Legal & Compliance Counsel | Dubai | 30,000-35,000AED

Job Reference:

AP116

Type of Job:

Permanent

Sector:

Investment Management

Package:

30,000AED- 35,000AED per month + Benefits + Bonus

Location:

Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

A dynamic international Investment firm is looking to hire a talented and dynamic lawyer for their MEA hub in the DIFC, Dubai. Reporting to the General Counsel directly, the new Legal & Compliance counsel will take on varied in-house tasks.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Advising the business on day to day legal matters.

  • Dealing with commercial legal work such as reviewing and drafting a diverse range of contracts and agreements (such as NDAs, software licenses, term sheets).

  • Dealing with corporate secretarial requirements (drafting/reviewing minutes, establishment of SPVs)

  • Dealing with various associated legal forms & submissions

  • Assisting the General Counsel with corporate transactions as and when needed.

  • Assisting the General Counsel with Asset Management and investment related legal matters.

  • Taking responsibility for the firm’s investment compliance matters, including regulatory compliance and KYC requests

Education/Experience Required:

To be considered for this position, candidates should meet the following criteria:

  • Qualified Lawyer OR minimum LLB, Bachelors of Law Degree.

  • 3-5 years experience

  • The candidate should have had good legal training, preferably within private practice or an in-house role within a professional services organisation or investment firm

  • Compliance experience is essential, investment compliance is preferre

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Job Reference:

AP116

Published Date:

26 January 2021, 00:00:00