9 Apr 2018

Full-Time SENIOR LEGAL ADVISOR, EE

AdrienneCape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Job Description

Financial services client seeks an Admitted Attorney with 5 years’ experience within financial services industry, to join their team.

Strong legal drafting experience sought and a strong preference to candidates with good financial market legislation knowledge (CISCA, FAIS, FICA, PFA, Companies Act, Income Tax)

 

Cape Town based.

 

Please note that this role is only open to suitably qualified Employment Equity candidates. 

 

The role in a nutshell: To provide professional legal advice and risk management. Mitigate risks, complies with regulatory requirements providing legal advice within the regulations, legal opinions, drafting legal agreements and vetting.  Comment on regulatory and industry forums. Good understanding and working knowledge of the CISCA, Pension Funds Act, Income Tax Act, FAIS, FICA and Companies Act. Ability to interpret this legislation and make recommendations to business. Provide solutions to risks by taking the appropriate steps to mitigate legal risk, identifying legal risks and reporting risks as required. Additional info available on application.

 

Qualifications & experience required:

  • Minimum of LLB and Admitted Attorney
  • Minimum of 5 -7 years’ experience as a legal advisor experience with previous
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of investment regulations such as CISCA, PFA, Income Tax Act, FAIS, FICA, Companies Act.
  • Good stakeholder engagement skills and ability to build good working relationships
  • Excellent drafting experience essential
  • Ability to interpret legislation and make recommendations taking into account business requirements
  • Good knowledge and understanding of financial services industry and financial instruments

 

How to Apply

To find out more or apply either apply here or please forward your CV to adrienne@candidateconnect.co.za or drop me a line for a confidential chat.

Please note that if you have not received a response within 2 weeks of your application, please consider it as unsuccessful for this particular role – thank you.

Job Categories: Legal. Job Types: Full-Time.

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