Sound interesting? Here are somespecifics :
Draft legal and business communications and provideassistance to the Africa legal team with the review and drafting of any otherstraightforward contracts (ie.
confidentiality agreements) and legal documents.
Basic legal research and monitoring of laws, andgeneral file management. Legal research will typically cover such matters ascurrency and foreign exchange controls, anti-
money laundering detection andprevention, banking regulations, licensing and other regulatory and legalmatters.
Translation of legal and business documents in theFrench, English and Arabic languages, as well as provide general legaladministrative support to the Casablanca office and the MEA legal team.
Managing relationships and billing with lawfirms.
Work directly with internal clients and act as aliaison with outside counsel and may serve as a liaison between the commercial / operations teams and the MEA legal team.
College or Universitydegree (BA-level, not necessarily in law) or any paralegal certification
to 4 years of paralegal,legal assistant experience in an international law firm or in the legal orcompliance department of a multi-
national corporation handling day to day legalmatters, with emphasis on legal administrative work, legal research, basic draftingand legal translation
Fluencyin French, English and Arabic is mandatory
Clear,logical and well reasoned written and oral communication skills in the threeaforementioned languages.
Ableto draft and / or translate legal documents in French, English and Arabic withoutassistance
Abilityto conduct legal research and fact-gathering
Abilityto manage and prioritize multiple assignments simultaneously and to workindependently with limited supervision
Capableof routinely working with highly confidential and sensitive information
What will make you stand out :
Preferablya degree in law from an accredited university, or a university degree (eventuallywith a law minor
Experiencein an American or English law firm or company
What’sin it for you?
Competitiveglobal pay and benefits
Unparalleledexperience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world,with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career
Diverse,global team with colleagues in over 50 countries
What it’s like here :
Western Union (WU)is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things canhappen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near andfar, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people andbusiness move money globally.
We have a rich legacy of innovation, and arecontinuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to sendand receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels.
We have acombined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries andterritories. Some companies specialize in cash-
based retail money transfer andothers play only in digital. We are leaders in both!
Being on theWestern Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It meanstaking risks and quickly finding the path to success.
It means havingintegrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving aspart of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to movingmoney for better.
It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes adifference on a global stage. Soundlike you? Apply now!
movingmoney for better Soundlike you? Apply now!
Inclusion anddiversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our commonvision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together.
Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to ournext groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore thatpossibility!
We are committed to equalemployment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (includingpregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, sexual orientation,gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.