Overview

In-House Corporate Lawyer Job in Malta.

Position Overview:

As a full-time In-House Corporate Lawyer, the objective is to work alongside the team and advise management, ensuring legal conformity at all times within the Group’s operations and long-term business goals, primarily offering counsel on legal issues whilst facilitating business strategy development.

The successful candidate will be working alongside colleagues in ensuring legal compliance and limiting risk exposure, whilst also having the opportunity to hone their current legal skills in an extremely dynamic commercial environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work as a team with other colleagues in handling day-to-day issues and duties;
  • Correspond with national authorities and foreign third-party lawyers;
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts and agreements with the primary purpose of safeguarding the business objectives within the legal framework;
  • Developing and revising policies, procedures and practices to ensure full legal compliance;
  • Analyse and identify legal risks and implications;
  • Keep abreast of legislative amendments and inform management of changes that may have implications for the Group;
  • Assist with due diligence and KYC processes;
  • Act as GDPR Officer for the Group ensuring the organisation complies with GDPR requirements through regular training, assessments and audits;
  • Other ad-hoc duties cover corporate and legal advisory work.

Requirements:

  • Possession of a law degree and having a warrant to practice law in Malta;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent written and spoken Maltese and English. Knowledge of Italian is considered an asset;
  • Conversant with Microsoft office applications;
  • Overall broad legal knowledge (corporate law, litigation, labor law, etc.);
  • Knowledgeable of legal obligations within the various sectors that affect the business operations;
  • Able to meet tight deadlines under minimal supervision;
  • A self-driven, highly motivated, assertive person;
  • Able to develop legal strategy and objectives;
  • Able to find practical legal solutions to business challenges;
  • Able to anticipate legal issues or risks;
  • Strong problem-solving, presentation, and organizational skills;
  • A high degree of professional ethics and integrity;
  • Excellent judgment and analytical skills.

Written applications including your current C.V. should be sent, in the strictest confidence to: hr@famalcocareers.com

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