Senior Corporate Counsel

Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the

Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.
Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?

Responsibilities

    • Drive the development and implementation of Binance’s legal and business strategy.
    • Assist in transactional activities including M&A, restructuring and joint ventures in EMEA jurisdiction.
    • Assist in the negotiation of contracts for business lines, support transactional and corporate governance initiatives.
    • Take charge of external communication on legal matters – i.e negotiation processes with external parties.
    • Provide risk assessment and suggestions to enhance business value.
    • Partner with cross-functional and regional teams to provide support on legal matters.
    • Identify legal framework developments, align and promote consistency of approach in legal matters between internal stakeholders.
    • Take prudent risks within the context of Binance’s overall business, advise and implement solutions to address issues identified.

Requirements

    • Only applicants based in the UK need apply.
    • Qualified lawyer of a common wealth jurisdiction or in one of Europe’s jurisdictions.
    • Trained in a reputable law firm within the corporate practice with a transactional focus, i.e. M&A/Private Equity/Venture Capital.
    • Minimum of 8 years of post qualification experience.
    • Restructuring and Fund Raising experience is required.
    • Possesses solid legal technical expertise as well as sound business and people judgement.
    • Excellent legal drafting and interpretation skills.
Conditions
  • Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry
  • Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
  • International work environment and flat organisation
  • Great career development opportunities in a growing company
  • Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours, Casual work attire