Legal Officer

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Legal Officer

Company: Sovereign Pension Services Limited

Responsible to: Legal & Compliance Director

Sovereign Pension Services Limited is a financial services company which forms part of the Sovereign Group, an international group of companies with over 30 years’ experience in trusts and corporate services.

The individual will have a legal qualification and some compliance experience preferably within a corporate service company and/or pension administration company. They may be in a junior position, looking for a new challenge and interested in expanding their knowledge and experience in cross border business and pensions.

The job will include the following responsibilities:

  • Vetting of legal documentation to enter into terms of business with third parties.
  • Completion of legal forms.
  • Drafting of agreements and meeting’s minutes as may be required from time to time.
  • Dealing with general legal queries.
  • Ensuring compliance with internal and external legislation and regulation namely GDPR and DAC6. GDPR knowledge and experience is an asset.
  • Liaising with and providing assistance to the pension teams and legal/compliance personnel in the Malta as well as other Sovereign offices.
  • Assisting the Legal and Compliance Director with arising matters.



  • A legal qualification with a minimum of 2 years relevant working experience.
  • Compliance experience, preferably within a corporate service company and/or pension administration company
  • Excellent organisation communication skills with a good command of written and spoken English.
  • Hard working with a strong work ethic, able to work on your own initiative and under pressure and adhere to deadlines.
  • Strong team player skills and the ability to work harmoniously with a diverse workforce.


The salary will be commensurate with experience. Other benefits include private health insurance, training both in-house and external with company sponsorship for professional qualifications available and a great working environment.

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