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Position Details
Reference No.
112750
Title
Inhouse Legal Advisor - Forex - Limassol - ET921344
Employment Type
Full Time
Available Positions
1
Location(s):
Limassol
Posted On:
21/12/2020
Contact Details
Company
GRS Global Recruitment Solutions
Contact Person
Elena Tambouri
Address
Agathangelou Business Centre
101 Gladstonos Street
Limassol CY 3032

Limassol
Phones
+357 25 342720
Email
elena@grsrecruitment.com
Job Description

Our client an established Forex Broker in Limassol is seeking to recruit an Inhouse Legal Advisor. The successful candidate must have at least 3 years of experience in an Inhouse Legal Advisor within the Financial Services, Fintech or Forex industry. It is a major advantage to have knowledge in Corporate, Commercial legal matters. This is a great opportunity for someone who has the eager to grow a department and develop within a company. 

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Consult and handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, transactions, agreements, lawsuits, patents)
  • Prepare the necessary documents for legal research (Due Legal Diligence)
  • 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
  • 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

CANDIDATE PROFILE

  • Degree holder in Law is a must 
  • At least 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 any 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

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • 21 days annual leave
  • Corporate events
  • Friendly and fun environment 

Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. 

To apply for this position, please email your CV to Elena Tambouri, at the following email address elena@grsrecruitment.com quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.