Legal Officer

Luxembourg, Luxembourg


Bitstamp, the world's longest standing cryptocurrency exchange is looking for an experienced:


LEGAL OFFICER


This is an opportunity to join a growing international company with a leading position in one of the most promising sectors of finance. We are already the largest crypto exchange in Europe and are ramping up our presence globally. You will have an opportunity to work in a dynamic team that sets standards in the industry, in excellent working conditions, with opportunity to gain exclusive knowledge and experience. We also offer personal and professional development options, exciting team buildings, competitive compensation & benefits, and a relaxed environment that appreciates fresh ideas. The successful candidate will report to the Group Head of Legal.


Responsibilities:

• Advising managers and offering accurate legal guidance on relevant legal issues of the business

• Negotiating, drafting, preparing, reviewing and archiving legal papers, agreements, and other legal documents

• Acting as primary driver in the handling of litigation matters

• Liaising with and overseeing multiple internal and external parties (including law firms) to perform and assist in delivering accurate legal review

• Analysis of compliance with all current business and industry related laws and new regulations on a global scale

• Performing legal reviews and recommendations for different business areas

• Ensuring legal watch by analyzing and assessing the local regulatory framework and updates affecting the business

• Supporting board and shareholders meetings, if required

• Handle, when required, the process of customer complaints with the meaning of the CSSF circulars

• Identifying proactive solutions


Required Skills and Experience:

• Law Degree

• 6+ years of experience in an in-house legal role

• Broad legal knowledge across various areas

• Strong knowledge in corporate law

• Fluent in both French and English

• Strong and open communications skills

• Autonomous and hands on with the ability to adapt and be pragmatic

• Reliable with good team spirit and positive energy

• Ability to think outside the box

• Flexibility to travel once a quarter


If you meet the above requirements and would like to join the Bitstamp story, send your application (your CV and motivational letter) in English by clicking “Apply for this job”.


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