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General Counsel

Come Build the Future of Investing

We are a group of scientists, technologists, and makers building a fintech startup with an insanely quantitative approach to investing. Our tight-knit team is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with a sizeable presence in Budapest, Hungary, and is spearheaded by a tech industry veteran CEO who has led multiple companies from foundation through IPO. 

 

About the Role

We are looking for a General Counsel to be the foundational member of our legal team at NDVR, Inc. As GC, you’ll be covering a breadth of legal challenges straddling both the Finance and Technology sector. You’d be expected to partner externally with regulatory bodies and internally with leadership across Product & Engineering, Finance, Compliance and Business Operations on a daily basis. You will play a key role in how we innovate and redefine the wealth management space, as well as be responsible for building out a larger core legal team to serve the company over time.

 

What You’ll Do

  • Know and understand the regulatory framework for financial institutions
  • Integrate yourself into the day-to-day operations, providing expert legal, business, and strategic advice to management
  • Bring deep knowledge of financial services regulations
  • Ensure compliance with applicable U.S. and International laws and regulations
  • Act as a business partner
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for corporate law and corporate governance issues, including investment-related communications
  • Develop, revise, update and maintain the master service, non-disclosure, and other standard form agreements; perform regular internal reviews of existing legacy contracts and ensuring legal and policy compliance
  • Handle a wide range of legal requests and coordinate closely with colleagues to ensure delivery of smart, practical advice

 

Our Ideal Candidate 

  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school
  • Proven general counseling experience in all facets of business, including but not limited to; compliance, finance, tax, and operations
  • 10+ years experience working in regulated financial services, large law firm experience a plus
  • A comprehensive understanding of laws and regulations relating to registered investment advisers and broker-dealers (e.g., Investment Advisers Act of 1940, Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Commodities Exchange Act and FINRA rules)
  • Ability to develop legal strategy and objectives
  • Excellent judgement and analytical skills

 

What We Offer 

Opportunity to join a well-funded, early-stage fintech startup. You’ll have a chance to collaborate alongside a brilliant team, full autonomy to own your impact on the company and grow your skills in a culture that promotes professional development. We offer comprehensive health & dental plan, unlimited PTO, a flexible work schedule, competitive pay with equity, paid parental leave & more.

 

NDVR, Inc. is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. 

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