An excellent opportunity has arisen to work in the dynamic technology sector within a global fast paced ambitious business which has a world renowned client base.
As Senior Legal Counsel, EMEA, you will join the expanding legal team supporting the business activities of KX mainly focused in EMEA. Your main objective will be to protect the commercial interests of the business. Your experience will include a high level of proficiency when it comes to drafting, reviewing and negotiating a range of complex technology contracts and agreements. The role will be multi disciplinary and you may also be the first port of call for any other legal related issues such as working across diverse matters including disputes, regulatory & compliance, exports, competition, security and privacy – so be prepared to be flexible.
You will be a qualified solicitor / lawyer and the suggested minimum level of experience for this role is 8yrs+ PQE.
You will be required to be a self-starter however you will have the ability to build a team around you. You will have a natural curiosity to dig into the business and the industry. You are agile, highly organised and have the skills, drive and flexibility to support a leading technology company that is changing the world, facing cutting-edge legal issues and organisational challenges on multiple fronts. You will also be required to be a problem solver. When faced with the need to ‘push-back’, you can present solutions to the business.
At FD, you will embark upon a career with life-long learning at its core, facilitating rapid professional and personal development and the opportunity to design your own path. We support a variety of external training courses and accreditations and are truly passionate about our Mentor Program, through which our senior colleagues generously set aside personal time to coach and support others in their career progression.
We are delighted to have several active internal networks, social committees, and charity initiatives, designed with the intention of meeting the holistic needs of our employees and giving back to our communities.
Our employees are rewarded with numerous benefits as part of their employment, including:
FD Technologies plc (FD) is a leading software and services company, with world-leading intellectual property in ultra-high-performance analytics (KX) across industries, and extensive domain expertise and capabilities in capital markets systems and technology (managed services and consulting).
KX technology is designed to capture and analyze data to make real-time decisions in a world where data volumes generated by markets and machines are increasing exponentially, and existing technologies fail due to technological or commercial limitations.
KX is widely adopted throughout the financial industry and is poised for accelerated growth across high-tech manufacturing, automotive, oil and gas, utilities, and telecommunications.
First Derivative provides a range of managed services and consulting worldwide to its clients in the capital markets sector, including many of the world’s leading banks, focused on supporting mission-critical systems as well as helping them to achieve and maintain regulatory compliance.