Legal & Compliance Associate at Seedrs

We are looking for a Legal & Compliance Associate who will support and develop the Seedrs Legal & Compliance Team. You'll work with all areas of the business to help ensure that Seedrs complies with applicable laws and regulations.

What you'll do:

  • Assess compliance with the Firm's legal and regulatory obligations across a wide range of topics such as MiFID II and data protection and advise key stakeholders accordingly
  • Day-to-day handing of legal and regulatory operations relating to the secondary market, outsourcing, and complaints handling
  • Performing legal research on various matters affecting the business
  • Support the Firm’s anti-money laundering and other financial crime prevention processes
  • Provide training to staff on legal and compliance-related matters
  • Engage on government and other policy matters related to crowdfunding

What we're looking for:

  • A qualified lawyer (1 PQE+) with experience working in the financial services, regulatory, or corporate sector, or an experienced paralegal
  • Excellent analytical skills supported by good business judgment
  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to juggle multiple projects at any given time
  • Fluent English and excellent writing ability
  • Comfortable working with numbers
  • Able to use initiative, a good attitude, and a willingness to learn, listen and apply knowledge
  • The ability to respect and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Genuine interest in FinTech and an enthusiasm for the changing landscape of alternative finance

Salary and benefits:

  • You'll be working for one of the hottest startups in Europe with a top notch team. We don't compromise when it comes to hiring.
  • Employee share options.
  • 25 days annual leave.
  • Buy and sell holiday benefit.
  • Subsidised gym membership.
  • Professional development.
  • Lunch and learn sessions.
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity/adoption pay.
  • Team socials.
  • Great offices with free fruit and coffee!