Legal Counsel, Financial Market, FinTech

Superb fintech legal opportunity for junior to mid-level lawyers with solid transaction experience

Your new company
Our client is a well-known Fintech player with global operations and with their technology; they aim to build cross border financial infrastructure and applications that inspire global opportunities. Due to expansion of their business, our client is seeking a high caliber corporate lawyer to join this dynamic and growing team.

Your new role
  • Coordinate with different business teams and external stakeholders in handling cross-border M&A transactions, business expansion initiatives, regulatory compliance, licensing, and employment matters etc.
  • Provide legal support in response to business strategies set by management and cross-functional projects such as technology implementation and development programmes
  • Draft, review and negotiate commercial contracts, including professional services agreements, engagement letters, research contracts and marketing agreements
  • Support the Group in developing robust corporate governance and accountability; advise on internal policies and procedures
  • Monitor the latest rules and regulations related to the industry; assess and manage legal risks across strategic growth projects
  • Supervise and liaise with external lawyers as necessary

What you'll need to succeed
  • Qualified lawyer in Hong Kong or other common law jurisdictions
  • 3-5 years’ PQE gained from international law firm or financial institution
  • Strong cross-border transactions and regulatory experience in the financial market
  • Knowledge and interest in virtual assets / fintech industry is an advantage
  • Detail oriented person with excellent communication skills, strong business acumen

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact Adrian Lam at +852 2230 7432 or adrian.lam@hays.com.hk for a confidential discussion on your career. #1206101

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Legal
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Legal
Ref:
1206101

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Adrian Lam, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: +85222307432

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