One of our start-up iGaming operator clients in Malta are growing their team and are looking for a
Legal Counsel. As Legal Counsel you will be responsible for ensuring that the company operates according to the highest ethical, legal, and compliance standards. The Legal Counsel will provide legal support and advice across various departments and group entities, reporting directly to the Group Compliance & Regulatory Affairs Director.
Ensure business activities are conducted in conformity with all applicable laws, regulations,
internal policies, and procedures
Responsible for varied contractual reviews, negotiations, and drafting including: Software
licenses, Data Processing Agreements, Payment Services Contracts, Marketing Contracts,
Consulting Agreements, and general terms and conditions, amendments to/extension of
existing contractual arrangements and intragroup contracts
Handling various corporate matters such as share transfers, company incorporation, as
well as drafting/preparation of corporate documentation such as resolutions, MFSA forms,
minutes of board meetings, and ensuring group entities meet various company law
Monitoring, conducting research and advising on legal and regulatory developments in
relevant legal fields in various jurisdictions
Advising the organisation on appropriate intellectual property protection measures,
on commercial, as well as legal, aspects of transactions and negotiating with counterparty
legal, commercial, and procurement
Presentation of legal issues to management together with analysis, options, and
Lead any legal Due Diligence process with the support of the CFO and the Compliance
Assist the board in preparation of legal & compliance documentation, including KYC
documentation, internal and external, with relative constitutive documents for statutory,
legal, and regulatory purposes
Serve in liaison with the Compliance Director, for local and foreign regulators, and legal
bodies as well as maintaining relationships with relevant legal bodies
Maintain a corporate business risk register and assessment in cooperation with the CEO CFO and Compliance Director.
A warranted Lawyer in Malta with legal work experience in the Commercial field
Good knowledge of corporate and commercial law; Gaming laws, employment, and data
protection law considered an asset
Excellent communication skills in English language
Able to work well independently
Great analytical skills
Betting Connections was founded at the beginning of 2010 as a response to an identified demand in the market for a true recruitment consultancy within the iGaming industry.
With dedicated recruitment specialist teams for IT, Multilingual and Gaming Specialists; we pride ourselves on our ability to fully understand the needs of both our clients and candidates, building long term relationships that are mutually beneficial to all. We achieve this by investing the time to get to know candidates and clients on a personal level, and by drawing on our extensive knowledge of both the iGaming and recruitment industries. This highly tailored approach to recruitment ensures that we know exactly what individuals are looking for and allows us to match the correct profile to the correct role, helping employers to grow their companies and individuals to develop their careers.
We operate throughout Europe and all of the major iGaming hubs across the globe, providing support for the industry’s leading operators and suppliers. We are 100% committed to making that perfect match between employers and job seekers across all functions within the industry, ranging from entry level to senior level positions.