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Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel

Reference: VAC-20258M
  • Company:Advisory Services Company.
  • Location: Cyprus, Limassol
  • Salary: The salary is up to 40K Euros per annum, based on skills and experience, plus 13th salary
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job Sector: Legal
  • Added on: 20/04/2021

An Advisory Services Company is looking for a Legal Advisor for their office in Limassol to serve as an integral part of the company and will provide legal counsel along with support in multiple areas of the company’s operations in more than 25 jurisdictions throughout the world. The Legal Counsel will specifically assist with drafting and reviewing agreements and providing general legal support.

Responsibilities:
Anticipate and identify legal issues and provide legal advice to management including developing and accessing alternative solutions to accomplish management’s goals with less risk, with priority given to situations of greatest risk, significance and time sensitivity
Conduct legal research and analyze laws and regulations
Educate and train the company’s community about legal and compliance issues
Prepare written and verbal opinions of counsel, as needed
Draft, review and update agreements, policies and procedures and other documents designed to assure compliance with legal requirements within the companies principles
Provide clarification on legal language or specifications to the company globally

Requirements:
(Master’s) Degree in law from an accredited university
Admission to the bar/practice law
Junior legal counsel 2-5 years/senior legal counsel 5 + years of post-qualification legal experience gained from either, international law firm or a corporate/commercial department of an international organization
Substantial experience in drafting and reviewing contracts and policies and extensive experience in researching and providing legal counsel regarding laws and regulation
Outstanding English written & verbal communication skills
Experience involving corporate compliance, including working knowledge of Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Bribery/Corruption laws and regulations
To be able to negotiate and use conflict resolution where necessary
Analytical thinking
Political Awareness
Integrity and responsibility

The working hours are a bit flexible. Either 8:00 – 17:00 or 09:00 – 18:00 with 1 hour break.

The company is offering a salary of up to 40K Euros per annum, based on skills and experience, plus 13th salary

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