CareerFinders, on behalf of our client, an established Investment Firm with business interests in both Cyprus and abroad, we are seeking to recruit a Head of Legal Affairs to join their expanding team based in Nicosia. The successful applicant will hold a minimum of 7+ years of post-qualification experience in Corporate & Commercial Law. Any hands-on experience of working with or for CySEC and/or FCA regulated entities will be considered an advantage.
Liaise with external UK and Cyprus solicitors.
Analyse and identify legal risks and implications.
Devise creative and practical legal solutions to meet business objectives.
Analyse legal issues relating to investment products.
Participate in firm’s conferences and events in Cyprus and abroad.
Oversee Cyprus and UK Real Estate investments from a legal perspective.
Oversee UK financing operations from a legal perspective.
Handle Regulatory Compliance requirements as and when required.
Educated to degree level in Law or related field.
Member of a relevant legal body (Cyprus Bar, UK Solicitor etc).
7+ years of demonstrable, in-depth experience in the areas of Corporate & Commercial Law is a must.
Excellent leadership and people Management skills.
Previous legal experience working with or for a CySEC and/or FCA regulated entity will be considered a significant advantage.
Outstanding communication skills in English are essential.
Excellent attention to detail.
Strategic thinker with the ability to multi-task.