Head of Legal

Saint Julian's, Malta · Legal

Description

We are expanding and looking for a visionary leader with a strategic business mind-set to join as our new Head of Legal. This is a key role within ComeOn where you will define the vision and strategy for our legal team driving us forward to the next levels.

As Head of Legal you will be accountable for legal advisory and practice through our multinational operation as a Group. This means overseeing a wide range of deliverables with enhanced complexity, related to industry challenges within both law and compliance frameworks. With our ambition to grow our business, establish a global footprint and take associated calculated risks, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with management, commercial and business development teams to take the appropriate measures. You'll also take accountability for supporting and advising our business with drafting, reviewing and negotiating complex legal contracts meeting our diverse needs over multiple territories. What’s more, you will oversee the deliveries of the in-house legal counsel team split between our Malta and Stockholm offices. Being a leader and mentor by nature, you will ensure the development of your team within legal areas as well as in processes, procedures and business thinking.

Being visionary and able to see the bigger picture, you will provide strategic support to long-term objectives with participating in exciting new business and new market activities. You definitely have a never-ending appetite for problem solving, a keen eye for detail, and an excellent understanding of commercial requirements and strategy!


So, what will my day look like?

Since we are constantly appraising new product and territorial expansion opportunities being an embryonic and fast- evolving industry, you will be responsible to carry out research into multi-national regulatory regimes and risk management. This goes hand in hand with regular regulatory and compliance updates to the business as required. As a supportive manager and mentor, you will develop and encourage your team providing guidance, sharing knowledge and advising on best legal practices.

You will be responsible for Corporate law matters, as well as drafting, negotiating and reviewing complex commercial contracts within a multi-jurisdictional scope. Being our expert in the legal field, you will advise marketing, customer services and tech departments on legal requirements applying to content in advertising, promotions, competitions, electronic marketing, data capture, data processing, customer research and analysis.


Requirements

What’s your background?

You bring 6+ years’ experience to the table making you confident with negotiating, drafting and closing complex commercial transactions. You have previously managed teams within a similar e-commerce environment so have been exposed to compliance and regulations and hold a European University Law Degree. You are business-focused by nature, practical and commercial facing, happy and accustomed to working with a significant amount of autonomy. Given your years of experience, you know your way around commercial contracts, litigation, software IP and licensing, and have a genuine interest in business strategy! If you have worked with iGaming or with software IP and licensing, or have been involved in IPO, this would be considered an asset. What’s more if you speak Swedish or have had exposure to this market, this would be considered a great plus!

Here is the team in Malta you will be working alongside:


Benefits

At ComeOn we put a lot of trust in every individual, we know that if we get the tools and space to do what we do best, we will be both happy and deliver great things. This is why we have some of the greatest minds in the industry working here.

Working hard also means that we need to be able to recharge our batteries once in a while, this is the reason why we want our office atmosphere to be relaxed and cosy, come by and challenge us in a game of ping pong or Fifa and if you're not into that, a studio session at the local gym or a cold drink from the fridge on a Friday late afternoon might be your type of melody.

I’m interested, what do I do next?

Waste no time and complete your application expressing your interest and why you want to work for us today, we like individuality so let your personality come through!

Applications might take a few weeks to review so please stay cool. We shall get back to you ;)

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