Senior Corporate Lawyer

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Ref#3649

 

One of the fastest growing professional service firms in Cyprus offering independent, international tax advisory and corporate services, are working with GRS to recruit a Senior Corporate Lawyer for their Nicosia legal division. The successful candidate will be a qualified lawyer with a minimum of 5 years in similar role. This Senior Corporate Lawyer position would be a great career move, in leading a premier service provider who have one of the strongest technical teams on the island. If you have the necessary skills and experience then we look forward to receiving your CV for this Nicosia based, Senior Corporate Lawyer role.
 
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Hands on management of a corporate team of 6 persons, consisting of: 3 Cyprus qualified lawyers, 1 experienced corporate services administrator, and 2 junior corporate administrators.
  • Drafting and reviewing corporate legal documents including Memorandum and Articles of Association, resolutions, minutes, share certificates, Powers of Attorney, etc.
  • Drafting and reviewing corporate and commercial agreements, including Shareholders Agreements, Director’s Service Agreements, Non-Disclosure and Confidentiality Agreements, JV Agreements, Employment Agreements, Sale and Purchase of Property Agreements, Lease agreements, etc.
  • Handling complex corporate transactions, reorganisations and restructurings, including re-domiciliation of companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, banking and finance transactions, etc.
  • Onboarding clients and ensuring compliance with AML/KYC requirements and procedures.
  • Liaising with clients and maintaining strong client relations.
  • Providing high quality legal advice and handling of legal issues pertaining to the firm’s clients.
  • Promoting the firm and taking part in business development initiatives.
  • Liaising with leading international law firms who regularly engage the firm for corporate and commercial legal matters.
  • Attending meetings with clients, in Cyprus and abroad.
 
CANDIDATE PROFILE
  • Qualified Cyprus lawyer.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in a similar role, with sufficient exposure in all areas mentioned above (knowledge of Cyprus tax will be considered a strong advantage).
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Good knowledge of Compliance procedures.
  • Experience with Cyprus IBCs is essential.
  • Strong track record managing legal and non-legal staff.
  • Excellent knowledge of Cyprus Companies Law and practical procedures.
  • Experience in dealing with Registrar of Companies matters.
  • Experience in dealing with corporate litigation matters (Court applications, procedures, etc).
  • Excellent knowledge of the English and Greek languages is essential.
  • Exceptional organisation skills.
  • Fast learner, Self-motivated and career-driven individual.
 
Due to the high volume of applications, we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
 
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Ross Pitman, ross@grsrecruitment.com quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.

 

 

Job Summary
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    2 June 2022
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    Permanent
  • 3649
  • Ross@grsrecruitment.com