Head of Legal - Sweden
Tink’s consumer app is the smartest way to make better financial decisions. Launched in 2013, the app lets you connect all your banks and cards, track and manage your manage your money, get personalized advice and cherry-pick the best inancial products. All in one place. We now have over 400 000 users in Sweden. Tink also partner with Europe’s largest and most innovative banks and help them shape their digital future with Tink’s technology – Tink Enterprise. Our market-proven features and end-user insights are leveraged by banks who wish to introduce state-of-the-art banking services with a superior time to market. Live customer include SEB (Sweden) and ABN AMRO (Netherlands).
We are now looking for a Head of Legal to join our high-performing team. Legal innovation and breaking new ground are commonplace in legal environment at Tink due to our disruptive range of products.
Leadership and Responsibilities
The Head of Legal will be responsible for:
building Tink’s first internal legal function as well as manage Tink’s external legal advisors;
review, draft, and manage a wide range of commercial agreements;
providing practical advice and solutions across a full range of legal subject areas;
voicing commercial insights to help shape our strategy and business;
developing law firm relationships and optimizing legal spend through the use of innovative processes and technologies;
manage and be responsible for Tink’s outsourced Compliance function;
monitoring regulatory trends and pro-actively shaping the legal landscape by contacts with national and international authorities;
providing relevant and useful legal training to colleagues.
Areas of legal work will include smart commercial contracting (partner agreements, outsourcing agreements, and end-user agreements), corporate law, consumer protection, data privacy, consumer credit regulation, as well as PSD2.
Profile and qualifications
This is a very rare opportunity to join a dynamic, fast growing business, with a smart and high-performing team, in a continuously growing technology and service industry. To suit our team you must be innovative and action-oriented, relaxed, and informal. You should be smart, ambitious, high-performing, and best at what you do.
We are not looking for just a lawyer. We are looking for a sharp legal mind with a passion for innovative business. The right candidate will take commercially sound decisions with a risk-reward-based approach, working closely with the operational team and other colleagues.
The successful candidate will have a Swedish law degree, a strong academic record and a minimum 5 years of experience working in top-rated law firms. Familiarity with financial service regulations and IP/ICT is meritorious. We value self-motivated candidates with a pragmatic and hands-on approach and excellent communications skills.
If you think you could be a fit, we would be very happy to hear from you!
Application and Enquiries
We are working with Sharp Recruitment on this project. Please feel free to contact Zarina Virsholm on +46 733 99 07 27 or firstname.lastname@example.org, for questions regarding Tink and/or the position.
Please apply HERE. All applications will be reviewed and interviews will be conducted on a rolling-basis. Applications, consisting of an introductory letter with CV, can also be sent by email to email@example.com.
Tink is the smartest way to make better financial decisions. Launched in 2013, the app lets you connect all your banks and cards, track and manage your money, get personalized advice and cherry-pick the best financial products. All in one place. Tink was founded in 2012 by Daniel Kjellén and Fredrik Hedberg and has 400 000 users in Sweden. The company has 35 employees and its HQ in Stockholm and has raised over SEK 100 million from investors including Creades, Sunstone Ventures, SEB Ventures and ABN AMRO Ventures.