Paxos' mission is to modernize finance by mobilizing assets at the speed of the internet. Paxos is building a future where all assets--from money to commodities to securities--will be digitized and move instantaneously, 24/7. Settlement risk will cease to exist, so trillions of dollars of trapped capital can go to work in a global, frictionless economy.
The Deputy General Counsel will report directly to the General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer and will manage our inhouse legal team. This is a new position necessitated by Paxos's business growth. We’re moving into new and exciting areas, and we need you!
The Deputy General Counsel will oversee the day-to-day functioning of the legal team and will also work closely with the compliance team. This role will engage proactively with the rest of the company, including the Operations, Product, Engineering, and Finance teams to advance the company’s mission.
The Deputy General Counsel will, among other things:
You should have:
Other than these qualifications, we're hoping to bring someone on board who loves what they do and can't wait to join an amazing team.
In your cover letter, please highlight any regulatory experience, transactional/contract drafting experience, law firm experience, financial industry experience, blockchain/digital assets experience, and tech/startup experience. These are not prerequisites!