Legal & Regulatory Counsel - Long term contract

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £90000 - £110000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Penny Parker

  • Contact email:

    pennyparker@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    1229732PP_1603208721

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-19

  • Consultant:

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A leading fintech and payments business is currently looking to recruit a talented regulatory and payments lawyer to join their London based team on a long term maternity contract. 12 months plus.

Reporting directly to the head of the team you will be involved in:

  • Reviewing and advising the business on applicable e-money and payment services regulation and regulatory guidance.
  • Proactive and reactive communication with domestic, European and international regulators and public authorities.
  • Co-ordination/support of cross-functional implementation programmes in respect of key regulatory changes.
  • Horizon-scanning of global legal & regulatory developments in the areas of payments (PSD2, 2EMD, 5AMLD), gambling, FX and cryptocurrency.
  • Supporting, managing and developing other members of the Regulatory Team.

Ideally you will be a UK or Common Law qualified solicitor with at least 6 years PQE in the areas of regulatory or payments law. You will also ideally experienced in providing commercially-focused regulatory advice and providing managerial-level support to junior colleagues.

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