Legal Officer

Malta

An opportunity for a Legal Officer is currently available with a highly reputable medium sized organisation in financial services.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing assistance internally in relation to legal matters;
  • Supporting the department in all matters having an international dimension;
  • Assisting  in the negotiation and drafting of contracts and memorandum;
  • Liaising with government departments and agencies, other authorities and private entities on legal issues that may arise from time to time;
  • Assisting the Compliance department in relation to compliance matters;
  • Assisting in the transposition of EU Directives and the drafting of laws, implementing procedures and guidance;
  • Keeping abreast of current and new local and international developments on prevention of money laundering and financing of terrorism;
  • Any other duties that may be required for the smooth running of the department.

Education & Experience:

  • You must be a Warranted Lawyer, recognised locally;
  • You must be well-versed in the laws that govern the prevention of money laundering and financing of terrorism in Malta and the international standards and EU legislation in the area;
  • Sound knowledge of the relevant EU Directives;
  • A minimum of 1 year previous local experience in a similar role within the financial services industry is a must.

Skills:

  • Highly organised
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Fluency in Maltese & English

 

Given the current situation, kindly note that we are experiencing some delays from employers in their recruitment plans.  However, rest assured we are working closely with them to make sure we create the relevant pipeline of candidates for when the time is right.  Should you be interested in this vacancy, we encourage you to apply above and would like to thank you in advance for your time, patience and understanding throughout this recruitment process.


  • Primary job focus
    Legal
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Experienced
  • Employer industry
    Public Sector
  • Languages
    English, Maltese

Legal Jobs in Malta consist of individuals engaged in the practice of law who provide expert advice to private and commercial clients. Legal jobs within this sector include administration, civil law, commercial law, compliance, corporate intellectual property, employment law, family law, maritime & aviation, tax law and technology law roles.

  • Job Reference
    XB005
  • Closing Date
    08/06/2020
  • Date Published
    07/04/2020
  • Status
    Processing

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