|Reference:||Senior Corporate Lawyer|
|Job Title:||Senior Corporate Lawyer Director of Legal Services - Nicosia|
Our client is an independent, international tax advisory and corporate services firm.
Over the past few years they are among the fastest growing professional services providers in Cyprus. They are acknowledged as the premier service provider in the field as a result of having one of the strongest technical teams on the island, adopting a service-minded approach unseen among most of their competitors, and being the most cost efficient tier-1 provider in Cyprus.
Their affiliate law firm is now searching for a high calibre, career driven individual to assume the role of Director of Legal Services.
They offer excellent opportunities to receive professional training both in Cyprus and abroad and a key role in a small, rapidly growing team.
The position is a senior role offering an excellent executive package
Base salary between €70,000 and €100,000 per annum, a profit sharing scheme, and benefits, will be awarded to the successful candidate. Potentially the base salary could be doubled with profit share.
The Ideal Candidate
Ideally you should currently be a manager, senior manager, head of department, or even salaried partner of a Tier 1 law firm
Qualified Cyprus lawyer.
Minimum of five years experience in a similar role, with sufficient exposure in all areas mentioned (knowledge of Cyprus tax will be considered a strong advantage).
Experience with Cyprus IBCs is essential.
Strong track record managing legal and non-legal staff.
Excellent practical knowledge of Cyprus Companies Law.
Excellent knowledge of the English and Greek languages is essential.
Fast learner, motivated to expand their knowledge.
Exceptional organization skills.
Self motivated and career-driven.
Be overall responsible for the Legal and Corporate Services departments.
Manage a team of 8 persons, consisting of: 3 Cyprus qualified lawyers, 2 experienced corporate services administrators, 1 junior administrator, and 2 UK qualified accountants with significant corporate services experience with the BIG4.
Liaise with leading international law firms who regularly engage us for legal, tax, and corporate structuring matters.
Handle client meetings, in Cyprus and abroad.
Take lead in legal engagements such as EU cross border mergers, drafting of shareholder agreements, Cyprus International Trust related work etc.
Overall responsible for the immigration initiative of the Group, including provision of Citizenship by Investment services to third country nationals.
Actively participate in the marketing initiative of the Group, including delivering seminars abroad, preparing potential client proposals, attending conferences and meeting campaigns abroad and more.