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Commercial Lawyer (French speaker)

London, England SW1A 2
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Commercial Lawyer (French Speaker) London, United Kingdom

Are you interested in being part of a market-leading, dynamic and successful global business? Would you like to play a key role in helping to navigate the complexities of European commercial and financial law, while learning something new every day? Join Western Union as a Commercial Lawyer.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

Were a FinTech thats using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. Were a team of over 8,000 people serving 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Relentless pursuit of better

As a valued member of our Business Legal Affairs Team, you will play a key role in providing world-class strategic commercial and regulatory legal advice and support to our money transfer and payments business in France and Benelux region. You will be responsible for drafting, reviewing, and negotiating commercial agreements in respect of new and existing products. You will provide expert, strategic, and creative commercial and regulatory legal advice to business leaders. As part of your role, you will research, analyze and monitor new and existing laws that are relevant to our business in France and Benelux, in coordination with other legal colleagues, and you will help to manage outside counsel wisely. You will be part of a global but closely connected team of hard-working lawyers in an open, diverse, and friendly environment.

For you to be successful in this role, you need to be a qualified Lawyer with around 6-7 years post-qualification experience in delivering strategic business legal support within the financial services industry. For this role, we need you to be fluent in French and English. Ideally, you will have qualified in France or Belgium. However, we will also consider candidates that are EU/UK qualified with fluent business/legal French abilities. You will have gained your experience in a leading law firm, possibly in combination with a role in a corporate legal department. You will be customer-focused, organized, self-driven, collaborative, proactive, and innovative. Previous experience working in a multinational environment and/or with agile working methodologies is also desirable.

Join us, and lets connect the world

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. Its an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If youre ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

Were a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

We are passionate about our diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams, while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran (U.S.) status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws.

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