Legal Counsel - Banking - Established Fintech Platform

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    SKW1003_1586225433

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-05-07

Your New Company

Our client is a leading fintech platform and one of the virtual banks in Hong Kong. Our client aims to provide innovative financial services by offering consumer financing solutions different from traditional banking services. Due to the rapid expansion of business, our client currently has a new headcount for a Legal Counsel to join their established team of 5 here in Hong Kong.

Your Role

You would be providing a full range of legal, regulatory and compliance advice relating to the daily operation of the business. You would be involved in dealing with financial transactions, managing commercial contracts, advising on financial regulations, as well as overseeing company secretarial matters. You would also work closely with the business and different functions and developing standardised procedures and compliance policies for the firm.

What you will need to succeed

You must be a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with 4+ years PQE. Solid banking / general corporate / FS reg experience obtained from a reputable law firm is highly preferred. Proficiency in Chinese (including cantonese & mandarin) is mandatory for this position.

What you will get in return

The client offers competitive salary package for the right candidate. You would also be working for an entrepreneurial and fast growing company.

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