Legal Counsel

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At Tink, we’re creating the foundations that a new world of finance will be built on. By constantly challenging ourselves to go further and do better, we’re developing the ground-breaking services that businesses will use, to revolutionise the way millions of people manage their money. The world of financial services is changing fast, and we will continue to be at the forefront of it.

 


 

This is a very rare opportunity to join a dynamic and fast growing business, with a smart and high-performing legal team, in a developing technology and service industry - open banking. At Tink, the legal team innovates and breaks new ground all the time due to our disruptive range of products. To thrive in our team you must be creative and action-oriented as well as down-to-earth and enjoy having fun with your colleagues at work. You need to be smart, ambitious and always try your best.

We’re looking for a proactive, dedicated Legal Counsel with excellent legal skills to join our team. As Legal Counsel at Tink, you will work closely with colleagues in many different teams, making it essential that you are business-oriented and able to provide practical and actionable advice in a user friendly way. Excellent communication skills and a cooperative mind set aimed at adding value to Tink’s business will be very important. In close collaboration with Tink’s General Counsel and the other lawyers you will contribute to the development of Tink’s legal function.


Responsibilities

Legal focus areas will include commercial contracts and regulatory frameworks, primarily within payment services, data privacy, anti-money laundering, consumer protection, and marketing. Responsibilities will include:

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating various customer and supplier contracts, with focus on so called PaaS/SaaS;
  • Supporting the organisation with drafting and reviewing various other legal agreements, and corporate and regulatory documents and filings;
  • Providing practical legal advice and training to your colleagues;
  • Supporting the development and maintenance of Tink’s corporate and regulatory compliance programs, in cooperation with the Compliance team;
  • In particular supporting the company’s efforts within data governance and data compliance;
  • Continuously developing and improving internal legal operations and processes; and
  • Monitoring legal and regulatory trends and analysing their impact on Tink and the fintech, finance and banking sectors.


Required qualifications

  • Master of Laws from a reputable university or law school
  • At least three years’ experience as in-house legal counsel and/or from a top-tier corporate law firm
  • Excellent commercial contracts experience, preferably within PaaS/SaaS
  • Basic understanding of regulatory law and compliance
  • Excellent level in English, written and verbal (other major European languages would be considered a plus)
  • Experience from tech and PaaS/SaaS providers is meriting



Life at Tink

In an environment that’s filled with skilled and creative colleagues, and a culture that encourages people to make their ideas happen, you can have an impact like nowhere else. We all help each other to build new skills and best practices through the diversity of our backgrounds and opinions – while having a lot of fun in the process. Do you want to be part of our story and join one of the leading fintechs in Europe?

We're looking forward to your application!

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The values that guide us

Not everyone can be everything all the time, but we all do everything we can to live our values - because that's how we keep pushing the envelope. 

Challenging: We are here to challenge the industry as well as ourselves.

Exceptional: We always strive to be the best version of ourselves.

Sincere: We are true in our actions and say what we believe.

Responsible: We step up, take initiatives and make things happen.

Friendly: We are in this together, we are one team.

 

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