Job Title: Counsel, Business Legal Affairs – Dubai
Job In Dubai
Company: western union network
Start Date: 2024-01-10
End Date: 2024-03-10
Counsel, Business Legal Affairs – Dubai
Would you like to play a key role in helping a NYSE listed global financial services company navigate commercial and corporate law? Are you ready to unleash your potential in a dynamic organization that is poised to evolve into the next phase of its 172-year history? Join Western Union as a Counsel, Business Legal Affairs.
Western Union powers your pursuit.
Be motivated by our values: Integrity, Respect, Trust & Innovation.
As a qualified attorney with extensive experience in the financial services industry, you’ll play a key role in providing world-class legal advice and oversight for all business units and shared services in the region, in pursuit of delivering the organization’s strategic priorities. Holding a senior position as part of the APAC & Middle East Legal Team, you’ll be assigned primary responsibility for day-to-day legal management of the Middle East, Pakistan & Afghanistan and will be expected to provide timely and commercial legal and regulatory support for BAU operations and new initiatives as well as partnering with business leaders to help shape the strategic direction of the company.
•Work independently as well as cooperatively, as part of a cohesive regional team.
•Execute a variety of tasks, including reviewing, drafting, and negotiating agreements for Consumer Money Transfers (Retail and Digital) and various other Projects and initiatives in coordination with other lawyers, business leaders and internal stakeholders.
•Provide legal advice to business partners and stakeholders across the organization.
•Coordinate with outside counsel.
•Boast superior skills in researching, analyzing and monitoring new and existing laws.
•Stay abreast of current legal issues and advise business and senior leadership on changes to regulatory environments in your jurisdictions of responsibility.
•Drive end-to-end customer value and display a customer-first orientation; and
•Be forward-thinking, adaptable and be able to thrive in a dynamic and high-pressure environment. Application URL