Regulatory Counsel – Africa

July 26, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

Binance Nigeria (Onsite or Remote)

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 for people around the world.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Regulatory Counsel – Africa
Location: Onsite or Remote
Job type Full-time
Category: Legal & Compliance

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?


Advising on a variety of regulatory issues, including licensing and a range of other matters pivotal to the company's growth across the region and globally
Drafting and reviewing strategic plans and submissions to regulatory authorities, responding to regulatory enquiries, and help shaping the long-term regulatory strategy
Developing and managing the Africa legal and compliance programme and ongoing regulatory strategy
Anticipating and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of current laws relevant to your own substantive area to provide strategic advice and foster compliance.


Admitted to practice in one or more of the relevant jurisdictions, other common law jurisdictions may also be considered
4-8 years post qualification experience gained in top tier law firms and/or financial institutions 
Experience providing regulatory advice to financial institutions and other businesses including banks, investment managers and payments platforms 
The role will entail primarily non-contentious work but candidates with contentious and disputes background are welcome to apply.

Working at Binance:

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.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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