Compliance Officer/ Legal Counsel

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£35-45k +bonus
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

A Nottingham based software company are looking to recruit a Compliance Officer/ Legal Counsel to join their in-house legal team.  The successful candidate will have proven experience in data protection, KYC/AML/ATF/FCA/PSR/PCI compliance as well as commercial law, specifically contracts.

Experience in software licensing and technology legal work is highly desirable.  

Other requirements:

  • Risk management and ensuring employer’s and employer’s partners compliance with relevant regulatory processes
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Creativity and the desire for self-development
  • Willingness to learn new things and practice other aspects of law
  • High level of business acumen and a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work with little or no supervision and be results-driven
  • Ability to organise, prioritise and manage deadlines, in a high velocity, rapidly evolving and demanding work environment
  • Experience in working at or with technology companies can be useful
  • Knowledge of Russian language can be useful but not essential

This is a permanent full-time role.