Role details

Interim Head Of Legal

Malta   •   £70,000 - £80,000   •  Temporary

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  • Interim Head Of Legal
  • Malta

About Our Client

Our client is looking to recruit an Interim Head Of Legal. Our client is a fast growing company with more than 50 years experience from the gaming industry. The company's Core Business consists of investing and administering shareholdings in companies that, through partners or by themselves, offer games to end users via the internet.

Job Description

Responsible for handling all M&A's of a cross jurisdictional business together with external lawyers. Experience of commercial law, contract drafting, marketing and consumer law, competition law, employment law, IPR, data protection law, and dispute management. Shall manage all corporate law matters together with external counsel. Manage an expanding team of lawyers. Pro-actively provide commercial legal support to the business by assisting the commercial organisation in negotiating contracts with sub-contractors, B2B customers and marketing partners, and drafting and reviewing our consumer facing contracts and policies.

Report to: General Counsel.

The Successful Applicant

For the Interim Head Of Legal role you will need to have a professional law degree (LL.B, LL.M or equivalent) and at least five- seven year's experience from qualified commercial legal work, either at an international law firm or at a company similar to the client's in the IT, gaming or financial services sector. Experience of IT and internet law related issues is needed, while experience from online gaming law is appreciated but not a requirement. Experience in a regulatory environment would also be welcomed, but again not a requirement. Your language skills are very important and we would expect you to be fluent in English, both verbally and in writing, and used to communicating in international business. Also the ability to speak Swedish would be a huge advantage. Ability to travel abroad is required, mainly within Europe. We would be looking for the candidate to start in December/ January , earlier if they could start sooner.

What's on Offer

The level of salary will be commensurate with the level of experience.

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