Overview

Exinity Group is looking for a candidate to fill the position of the Legal Advisor. The incumbent will engage a fast-paced working environment and realize the responsibilities outlined in this announcement.

Responsibilities:

  • Legal and business-oriented general and daily support of corporate, trade and production activities of foreign companies, worldwide corporate structure support;
  • Supervising entire outside counsel, service providers and authorities, collaborate and communicate with them on various legal and other issues on the life support of companies;
  • Performing cross-functionally across organization to manage different legal projects (support of external offices, establishing of new legal structures & models globally and others);
  • Monitoring of foreign legislation, compliance control with international legislation in markets of companies, drafting legal opinions, memoranda and other briefing documents;
  • Participation in incorporation or liquidation of companies in various jurisdictions;
  • Submission of proposals for the elimination of inconsistencies with international law and / or the interests of the Company, identifying applicable corporate requirements and ensure compliance with them;
  • Being actively involved in preparing, reviewing, negotiating and drafting of commercial documents (contracts, T&C, notices, letters etc);
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advise on possible legal issues;
  • Deal with complex legal and business matters with multiple stakeholders and forces;
  • Advise management, heads and other staff on International legislation and other rules affecting business of the Company, including employment and regulatory issues;
  • Interaction with foreign legal partners on pre-trial settlement of disputes, conduct of the proceedings;
  • Provide legal advice to support business operations on a wide variety of contact, intellectual property, corporate and privacy issues;
  • Undertake other duties that may be reasonably requested by the Head of International Legal Support;

Required Qualifications:

  • BSc degree or Master’s degree in Law, similar degrees;
  • Post-qualification legal experience in a business environment, at least the 3 of them in a similar role, as in-house lawyer, preferably at an international firm, law firm or fin tech company;
  • Experience in working across multiple jurisdictions, experience in working with foreign documents and companies, understanding the structure of companies;
  • Experience in incorporation/supporting/liquidation of companies in foreign jurisdictions is preferred;
  • Experience in carrying out KYC, Due Diligence, and Compliance procedures;
  • Experience in a field of advertising or IT will be a plus.
  • Previous experience in the FX/CFDs industry will be considered an advantage;
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity;
  • Strong negotiation and contract drafting skills;
  • Fluency in reading, writing and speaking in English; Russian is an advatange. 
  • Computer skills;
  • Active & initiative candidate, 'gets things done', team player;
  • Strong personality & managerial skills (managing and coordination of projects);
  • Ability to work in a high workload format on a wide variety of matters from complex matters to routine standard matters;
  • Ability to effectively and proactively supervise external service provides;
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Outstanding communication skills