TransferWise is the clever new way to move money between countries. Co-founded by Skype’s first employee and backed by some of planet's most experienced innovators, including Sir Richard Branson and PayPal founder Peter Thiel, we're disrupting the old word of banks and taking down a gazillion dollar industry in the process.
We are looking for a powerhouse Corporate Counsel to join our growing Legal Team and help take the Company to the next level. With a high degree of autonomy, you’ll be helping our Business and EU Teams and responsible for a wide range of commercial and compliance matters.
Our ideal candidate
We are looking for someone passionate about payments, fintech or finance and with an eye on the future. You should have:
What the role will entail
You will undertake a wide range of legal matters relating to our day to day and strategic initiatives. Alongside a primary focus on the Business and EU teams and products, you will also provide support on international matters. Some of the key responsibilities are:
This is a full-time position with our growing team in our awesome new Shoreditch office. Our benefits include:
If you think you’ve got what it takes, come help us build a beautiful future of money without borders!
To meet our regulatory obligations as a licensed financial services company, TransferWise needs to take background checks on all new hires, which may include Criminal and Credit checks. Please discuss with the Recruiter if you have any concerns regarding this process.
We want to make sure that our recruitment process is accessible to everyone. So if you need any reasonable adjustments – at any point in the process – we’ll do our best to help. Just let us know what you need on your application form, or drop us an email. You might need a reasonable adjustment if you’ve got a disability. Or maybe you live overseas, and you’d prefer to meet us over Skype.
We’re not a bank. Not even close. In fact, we’re pretty much the opposite. We’re flipping a gazillion dollar industry on its head. And we’re looking for revolutionaries.