Overview

Our client is a leading international CySec Licensed Forex Trading Company with offices in a number of locations worldwide. They are looking to hire a Legal & AML Advisor who is able to drive the legal strategy of the company under the supervision of CFO whilst providing analysis and counsel on legal policy.

Responsibilities:
Responsible for anticipating and guarding against legal risks facing the company as well as the development and proposal of company policy on various legal issues
Provide analysis and counsel on legal policy issues to include proposed new products, protecting intellectual property, nondisclosure agreements, outsourcing agreements and some licensing and legal issues
Anticipate and guard against legal risks facing the company
Prepare legal pleadings, motions, discovery, stipulations etc.
Write, review and edit reports, opinions, correspondence, articles and other documents
Write and administer vendor, client, business partners and employment contracts
Design and oversee the company’s policy and position on legal matters
To act as the company’s legal secretary as and when required
Assist the AML & Compliance Department and CFO with various projects or duties as and when required
Responsible for AML procedures

Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Law (LLB)
Holder of AML Certificate will be considered as an advantage
Minimum of 5 years of experience as a corporate lawyer
Legal awareness within a regulated environment is desirable
Licensed to practice law from the Cyprus Bar Association will be considered as an advantage
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Greek and English
Strong computer literacy
High attention to detail
Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office

Working hours:
Working hours are, Monday to Friday from 8am – 5pm

TO APPLY for this job opportunity, send your CV (in English please) to [email protected] and include the reference:  Legal & AML Advisor – VAC-D754. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

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