Legal Advisor

Legal Advisor

Our client in the finance industry is looking for a legal advisor to join their team.

Responsibilities :
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating legal agreements and other arrangements, with a broad spectrum of suppliers and other third parties
  • Supporting the business in a wide range of commercial and other relationships
  • Monitoring developments in regulatory requirements and providing strategic counsel on emerging legislative developments and trends
  • Drafting and reviewing the Company’s Policies and Procedures
  • Dealing with complaints that may arise
  • Working closely with the business to identify, anticipate and address legal issues that arise
  • Managing legal risks
  • Providing ad hoc advice on a range of different matters including general consumer law, data protection, consumer crediting, distance selling of financial services and employment law, among others
  • Cooperating with external legal advisors on foreign law matters
  • Undertaking any other duties that may be required from time to time

 

Requirements :

  • 2- 5 years post-qualification experience
  • Understand the legal, reputational and commercial dimensions of risk
  • a strong command of the English language, both verbal and written
  • excellent organization and multi-tasking skills
  • excellent analytical skills with a keen eye for detail
  • team player
  • ability to understand and translate complex legal issues into brief communications that can quickly and clearly inform decision making
  • Thrive in a high-performance environment
  • skilled at identifying issues and solving them creatively and proactively
  • experience and/or qualifications in Financial Services will be favourably considered