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JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE

Corporate Lawyer

SORT DESCRIPTION

 

The Corporate Lawyer shall be responsible for the day-to-day management and legal work primarily of Cyprus companies, as well as companies incorporated in other jurisdictions.

 

 

ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE

 

 

Legal Department

 

KEY FUNCTIONAL AREAS – DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

 

CORPORATE

  • Assisting with the incorporation and day-to-day management of legal entities in Cyprus and foreign jurisdictions, including liaising with the Registrar of Companies and registered agents, as and when required.
  • Liaising with clients, other professional advisers and public / regulatory authorities, as and when required.
  • Preparing, reviewing and executing various legal documents, including directors’ and shareholders’ minutes/ resolutions, Powers of Attorneys, agreements (such as loan agreements, pledge agreements, share-purchase agreements), etc.
  • Assisting clients with matters relating to the abovementioned agreements, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, trusts, etc.
  • Performing legal research and preparing relevant reports.

COMPLIANCE

  • Assisting with transactional compliance matters
  • Assisting with client due diligence for corporate and trust structures.
  • Implementing KYC procedures relating to clients.
  • Ensuring compliance of various legal entities with applicable AML and Data Protection laws / regulations / directives, best corporate practices and internal regulations.
  • Communicating with the clients and associates on regular basis.

CUSTOMER SUPPORT

  • Communicating with clients to receive or provide information required to complete all necessary work in relation to the Legal Department.
  • Providing timely and quality service to clients.

REPORTING

  • Preparing reports for the management or the Department that she/he is assigned to.

OTHER

  • Carrying out any other duties and responsibilities that may be deemed necessary by a Manager of the Department or the Management of the Firm.

 

 

 

 

 

EXPERIENCE & KNOWLEDGE

 

 

  • University Degree in Law (LLB)
  • Cyprus Bar Exams (or similar qualifications) and LLM in Corporate / Commercial Law shall be considered an advantage.
  • Strong knowledge of Company Law is a requirement.
  • Knowledge of Trust Law and IP law will be considered an advantage.
  • 3 – 4 years of relevant experience in a similar role.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint. Word, Outlook) and Quorum.
  • Fluent business level both in Greek and English.
  • Strong organisational, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to take initiative.
  • Proven ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.
  • Professional attitude and appropriate work ethic.

 

 

 

Interested applicants should submit their CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

All applications will be treated as strictly confidential.