Head of Legal

Company: Alvexo
Job type: Full-time
Industry: Legal

VPR Safe Financial Group Limited (Alvexo), one of the leading Forex companies in Cyprus is seeking to recruit a qualified professional to join our team as a Head of Legal.

The successful candidate must have strong legal and compliance knowledge within the financial services industry.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

·        Drafting, reviewing and providing advice in relation to new and existing contracts between the Company and third parties to ensure the protection of the Company’s interests

·        Ensuring the legality of the Company’s business practices and  the Company’s compliance with applicable rules and regulations

·        Providing legal advice and guidance on matters of commercial and corporate law

·        Drafting written reports to Senior Management and the Board

·        Ensuring the proper implementation and set parameters of Product Governance Requirements of the Company


·        Providing legal assistance to Management and to the legal/compliance team

·        Managing, coordinating and handling complaints and claims

·        Assisting/leading license application processes

·        Communicate and create new business relationships with counterparty banks

·        Developing and implementing policies and procedures in order to meet the requirements of regulatory authorities



Key Skills and Experience:

·        Qualified Lawyer

·        At least two years of professional experience in a similar role

·        Excellent command of the English language, both written and oral

·        Holder of CySEC Advanced certification is a must

·        Excellent communication skills

·        Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

·        Strong work ethic and credibility is a must

The company offers an attractive remuneration package based on qualifications and experience plus excellent opportunities for career development and advancement.


We are located at 1 Agias Fylaxeos Street, KPMG Center, 3025 Limassol.


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