Legal Assistant

  • Alchemy Markets
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 10/07/2024
Full time Administration - Clerical Forex Legal Secretarial

Job Description

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

Alchemy Markets was created to provide institutional service and support to retail traders. Our purpose is to be a trustworthy and reliable broker that can give traders what they deserve - the best. We do this with our offering of global market access, transparent pricing, tight spreads, institutional liquidity and execution, sophisticated trading tools, and a customer support team made up of real people instead of bots.

Just as we empower our customers to reach their full potential, we are always pushing ourselves to be better.

At Alchemy Markets, we are always looking for driven individuals who are passionate about trading and finance. Whether you are an experienced trader, a quantitative researcher, a qualified professional, or a marketing executive, with a love for the industry and a desire to spread the word, we offer exciting opportunities to grow and succeed worldwide.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Alchemy Markets is looking for a Legal Assistant to join our international team of talented individuals.

The successful candidate will be a part of the team focusing on ensuring that our company adheres to legal standards and requirements.

In more detail, the Legal Assistant will be responsible to:

  1. Handle matters related with GDPR compliance (i.e., drafting of required policies and procedures for clients).
  2. Handle requests received from the Commissioner for the Protection of Personal Data.
  3. Draft or review reports or memos (annual or periodic), policies or other procedures of CySEC regulated firms.
  4. Offer expert advice to any types of queries received from CySEC regulated firms.
  5. Draft or review any agreements or any other legal documentation required for the operation of CySEC regulated firms.
  6. Provide legal consultation and/or drafting legal opinions regarding matters raised by CySEC regulated firms.
  7. Plan the internal audit mandates and performing audit visits and/or ad hoc reviews to CySEC regulated firms.
  8. Perform the reviews, assessments and testings required for the performance of the internal audits.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE

  1. Excellent knowledge with practicing law, with significant experience in compliance within the FinTech Industry.
  2. Excellent Knowledge of MiFID II, AML & GDPR legal and regulatory frameworks
  3. Lawyer qualification from the Cyprus Bar Association.
  4. Bachelor Degree in Law. A Master's Degree will be considered as an advantage.
  5. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Greek and English.
  6. Strong understanding of legal and regulatory compliance requirements of the industry.
  7. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  8. Attention to detail and high ethical standards.

Success in this role comes to those who have the industry knowledge and understanding and actively seek opportunities to contribute and make a positive impact.

WE WILL OFFER

The successful candidate will be offered:

  1. Dynamic career growth in a dynamic and fast-growing global company.
  2. Competitive Remuneration Package, including performance based financial rewards, in the form of Performance Bonuses and Employee Stock Options,
  3. Improved Work-Life Balance, in the form of flexibility in working hours,
  4. Enhanced Health and Wellness Programs that include medical Insurance coverage and wellbeing allowance.
  5. Ongoing Development opportunities,
  6. Loyalty Benefits Program,
  7. Birthday Celebrations, including paid time off and a Birthday gift,
  8. Team Bonding Opportunities,
  9. Collaborative and innovative work environment.

Whether you are starting your career or looking to advance it, we offer numerous opportunities to gain hands-on experience, participate in exciting projects, and achieve excellence at every stage.