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In-House, Senior Legal Counsel – Banking and Technology

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Vacancy Title
In-House, Senior Legal Counsel – Banking and Technology
Vacancy Type
Full Time
£50,000 - £60,000 p.a.
Live date
2018-01-17 10:45:00
Closing date

Brand new, exciting opportunity in a leading Fintech company.  

We are looking for an ambitious and dynamic lawyer with expertise in financial FCA regulation, banking and compliance.

This highly sought after position will be responsible for heading up the legal team in a rapidly expanding organisation.  Working closely with the company directors across a diverse and successful business, you will have the knowledge and skills, plus commercial pragmatism, to manage specialist financial and technology work, and forge further relationships in these highly regulated and compliant areas of our business.

The successful individual will manage the entire legal function of our business, providing legal advice and guidance to senior management, as well as helping to manage the day-to-day legal needs which accompany an organisation of our size and ambition.  You will be responsible for developing the individuals within the legal team; supporting them through their qualifications and increasing their capacity, in order for them to support the business effectively across a wide range of products and sectors.

As a leading company within our field, we have a strong brand presence and reputation.  Acting as the guardian for the business, the successful person will enjoy the exposure this role provides.  We require the highest level of professionalism and competency skills when working with external bodies, customers and our suppliers.

To be successful you will need to be diligent, confident and highly adaptable.  To thrive in this fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment you will need to embrace new challenges and opportunities.  You will need to be highly organised, keep accurate and appropriate records and be ahead of the curve when understanding upcoming legislative and commercial opportunities which, will have an impact on our business.

This exciting role, based in Herefordshire, will be part of an accomplished senior management team responsible for enabling the overarching company strategy.

There is a comprehensive job description which provides a clear indication of the importance of the legal arm of our business and the demands of the legal department.   For the right individual, this is a unique and exciting opportunity to enhance your career as an in-house lawyer.

5+ PQE, knowledge of financial regulation, contract, competition, litigation, employment and copyright law would be beneficial.

We are a company committed to equal opportunities 

All roles at allpay Limited are subject to a successful DBS and Credit Check

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