Fintech Legal Counsel ( Contracts )

Riga, Latvia
WHAT YOU'LL BE WORKING ON


 • Contract Drafting and Review: Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of contracts, including service agreements, white label agreements, licensing agreements, partnership agreements, and customer agreements, ensuring legal compliance and risk mitigation.
 • Regulatory Compliance: Stay up-to-date with relevant fintech regulations and laws, and ensure that all fintech products and services comply with applicable legal and regulatory requirements.
 • Risk Assessment: Identify and assess legal risks associated with fintech initiatives and provide strategic advice to mitigate these risks.
 • Dispute Resolution: Assist in resolving legal disputes and regulatory issues related to business operations, including managing external legal counsel when necessary.
 • Documentation Management: Maintain and organise legal documents, contracts, and records related to fintech operations.
 • Legal Research: Conduct research on emerging fintech trends, regulatory changes, and legal precedents to provide proactive legal advice.

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED IN THIS ROLE


 • 3+ years of experience as a lawyer with a focus on fintech or financial services.
 • Strong knowledge of contract and commercial law.
 • Excellent drafting and negotiation skills.
 • Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment.
 • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
 • Exceptional attention to detail.
 • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
 • Experience working in a fintech or technology-driven company.
 • Familiarity with international fintech regulations.

 

WHAT WE OFFER
  • ✨ An opportunity to make something great even greater, you can be the reason why we grow, develop, and become the best fintech company on the market 
  • 🌱 Career prospects - we are young, we have huge ambitions, and it is important that our employees grow with us 
  • 🔥 Work with coworkers who are passionate about their business;
  • 💸 Compensation that will fully correspond to the competence and knowledge, with yearly performance reviews
  • 📖 The opportunity to attend conferences, courses, and professional development at the company's expense ( learning budget - 500 EUR per year ) - we favor the continuous development of our employees;
  • ⚕️ Private health insurance coverage; additional wellness budget;  
  • 🏠 Hybrid type of work  ( if you choose); 
  • 🌴 20 days of vacation time; Latvian bank holidays; Sick leaves; Additional birthday day off; 
  • 🎉 Team building events and corporate parties; 
  • 🏢 Absolutely amazing and cozy office in the historical center of Riga with our own Barista and lots of snacks 🍫🍧🍩🍎🥭🥤;