We are looking for a Legal Counsel with a focus on Corporate Law to be based in our sunny office in Limassol, Cyprus
The Legal Counsel role will strengthen the support provided by the Legal Department to the various departments in Exness. The role will focus on the administration of the Exness group of companies (registered in various jurisdictions), revision/drafting/negotiation of agreements and advising on related corporate and business matters.
We are looking for a lawyer with experience in Corporate Law, including administration of companies, who is commercially oriented and eager to learn and understand our business and the services Exness provides.
Incorporation and maintenance of companies in various jurisdictions
Liaising with external lawyers, agents and service providers for the administration of Group companies
Preparation and revision of corporate and other legal documentation and reviewing and drafting of minutes, resolutions, powers of attorneys, agreements and contracts
Drafting internal legal opinions/memos and advising on corporate, commercial and contract law issues and reviewing vendor relationships
Overseeing the provision of KYC, translation / legal verification of documents
Ensuring maintenance of the legal files of the Company
Ensuring compliance with statutory requirements of various jurisdictions
Arranging board meetings for Group companies and ensuring Group directors are sufficiently informed of corporate matters
Research, anticipate and guard company against legal risks
Other ad-hoc requests as requested from time to time
Minimum 5 years legal experience working in a law firm or other relevant experience
Experience in handling corporate law matters, including administration of companies
Strong project and process management skills
A thorough approach to work and attention to details
A commercial mindset
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English and Greek languages
Holder of at least a University degree in Law (LLB)
Experience working in or with owner led organisations
Experience in the financial services industry
Proficiency in the Russian language
Outstanding conditions for professional growth and development, work in a very fast-paced and challenging environment;
Relocation package for the family and visa support;
Competitive salary based on the candidate's expectations and internal benchmark;
New branded corporate Mini Cooper Countryman S for the relocated employee;
Medical insurance coverage for employees and family members, a company fitness centre for employees and their spouse;
Kindergarten/school compensation program;
Company’s contribution to training & development;
Outstanding offices view;
Result-oriented approach; flexible working conditions;
Corporate employee share scheme for all the employees.
Your application will be reviewed further and you will receive an update in due course if you are shortlisted. Due to the high volume of applicants, we are able to contact only shortlisted candidates at this point in time.
The Exness Group provides services for trading the financial markets.
The Exness Group was founded by a group of like-minded professionals in the area of finance and information technology in 2008.
In the past few years the Exness Group has developed at an impressive rate, and is recognized today as an industry leader. By December 2020, our clients' monthly trading volume reached 673.6 billion USD and our active traders around the world surpassed 145,400. Currently the Exness Group offers a wide range of financial instruments.
Continuous development, guided primarily by the systematic improvement of trading conditions, is the key to the Exness Group's long-term success. We run an extremely customer-centric business, therefore, improving the quality of our services is our top priority.
Our customers enjoy a high level of customer service through our personal and truly international approach. We offer client support in 15 languages, including 24/7 support in English, Chinese, and Thai. We provide traders with: constant improvement, new opportunities to explore the financial markets, and the opportunity to work with a recognized leader in the financial industry.