Legal Officer

Anonymous Employer

Job Summary

The Legal Officer will be responsible for reviewing complex agreements correspondence and legal documents. She/he will execute various paralegal duties, providing professional legal advice to colleagues.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 4 years

Job Description/Requirements

Duties andresponsibilities include but are not limited to:

·       Prepare, review and advise on contracts and documents pertaining to the company’s business and operations

·       Reviewing new business relationships with service providers and partners

·       Research and provide analysis on legal and policy issues

·       Maintain regulatory position by:

-          Liaising with regulators

-          Coordinating reports and filings

-          Coordinating audits and implementation of any audit findings (as required)

·       Support the business units on legal and compliance matters

·       Handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. intellectual property, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, transactions, agreements, litigation, etc.)

·       Assists to maintain an accurate and up-to-date database of all contracts, disputes and litigation

·       Coordinate processes, procedures, policies in accordance with regulatory obligations and international best practices

·       Assists in structuring joint enterprises with other organizations

·       Keeps abreast of relevant best practices and amendments to regulations and statutory provisions

·       Maintain up-to-date records of regulatory changes and notifiable events relating to internal policies and procedures, Money Laundering and Combating Terrorist Financing, Customer Due Diligence, Consumer Protection, Conflict of Interest, etc.

·       Performing additional duties as assigned.


Requirements

·       Law graduate with 4 to 6 years of extensive working experience; with a minimum of 12 months in the Financial Services Industry/FinTech Space.

·       Proficiency and strong working knowledge of PowerPoint, Word and Google application is essential

·       Should be able to work with minimal supervision

·       Ability and willingness to work round the clock when required, and meet tight deadlines

·       Willingness to learn

·       Must be goal-oriented and self-motivated

·       Must possess strong oral and written communication skills

·       Must possess a deep understanding of corporate law transactions and other legal matters

·       Highly entrepreneurial; takes the initiative to solve problems before they arise.

·       Have started and/or contribute to projects which she/he is passionate about

·       Great collaborator; listens to others, speaks own mind, and ask the right questions.

·       Well-versed in regulations laws and standards procedures and able to translate into forward-thinking business practices.

·       Resourceful meticulous and proactive with strong communication and problem-solving abilities.

·       Offers a highly professional attitude and significant ability to work and perform well in a team.

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