Company

Adoc Talent Management is looking for a researcher / Crypto Compliance Officer M/F to contribute to design the regulatory / compliance framework for a new digital asset business for its client.

Our client is a very innovative investment management company with a start-up spirit, offering a wide range of alternative strategies, specialized in equity derivatives: dividend futures and options on stocks and indices. They have the willingness to explore new businesses and are always seeking new opportunities in ever-changing markets.

Position

As the crypto-assets compliance officer, your main objective is to explore the legal and compliance strategies and related aspects of the new digital asset business and to set-up and maintain the different policies and procedures.

Thus, you will be in charge of performing an international legal watch and analysis of the crypto ecosystem. In close collaboration with every collaborator, you will design, adapt and test compliance policies and supervisory procedures to comply with regulators' rules and any applicable state laws and regulations.

Based on your investigation of applicable regulations and your ability to think out of the box, you will identify the best innovative strategies and potential area/countries where this digital asset business can be implemented and suggest new businesses to develop. Indeed, thanks to your relationships with all the crypto space service providers (regulators, exchanges, platforms, brokers…), you will adapt the company to the necessary changes to operate in an efficient and optimal manner.

As a researcher, you will maintain an expertise at the state of the art. If needed, you will develop partnerships and collaborations with Universities and research Institutes. You will communicate on your research projects through internal reports, white papers, scientific articles, attending conferences…

The position is to be filled in Paris as soon as possible, with possibilities of remote work.

Profile

You are holding a PhD diploma with a specialisation in legal and compliance facets for financial markets and you are passionate by innovation and FinTech, in particular for digital assets with an understanding of the crypto ecosystem.

More than an expert, you are a real investigator. Very creative, proactive and rigorous, you can perform legal engineering and are able to think “out of the box”. During your previous research experiences, your curiosity and willingness to explore new businesses brought you to think about new activities to develop out of standard Finance regulations. As a self-starter, you are capable of balancing risk, speed and accuracy to address complex problems.

Excellent oral and written communication skills in English are necessary for this position.

If you want to join a rising hedge fund and be the lead on a promising international venture that will be positioned as one of the pillars of its growth, send your application (CV, list of publications, motivations, salary expectations) to Adoc Talent Management!