad

General search and general legal advice to the company

Preparing and submit legal opinions and advice on corporate, commercial, banking and finance issues:

Reviewing new regulations, applicable, and advising on how these are affecting the company's operations:

Conducting legal research on various topics and liaise with outsourced law firms and/or associates in order to acquire relevant information

Assisting to develop relationships with third parties in Cyprus and overseas.

Requirements:

BS/BA Degree in Law or relevant field from a reputed Law School

Minimum 3 years of experience as a Corporate Attorney, Corporate Lawyer, similar position with a global multi-licensed Financial Services Firm

Good knowledge of commercial law, corporate law and labour law, as well as an understanding of personal data protection

A professional attorney's license of law practice is mandatory

Excellent knowledge of Cyprus Companies Law and overall knowledge of the legal framework regulating or relating to Cyprus companies, Anti-Money Laundering Regulations and the Cyprus International Trust Consolidated Laws

Familiar with CYSEC and other regulations is MUST

Knowledge with at least 2-3 regulatory bodies in the FX industry

Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills

Self-motivated individual with good analytical skills

Strong time management skills

Excellent attention to detail

A critical thinker and good problem-solving ability

Outstanding drafting skills

Excellent ability to multi-task and produce deliverables on time

Strong negotiation skills

The working hours are 09:00 -18:00

 Salary based on skills and experience.