Legal Manager – Job. 4912

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Introduction

Our client, a well established financial institution, is seeking to recruit a Legal Manager .This is a great opportunity for candidates who are seeking a career within a dynamic company, that is expanding at a fast rate both locally and internationally.

Organization

Our client is one of the most tailored high-end lifestyle management and payment service groups in the world.

Function

The Legal Manager will be reporting to the Legal Manager. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Reviewing of Terms and Conditions and ancillary agreements for various products and updating from time to time according to need; advising on consumer law, interest, tax issues relating to products
  • Contracts review (employment, commercial, leases, suppliers, service providers etc) and B2B agreements with financial Institutions and Banks (Distributor, Agency, Introducer, etc)
  • Review of laws and impact on business (FATCA; Data localization, PSD, MIFID etc)
  • Internally advising the departments on day-to-day issues covering a number of issues (employment law, data protection, regulatory matters)
  • Cross-border business – Liaising with External Counsel in EU or Third Countries
  • Litigation management which might be dealt by external counsel; attending court sittings on behalf the company; appointed judicial representative
  • Debt collection – liaising with external lawyer and drafting settlement/compromise agreements with delinquent customers as required
  • Legal Budget management
  • Communicating with MFSA


Requirements

  • A Law Degree and at least 3 years’ experience as in-house lawyer in a Bank/Financial Services Company
  • Knowledge of Maltese legal regulations is required
  • Strong technical legal skills including drafting and negotiating legal documentation to the highest standard;
  • Strong commercial focus with high attention to detail
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, manage competing deadlines and deliver under pressure


Offer

An attractive salary will be offered to the right candidate.

Your Consultant

Francesca Buhagiar
Recruitment Consultant

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