Head of Legal - Global Fintech

Job details

Location: NSW - Sydney
Reference: Ad-41611
Posted: about 1 year ago

Job description

About our client

Our client is an innovative Fintech brand that has grown at an incredibly fast pace since their conception. This fintech company offers a wide range of service including card transactions, business accounts and even cryptocurrency. This company is truly a global brand and has ambitions to establish themselves in the Australia market, hence the requirement for a Head of Legal to assist in this.  

About the role

With a small team already on the ground in Melbourne this company are now looking for a senior leadership team including a Head of Legal.

In this role you will work closely with the global management team including the General Counsel who is based in London.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of commercial agreements and contracts.
  • Advising on legal risks that are associated with local laws and the development of new products and services.
  • Developing internal legal processes to assist operations and the growth of the company.
  • Advising on various areas of law including, but not exclusive to;
    • Commercial/Corporate
    • Financial Services
    • Employment
    • Regulatory

To be suitable for this role you will possess:

  • At least 6 years’ PQE in Financial services from a reputable firm
  • In-House experience ideally
  • Ability to work well in a team as well as independently
  • Commercial awareness and acumen

How to apply 

Should you like to discuss this role in further detail, please get in touch with Alex Forsberg on 9641 5135 or

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