Paralegal at Openpay

Contract, Risk, Melbourne, AU melbourne legal contract
Posted 14 days ago

The bit about us:

As a global fintech company, Openpay are defining the next generation of payments. We believe people and businesses should have freedom and flexibility in how they pay with no hidden catches.

Openpay (ASX: OPY) is an omni-channel payment solution that provides customers with flexible, interest-free payment plans, in-store, online and through the Openpay App. Available in Australia, New Zealand, and the UK with our launch into the US. Currently underway!

In doing so we’re changing the way people pay, for the better, and we’d love you to join us in our mission. As an established Australian business, we’re continuing to supercharge our growth by turning the world Amber. That’s right, “Aussie Amber” (our Marketing Team nailed that one!) This Amberfication is led by in-store, mobile app and on-line payments.

About the opportunity:

To assist with a current financial crime compliance initiative, we are seeking expressions of interest for the role of Paralegal – Financial Crime. This role is for an 8-week project, and successful applicants will be employed on a casual basis during that period. Reporting to the Head of Customer Service, with additional oversight from and interaction with the Head of Risk & Compliance, ANZ as well as the AML/CTF Compliance Officer, you will work collaboratively with other team members to deliver the project within expected timeframes and to the requisite service levels.

What you’ll be responsible for:

You have an interest in the intersection of technology, financial services and regulatory compliance. You have completed your HSC (or equivalent) and are undertaking tertiary-level study in a related discipline such as law, business, criminology or similar. Previous experience with (or knowledge of) the Australian AML/CTF regulatory regime is desirable, but not essential.

You have a high level of technological capability, including the ability to work with Microsoft Office and proprietary technology platforms. You work collaboratively with others, and have a high degree of professionalism, commensurate with the sensitivity that working in the area of financial crime compliance requires

The Team you’ll be joining

We believe every new team member has an opportunity to add to our culture – we’re a vibrant team of Podcasters, Ultra-Marathoners, Weightlifters, Chess Players, Students and more, so we’re looking for people who want to be part of a diverse and ever changing team.

As we grow, we change, so you’ll be flexible, willing to evolve as our systems and processes do. Always tenacious, you’ll relentlessly pursue opportunities and will be quick to bounce back if you encounter a setback. Most importantly, you’ll be kind - our team appreciate and support each other (particularly this year) so you’ll want to be part of that team spirit.

If this sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you!

Short-listed candidates will be advised by telephone. Please note, due to the requirements of this role, candidates must have full working rights in Australia.

Openpay is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.