Russian Speaking Legal officer (Asset Management) – Limassol

Full Time
  • Career Level Officer
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Industry Legal
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree
Job Description

Advance Career Ltd on behalf of our client an Asset Management organisation is seeking to recruit a Legal Officer;

Responsibilities:
Monitoring and controlling legal risks and timely response to changes in legal environment and legislations implementing the respective systems and controls
Applying working knowledge of the CySEC Rules to the day to day operations of the Company
Ensuring that the policies, documentation and contractual framework of the Company are constantly in line with the current regulatory and compliance requirements and adequately protect the Company’s interests
Draft and review contracts, agreements, briefs, notices, memoranda, circulars, correspondence, orders, reports and other legal forms necessary for keeping the Company in compliance with legislative and regulatory environment;
Provide a high level of quality legal service in a wide range of areas including real estate, insurance, transactions, employment, labor relations and commercial contracts;
Liaising with legal and regulatory advisors of the Company;
Communicating with the CySEC and other regulatory and government bodies on issues and matter relating to activities of the AIFM and AIF;
Advising the Board and top management of the Company on a wide range of legal issues relating to the Company’s activities as well as Company internal matters

Qualifications:
Good knowledge and experience in financial area gaining from major investment firms, bank or law firms with minimum 4-6 PQE
Knowledge of financial products and corporate law applicable to AIF/AIFM
Experience in real estate
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in financial sector and a minimum of 1-year experience in real sector;
Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures;
Knowledge of Cyprus regulatory requirements;
Professional knowledge in drafting legal documents;
Fluent in both Russian and English.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
Ability to analyze and research information;
Energetic, flexible with a positive attitude;
An honest and trustworthy manner;
Ability to take initiative and deliver results in a dynamic environment;
Attentive to detail;
Disciplined and self-motivated;

Benefits:
An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful person