Legal and Compliance Director

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Apr 25

Who You Are:

The Legal & Compliance Director will be a Compliance Officer of both the Swap Dealer and the Commodity Pool Operator/Commodity Trade Advisor and will be responsible for establishing, maintaining and developing Galaxy’s related compliance program for the relevant activities. Both the swap dealer and the CPO/CTA are both direct subsidiaries of Galaxy Digital L.P. and both entities sit within the sales and trading team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Be responsible for Galaxy’s CFTC compliance programs, covering swap activities and any related activities to the CPO/CTA.
  • Provide advisory coverage to the swap dealer and CPO/CTA including sales and trading activity in the U.S. offices, other relevant global jurisdiction and any branch offices.
  • Evaluate new products, programs, services and business initiatives to ensure compliance issues are identified and addressed.
  • Serve as a point of contact and manage relationships with the regulators (e.g. the NFA) with regards to swap dealer and CPO/CTA examinations, inquiries, and issues.
  • Help prepare both the CFTC annual report with regards to swap dealer’s compliance and the necessary filings regarding the CPO/CTA.
  • Identify, investigate and remediate weaknesses in relevant policies, procedures, systems and training.
  • Focus on developing supervisory procedures that manage potential conflicts of interest across the firm’s business lines.
  • Laisse with other teams within Galaxy, such as Legal, Finance, Risk, Operations, and IT to ensure compliance with applicable requirements.

What We’re Looking For:

  • A minimum of 7 years of legal or compliance experience/background preferably with a U.S. sell-side firm.
  • Strong product knowledge and regulatory experience within the OTC derivatives and swap dealer businesses.
  • Demonstrated experience with the implementation and execution of swap dealer compliance program at a registered swap dealer.
  • JD or MBA degree.

Bonus Points:

  • Knowledge of the regulatory treatment of digital assets.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive base salary and discretionary bonus
  • Flexible Time Off (i.e. unlimited paid vacation days)
  • Company paid Holidays (11)
  • Company paid sick leave
  • Company-paid health and protective benefits for employees, partners, and other dependents
  • 3% 401(k) company contribution
  • Generous paid Parental Leave
  • Free virtual coaching and counseling sessions through Ginger
  • Opportunities to learn about the Crypto industry
  • Free daily snacks in-office
  • Smart, entrepreneurial, and fun colleagues
  • Employee Resource Groups

Apply now and join us on our mission to engineer a new economic paradigm.

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