Legal Counsel

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  26 Apr, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-53360

Job Description

A unique opportunity has emerged for a skilled and passionate Legal Counsel to join our Legal department. The right candidate will play an important part of a team which handles a lot of interesting and challenging projects for many different stakeholders.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support with regards to international and commercial contracts and subcontracts in accordance with company policies and procedures, applicable laws, and customer requirements
  • Draft and/or amend contracts and agreements (with a focus on betting and gambling licensing and software service contracts)
  • Responsible for tracking and monitoring contract changes, deliverables, correspondence and risks, maintaining associated documentation, advising on contract risk and issues, and other duties as may be assigned
  • Insure that all compliance and licensing procedures are respected
  • Assist the Legal team on matters relating to iGaming law
  • Advise the Account Management team with regards to negotiations of agreements and achieving licenses processes with customers
  • Support all internal stakeholders on a continuous basis with issues concerning iGaming industry specific regulations, procurement or human resources.
  • Advisory on contract risks/issues, contract implementation, contract compliance
  • Handle all KYC (Know Your Client) forms and compliance requests and rules.

Requirements:

  • University degree in Law
  • Bar examination taken and passed
  • Experience as a Compliance Officer is an asset
  • Experience with compliance and internal control procedures and frameworks as e.g. COSO is desirable
  • Capacity to write, research and develop processes and procedures
  • Understanding of legal landscapes in the field of iGaming is an advantage although not compulsory
  • Availability to travel abroad if needed
  • Fluency in English, including legal English
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office applications (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in the contract management legal field
  • Be meticulous and motivated
  • Be able to work on own initiative and to provide pragmatic solutions against tight time-frames
  • Be able to communicate internally and externally at all levels
  • Detail-oriented, organised, flexible
  • Ability to work in multicultural environment
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Independent and able to make decisions
  • Analytical thinking (solution driven)
  • Highly structured
  • Diplomatic skills while having the ability to put forward your ideas and take decisions
  • Ability to perform under pressure
  • Comfortable in a complex and changing business environment

Perks & Benefits

  • Private medical insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Daily catered lunch
  • Gym membership
  • Internal and external training
  • Team activities, Friday bars, summer party and Christmas party (we like to ‘work hard, party harder’)
  • Fruits Wednesday
  • Weekly incentives (breakfast, smoothies, doughnuts, salad bar, etc)
  • Massage at work
  • Anniversary gifts
  • Company discounts