Legal Counsel

Location Malta, Europe
Job Type Permanent
Salary Attractive Salary
Reference 31466

A unique opportunity has emerged for a skilled and passionate Legal Counsel to join an established Legal department in an established i-Gaming business. 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 agreements (with a focus on betting and gambling licensing and software service contracts)
  • Responsible for tracking and monitoring contract changes, deliverables, correspondence, maintaining associated documentation, and other duties as may be assigned
  • Assist the Legal team on matters relating to iGaming law
  • Advise the Sales/Account Management teams with regards to negotiations of agreements
  • 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
  • Assist KYC and compliance with queries on any forms, such as Know Your Client forms for banks etc.

Requirements:

  • University degree in Law
  • Bar examination taken and passed
  • Capacity to draft contract templates
  • 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)
  • 3 years+ 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

A great salary and a chance to be an integral part of a growing company is on offer that will operate a hybrid model of working post-restrictions.

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