Full Time

Product Legal Counsel

Posted 1 month ago
Application ends: November 20, 2021
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Job Description

Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.

Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?

Responsibilities

  • Take charge of Binance’s legal needs and obligations for full product life-cycles (i.e. design, launch, ongoing advisory, etc.).
  • Ensure product compliance with relevant regulations across multiple jurisdictions, including managing and working hand-in-hand with external counsel and/or Binance’s Compliance team on matters such as licensing and approval applications, compliance requirements (i.e., AML/CFT) and other related topics.
  • Work with and advise cross functional teams (e.g. Marketing, Business Development, Customer Support) to drive user acquisition and retention.
  • Keep up-to-date with industry/market trends and research on product centric regulatory issues.
  • Draft, amend, negotiate existing or new product centric commercial contracts.
  • Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Anticipate new ideas and identify legal obligations for Binance as the business goes about the end-to-end planning and execution process for products on Binance’s ecosystem.

Requirements

  • Candidate should have relevant legal experience advising on technology and/or financial products at a fintech company or financial institution.
  • 5-8 years PQE with at least 3 years in an in-house environment.
  • Exposure and keen interest for crypto assets will be highly advantageous.
  • Familiarity with global business and consumer financial laws.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross functional business teams and maintain relationships with the necessary regulatory and compliance stakeholders.

Conditions

  • Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry
  • Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
  • International work environment and flat organisation
  • Great career development opportunities in a growing company
  • Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours, Casual work attire