Head of Legal - Job ID: 00093

  • Ceek Recruitment Solutions
  • Malta
  • Apr 06, 2020
Full time Finance Jobs Legal Jobs

Job Description

Job Description

Do you have excellent leadership and negotiation skills together with a strong Law background? A leading mid-tier audit, tax and advisory firm is seeking a Head of Legal to run their legal department. The chosen candidate will manage and oversee a team of lawyers within the International Client Services Department.

What is expected of you?

  • Managing and leading a team of lawyers
  • Advise internal departments on day-to-day issues, covering a number of factors, such as; employment law, data protection, regulatory matters etc.
  • The legal budget management, cross-border business
  • Litigation management, such as attending court sittings on behalf the company and appointing a judicial representative of the organization
  • Contributing to the business’s strategy and decision making processes alongside department leaders advising the firm on legal and corporate matters
  • Mentoring and training staff within the legal team
  • Developing new service lines and implementing best practice in service delivery

What are you expected to bring?

  • A  Law degree
  • A minimum of 7 years’ work experience within the legal sector
  • A strong legal, corporate or the financial services background
  • Proficiency of MS Word and Excel
  • Be highly meticulous and organized
  • Good leadership skills and the ability to work towards a unified direction
  • Good problem-solving skills, and be a result and service-driven individual
  • Proactive, detail-oriented and multitasking attitude
  • Can inspire trust and confidence in others

What’s in it for you?

  • An attractive financial package
  • Fantastic development opportunities
  • Professional and progressive environment