Assign Legal - Regulatory & Compliance Counsel

Support research operations, corporate governance and product development with a particular focus on the EU;

  • Participate in activities in conjunction with General Counsel and other lawyers to design and enforce processes to ensure the highest legal standards are maintained across the business;

  • Devise and implement an EMEA compliance programme;

  • Engage with relevant authorities on regulatory and competition matters at both the national and EU level;

  • Implementation of our client’s Business Ethics, Standards of Business Conduct and anti-bribery codes and programmes;

  • Advise on and provide solutions to areas of legal risk to the business.

  • Additional advices in the area of employment law, data protection, commercial contacts and IT may be sought from time to time;

The Person

  • A qualified ambitious lawyer with at least 2 years experience of the common law system and knowledge of the civil law system;

  • Experience as a compliance and regulatory lawyer either in-house or in a commercial law practice;

  • A team player;

  • Excellent drafting and negotiation skills;

  • Proficient communicator with good commercial sense;

  • Knowledge of and fluency in a second European language a distinct advantage;

  • Good academics to LLM level and or specialist diplomas also an advantage.

To apply for this position please send your CV in strict confidence to info@assign.ie or for a confidential discussion telephone us on (01) 910 6921 or (01) 910 6927.