Job ID 20443
Our client is a Fintech Company specializing in payments in Paphos with over 15 years’ experience and they are looking for a Legal Advisor. The company stands as a trailblazer in developing cutting-edge solutions and products that empower both individuals and enterprises, fostering seamless digital financial journeys.
As a Legal Advisor, your core responsibility is to oversee the company’s legal matters. This involves reviewing, negotiating, and drafting various contracts, managing essential documentation like KYC forms and due diligence, and analyzing diverse legal issues from trademarks to labor law. Your role entails close collaboration with various stakeholders, including senior management, finance, sales, customer support, and the risk department. Additionally, you’ll manage the company’s entities across multiple global jurisdictions. Your expertise as a Legal Advisor is essential for ensuring legal compliance and contributing to the company’s global success.
Collaborate on Diverse Transactions: Collaborate extensively on various transactions, encompassing the skillful drafting, meticulous reviewing, and adept negotiation of a broad spectrum of commercial agreements. These agreements include, but are not limited to, NDAs, agent agreements, service contracts, and HR-related agreements.
Conduct Comprehensive Legal Research: Conduct in-depth legal research across a wide range of topics, ensuring thorough and up-to-date understanding of pertinent legal landscapes.
Proactively Support Legal Department Activities: Proactively contribute to the legal department’s initiatives and undertakings, demonstrating a keen awareness of the team’s goals and providing valuable assistance.
Precisely Handle Legal Documentation: Diligently complete and review a myriad of legal forms, applications, KYCs, due diligence materials, and related documentation, ensuring their accuracy and compliance with legal standards.
Foster Business Relationships: Cultivate and nurture relationships with both new and existing business clientele, demonstrating exceptional interpersonal skills and an understanding of their needs.
Minimum 3 years post-graduation experience, ideally in a reputable law firm or as an in-house lawyer, preferably with fintech exposure.
Proficient in professional English, both in legal and business contexts. Knowledge of other languages is a plus.
Demonstrated expertise in negotiating and drafting various commercial agreements.
Must exhibit patience, professionalism, meticulousness, resilience under pressure, and adept multitasking.
Proven capability to work independently with a self-driven approach.
Understanding of the online banking and payments sector is highly advantageous
Located in Paphos or willing to move to Cyprus
The working hours are office hours, 8.5 hours per week (flexible), Monday – Friday (no hybrid or remote).
TO APPLY for this job opportunity, send your CV (in English please) to [email protected] and include the reference: Legal Advisor – VAC-D1766. We look forward to hearing from you!