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Legal

Location: Cyprus, Larnaca Reference: GK914999 Date Posted: 06/12/2017

Corporate Lawyer - Legal - Larnaca - Cyprus

GRS are representing a growing investment firm in Larnaca who are seeking to recruit an experienced Corporate Lawyer. You will have the opportunity to join their professional and growing team and will assist with the increasing demands of the company. If you are seeking an exciting challenge where you can contribute to the effective management of the company’s legal matters – then this is the job for you!

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparing / drafting agenda, resolutions, minutes in cooperation with investment team members and other documents for  all meetings of the board of directors / shareholders of the Group companies;
  • Administration of the Group structure, including set-up, liquidation and ongoing legal matters for all entities in different jurisdictions (Cyprus, BVI, Belize, Bahamas, Cayman Islands, etc);
  • Ensuring maintenance of corporate files and registers;
  • Providing guidance on commercial, corporate law and regulatory matters and performing legal research for these matters;
  • General corporate governance, including reviewing transactions and operational matters on their compliance with corporate governance of the Group;
  • Managing relationships and coordinating advice from third party professionals, including administrators and legal counsels;
  • Liaising with the Registrar of Companies and other governmental bodies in Cyprus;
  • Cooperation with state agencies and regulators, including Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC), Cayman Islands Monetary Authority and supervising of license and approval process;
  • Ensuring compliance with laws, regulations and directives issued by CySEC and ESMA in relation to investments firms;
  • Drafting and reviewing various types of agreements and contracts;
  • Assistance in intergroup transactions and in signing/closing of investment transactions;
  • Data protection issues;
  • Compliance/ KYC procedures (basic knowledge); and
  • Undertaking any other duty related to the above or within the area of corporate/commercial law and compliance.

Candidate Profile:

  • Bachelor degree in Cyprus law
  • Membership with the Cyprus Bar Association will be considered as an advantage
  • Experience 3+ years as a corporate lawyer in a law firm and/or in-house
  • Excellent command of English, both spoken and written. Russian language is a plus, but not mandatory
  • Interested in working as part of a dedicated team
  • Strong organizational, analytical skills and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and pressure
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • High degree of self-confidence
  • High professional standards and work ethics
  • Self-motivated with interest in continuing education and professional development (including, MIFID II)

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

Job details:

Job Title: Corporate Lawyer - Legal - Larnaca - Cyprus
Location: Cyprus, Larnaca
Telephone: +357 25 342 720
E-mail: george@grsrecruitment.com
Reference number: GK914999

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If you are interested in the above position please send your CV to George Kimonos at the following email address george@grsrecruitment.com or contact me by phone +357 25 342 720 quoting the above reference number.

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