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Junior Legal Counsel (Maternity Cover)



Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Paysafe Limited (“Paysafe”) (NYSE: PSFE) (PSFE.WS) is a leading payments platform with an extensive track record of serving merchants and consumers in the global entertainment sectors. Its core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet, and online cash solutions. With over 25 years of online payment experience, an annualized transactional volume of $140 billion in 2023, and approximately 3,200 employees located in 12+ countries, Paysafe connects businesses and consumers across 260 payment types in over 40 currencies around the world. Delivered through an integrated platform, Paysafe solutions are geared toward mobile-initiated transactions, real-time analytics and the convergence between brick-and-mortar and online payments.

Further information is available at www.paysafe.com.

What to expect:

  • Providing legal advice with a focus on contract, commercial, corporate and payment services law
  • Active management, drafting, negotiation, review and revision of contracts and terms & conditions
  • Creation, review and revision of template legal agreements and documents to best adapt them to business needs, to mitigate risks, to reflect fair and appropriate limitations on legal liability and to assure compliance with Paysafe policies and applicable legal requirements
  • Collaborating with internal departments to ensure privacy and information security standards
  • Research and provision of guidance on licensing and regulatory developments in the lines of business served by Paysafe
  • Drafting and review of communications with business partners, consumers and public authorities
  • Assisting internal departments and project teams in achieving corporate objectives effectively and in compliance with applicable laws, procedures and policies (e.g., product initiatives, marketing and sponsorships)
  • Collaborating on and leading projects with other departments and functions to ensure compliance due to changes in applicable legal and regulatory requirements
  • Collaborating with and supervision of outside counsel in various jurisdictions
  • Providing support on procurement, intercompany and corporate secretarial matters
  • Active collaboration within the Paysafe legal team

To be successful you need to have:

  • Law degree from a reputable university with a valid certificate of legal capacity (or equivalent); submission to a Bar association is not required
  • 1-3 years of professional legal and commercial experience, at a top-tier law firm and/or in-house legal team, preferably in the payments services industry or other regulated business in the financial space
  • Experience in commercial law, IP/IT law, EU regulations; experience in electronic money and payment services regulations shall be considered an advantage
  • Experience with cross-border transactions and multi-jurisdiction contracts
  • Fluency in English (Proficiency in German B2 level or above shall be considered an advantage)
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Proactive attitude, self-motivation
  • Highly developed analytical skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Results-orientation with a strong sense of responsibility
  • Hands-on mentality and an international mind-set
  • Collaborative working style

We offer in return:

  • The opportunity to write the history of a leading and growing multinational company
  • Tailor-made training and ongoing development to help you enhance your skills in the field of online payments
  • Multiple career progression opportunities in a dynamic in-house business
  • Environment where product expertise, professional and personal commitment are rewarded
  • Competitive remuneration and social benefits package (25 days annual paid leave, health insurance, sports card, team events, company discounts, variety of soft skills, business, and technical training programs)
  • Fun and collaborative working atmosphere
  • Flexible working model by combining working from home with office collaboration days

Are you ready to take your career to the next level? Join our team that is inspired by a unified vision and propelled by passion.

Send your CV in English.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Wondering how our interview process looks like now? Learn more here: https://bit.ly/paysafe_interviews

Equal Employment Opportunity

Paysafe provides equal employment opportunities to all employees, and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination of any type with regard to ethnicity, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other protected characteristics. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of recruitment and employment. If you need any reasonable adjustments please let us know. We will be happy to help and look forward to hearing from you.