Senior Legal Counsel

Bitcoin Suisse
 Zug, Switzerland
  •  Full Time
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Buy, sell and earn crypto assets with a regulated Swiss company. The bank guarantee by a state-backed Swiss Cantonal Bank and our audited cold storage solution are some of the reasons why our clients trust us with over CHF 5 billion in cryptocurrencies.

What you can expect from working with us

  • Advising on legal and regulatory aspects related to the provision of crypto financial services
  • Providing end-to-end counseling for our products and services, including drafting and negotiating contracts 
  • Identifying and mapping complex legal and regulatory questions on blockchain technology and providing strategic direction on products and services 
  • Mentoring of Legal Team members and encouraging collaboration between the different divisions and departments  
  • Supporting the international development of the Bitcoin Suisse group entity structure

What we expect from you

  • Minimum Master’s degree in law from a Swiss University or similar educational background
  • Admission to the bar, postgraduate studies (LL.M) or doctorate is desirable
  • Several years of experience as a legal counsel in a FINMA supervised company, a law firma crypto startup- and/or a big four company
  • Solid and profound experience in Swiss financial market regulations  as well as private and corporate law, crypto law” experience is a plus 
  • Able to work under pressure, independently and in a dynamic environment
  • Entrepreneurial, adaptive, critical and outside the box thinking and appreciation of an open feedback-culture
  • Proactively facing the challenges of the distributed-ledger and blockchain technology and eager to find consistent legal and regulatory solutions
  • Able to set priorities in a constantly changing business environment and working within a defined timeline
  • Fluent in German and English, any other language is a plus 

Are you looking for an exciting and challenging job in a dynamic and international environment where you will play a very important role in the success of the company? And is the opportunity to work with leading organizations within the space of crypto finance as well as the opportunity to shape your role and tasks driven by your interests appealing to you?

Please note that for this position only direct applications with a valid working permit for Switzerland will be considered.