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Legal Counsel

Full-time | Limassol, Cyprus
Who we Are
Tickmill is a global group of companies, offering trading services with a prime focus on Futures, Options and CFDs on Forex, Stock Indices, Commodities and Bonds. Regulated in the United Kingdom by the FCA, in Cyprus by CySec and in the Seychelles by the FSA, we provide first-class products and services, catering to the needs of the most sophisticated retail and institutional clients around the world.

We take pride in being one of the fastest-growing brokers in the world processing monthly more than 8 million client trades, while our monthly average trading volume is over $125 billion.

Our multilingual staff consist of highly qualified experts from all Continents. We value the talent and input of our team members and keep their motivation at the heart of our strategy. This includes highly competitive motivation packages, work-related travelling and regular team events around the world.

What your job will look like
We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced individual for the position of In-house Legal Counsel.

The successful candidate will be responsible for advising and assisting the Group Management and the Company’s Board of Directors on a variety of legal and compliance related matters, as well as drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of contracts, communications with suppliers and customers, authorities and other stakeholders.
Responsibilities:
  1. Overseeing new licensing activities globally from a legal and compliance perspective.
  2. Ensuring the legality of the Company’s business practices in all legal entities, with applicable rules and regulations.
  3. Advising on contract status, legal risks, and the legal liabilities associated with different deals.
  4. Advising executives on all legal matters within the Company.
  5. Researching and anticipating unique legal issues that could impact the Company and safeguarding the Company against legal risks.
  6. Providing legal support and training to the Company on legal topics.
  7. Working alongside other departments within the Company.
Requirements:
  1. Legal degree from a recognized university.
  2. 5+ years of relevant experience in the Financial services or other related industry
  3. Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures, including laws in the fields of contract, commercial transactions and negotiation processes for both domestic and cross-border transactions.
  4. Member of a relevant Society and regulated by relevant Authority
  5. Problem solving attitude with strong interpersonal skills, along with the ability to communicate effectively and influence others at all levels, both internally and externally
  6. Strong negotiating skills with both legal and financial/commercial issues
  7. Ability to work independently
  8. Ability to perform well in a dynamic and a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines
  9. Strong Derivatives experience
  10. Willingness to travel abroad on a regular basis.
  11. Excellent command of the English Language both written and oral
Benefits:
  1. A Unique opportunity for career in a global, fast growing company with an international team of skilled colleagues.
  2. There will be travel opportunities.
  3. Attractive Compensation package based on qualifications and experience.
  4. Modern and professional work environment in a modern yet cosy office in the city.
  5. Participate in the “Employee Training & Development program”.
  6. Free Gym for all employees of Tickmill at the Marina “Sanctum Spa & Fitness”.
  7. Medical Insurance Cover from 1st day of induction, which includes Dental Care, etc.
  8. 13th Salary.
Interested in this position? Forward your CV to careers@tickmill.com
*Due to the great number of applications we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.