We believe that Africa is the new frontier of financial opportunity. Our mission is to build the API infrastructure to connect all of Africa to the rest of the world.
Fliqpay Fincra is a cross-border payment infrastructure for financial institutions, fintechs and global businesses to make and receive payments across Africa and the rest of the world. Our platform and APIs help our customers; make payouts to bank accounts and mobile money wallets, instantly settle FX payments at the cheapest exchange rates, receive payments, operate multi-currency wallets.
We are a Techstars '20 alumni building a team of rockstars, builders, and people who are obsessed about making a difference with the quality of their work. Our people are our greatest assets and competitive advantage and we treat them with this understanding.
Reporting Line- COO
🚀 What You’ll Be Expected To Do At
Your daily adventures will include:
This role will be responsible for ensuring that Fliqpay Fincra is fully compliant with all regulatory requirements such as CBN, CAC, NDIC etc
Reviewing contracts, manage regulatory and compliance-related services
Prepare and review agreements, MOU, and other related documents
In case of lawsuits, investigating the cause of the litigation, collecting evidence that is permissible in the court of law, and preparing all the groundwork required to fight the case
Ensuring that all the licenses, agreements and permits of the company are valid and renewing legal contracts before it lapses
Ensuring documentation of all legal documents of the company to maintain confidentiality
Assisting in Maintaining all corporate records and documenting all corporate decisions
Provide support/advice to the Risk Management team with regards to recovering debt and be in Charge or liaising with any Authorities.
Liaise with an outside legal firm in litigation cases and attend courts where required
Ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations and policies
Day-to-day legal advice to internal stakeholders such as product, business development, tax, advertising, and local sales teams
Coordinate advice with cross-functional stakeholders, including members of the tax and public policy teams
Develop proactive and pragmatic legal solutions with the Fliqpay Fincra team to stay ahead of the curve
Review agreements to provide advice consistent with legal and regulatory obligations of Fliqpay Fincra in Africa
Stay up to date with legislative developments, anticipate legal and commercial risks and advise and assist the business to prepare for them
Draft and negotiate various agreements
Manage and coordinate external legal support
Our values inform our behavior and the choices we make every day. They mean much more than just words to us (and we have the emojis to prove it).
🏠 Our Culture
Our culture is a reflection of who we are and the organization we’re trying to build. We’re very intentional about our culture and It's a large part of why Fliqpay Fincra is a great place to work.