Legal and Compliance Associate

New York, NY

Job Reference #1801

Our client, a growing crypto and fintech firm, is seeking a down to earth Legal and Compliance Associate to join their team.  Open due to growth of the business, this new hire will work closely with all members of the legal and compliance team comprised of over 20 individuals.

Key Points

  • Firm is a leader in financial technology innovations 
  • Unlimited PTO and currently everyone is working remote (with optionality to come in) 
  • Firm offers exceptional benefits and pay all compensation in base (versus base plus bonus) 

Responsibilities

  • Maintain and implement internal compliance policies and procedures 
  • Review contracts, legal documents and other communications
  • Manage and aid in all regulatory filings and submissions
  • Collaborate for regular compliance assessments and reviews 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3-6 years of relevant legal and compliance experience
  • Strong, working knowledge of the financial industry’s regulatory requirements
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment, with a keen sense of prioritizing workload and time sensitive projects; strong attention to detail and organizational skills 
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team
  • Enthusiasm for learning and growing as a compliance professional