Counsel, Regulatory Investigations Vacancy at Sunvait Network Limited (SNL)
Posted: 04/Apr/2018
Sunvait Network Limited (SNL) is an innovative digital solutions and retail company based in Nigeria. We’re an experienced team with nearly 10 years in the IT industry, available 24/7 for digital solutions that help your business reach more Africans. Our ultimate goal is to reach the underserved mass market segment (the so-called bottom of the pyramid) of the population, as this demography has the largest and fastest-growing demand for day-to-day services in Africa. There are millions of potential transactions that simply need the right channels to complete. 

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below: 

Job Title: Counsel, Regulatory Investigations

Location: 
Lagos

Job Description
  • As Corporate Counsel at Sunvait Network Ltd, you work on the most exciting legal issues as disruptive technological innovations require creative and proactive legal guidance.
  • You're part of a whip-smart group of in-house lawyers and the projects and cases you take on challenge you to think big and differently. You are collaborative -- ready to partner in initiatives that influence all aspects of the business and work with Sunvait Network Ltd from all over the company. law forward as well.
  • As Regulatory Counsel at Sunvait Network Ltd, you will work on a dynamic team dedicated to overseeing complex internal investigations and regulatory inquiries involving our products and businesses around the world.
  • Typically these investigations vary in focus, and could involve allegations of fraud or corruption, international trade, political activities, data security and privacy, and other areas of potential corporate liability.
  • You’ll partner with other Legal, Product and Engineering teams involved in conducting investigations, including by developing best practices for conducting investigations, training, tracking and monitoring regulatory inquiries and investigations, and responding to matters involving heightened risk.
  • You're part of a whip-smart group of in-house lawyers and the projects and cases you take on challenge you to think big and differently.
  • You are collaborative -- ready to partner in initiatives that influence all aspects of the business and work with Sunvait Network Ltdrs from all over the company.

Responsibilities

  • Assess and respond to complex regulatory inquiries and investigations involving our products and businesses around the world.
  • Support other Legal, Product and Engineering teams involved in conducting investigations, including by developing best practices for conducting investigations, training, tracking and monitoring regulatory inquiries and investigations, and responding to matters involving heightened risk.
  • Work with Product, Engineering and Compliance teams proactively to advise them of regulatory risk.
Requirements
Minimum qualifications:
  • Degree.
  • 7 years broad-based regulatory and corporate investigations experience.
  • Leadership and management of regulatory and corporate investigations experience.
  • Admitted to the bar in which the role is located in and in good standing or otherwise authorized to practice law (e.g., have registered in-house status) in the state in which the role is located.
Preferred qualifications:
  • 10 years broad-based experience with regulatory and corporate investigations, including strategically addressing, minimizing and avoiding regulatory risk.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage cross-functional projects.
  • Enthusiastic and collaborative.
Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online