Job Title

Head of Legal

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  • Position:
  • Salary: €60000 - €90000 Per Year
  • Location: Limassol, Cyprus
  • Job ID: 07337
Required Skills

Job Description

 

Company Introduction

Our client is a leading iGaming company.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Engages with key internal and external stakeholders, and provide expert legal advice to support the strategic agenda of the Company;
  • Plans and implements necessary changes related to the company’s corporate structure in order to optimize operations whilst ensuring compliance with governing laws;
  • Coordinates with the rest of Heads of various departments on operational legal needs;
  • Coordinates new license applications and ensuring the business complies with existing license conditions in multiple jurisdictions;
  • Liaises with regulators in multiple jurisdictions in relation to reporting and auditing obligations;
  • Manages relationships and legal costs with all external legal advisors;
  • Drafts and solidify agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the company’s full legal rights;
  • Be responsible for all legal, regulatory, data protection and corporate matters;
  • Reviews and optimises the internal processes and ensures the efficiency of the Legal Department;
  • Deals with Regulators and the various submissions to the licensing authorities;
  • Communicates with Banks and Payment providers in relation to legal issues;
  • Negotiates, drafts and implements all amendments and addendums of existing agreements with Third Parties;
  • Handles all termination and settlement issues with all Third Parties;
  • Prepares various legal documentation for banks, regulators and other Third Parties;
  • Provides legal advice and assisting with decision making to the Company’s Top Management and the UBO;
  • Supports Finance Department with audits;
  • Manages mergers and acquisition processes, including the drafting of documentation, Due Diligence processes and negotiation of terms between the Parties.

Experience

  • Be in possession of a Law Degree;
  • Sound knowledge of current CY and international law, regulations, and common practices in compliance;
  • Proven experience in regulated markets (gaming);
  • Proven experience with the Cyprus jurisdictions (experience with other jurisdictions  will be considered an advantage);
  • Proven skills in the legal negotiation such as mergers and acquisitions and contract acquisitions;
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures;
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity.

Personal Skills

  • Results and Service driven personality;
  • Exceptionally good problem solving skills;
  • Be highly adaptable and flexible;
  • Be able to work comfortably in a fast-paced and dynamic environment;
  • Have an ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks and meet tight deadlines;
  • Be proactive and self-motivated;
  • Have a keen eye for detail;
  • Be stress-resistant and have an ability to remain calm and composed during times of uncertainty;
  • Sound judgement and ability to analyse situations and information.

Team Leader & Senior Recruitment Consultant

Sectors Finance, Legal & Compliance, Risk & Fraud

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