Legal Compliance Internship

Job Location

From Home

Type of Job

Partial time (20 hrs/week) flexible to your schedule

Duration

3-6 month internship – Targeting a mid-March 2021 start.

About the job

Seeds is seeking a highly talented, forward-thinking legal intern who will work with us to move through the financial compliance process for a Platforma de Financión Participativa (PFP) with the Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores (CNMV). This opportunity will give this candidate a wealth of experience in handling highly sensitive legal matters in finance, energy, and software. While this opportunity may be unpaid, it will make up for this through collaboration with a highly reputable Spanish law firm, unique experience working hands in a wide array of high growth sectors and relevant work for a young professional.

Candidates must be comfortable in a dynamic role where they are able to bridge cross-functional disciplineswhile balancing business, technical, and design constraints to help the team bring a product to market.

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Director of Growth Partnerships:

  • Work directly with our legal council & the CNMV to execute compliance plans;

  • Assist with a variety of types of agreements (including Terms & Conditions,

  • Partnership contracts, Software Licenses, Data Security Policy, etc)

  • Draft letters and other correspondence;

  • Conduct legal research and communicate findings through memoranda;

  • Work with internal business units – communications, marketing, analytics etc. – to assist with legal issues;

  • Other projects as assigned

Skills

  • Be a current law student at an accredited law school

  • Have a high degree of discretion and the ability to safeguard sensitive, confidential, and proprietary information

  • Have exceptional written and oral communication skills

  • Have solid computer skills and proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Knowledge/experience of the energy, Fintech or software industry preferred but not required.

  • Fluent Spanish - spoken and written, intermediate English

About us

Seeds is building the digital marketplace which harnesses the collective financial power of the environmental movement by lowering the minimum investment in renewable energy projects to just
spare change, by giving investors full control of which projects their investments build and by providing a competitive return on investment. We are the only company which gives you a financial return on investment for offsetting your environmental impact.
By using crowdlending to finance the construction of renewables, Seeds creates a virtuous cycle of financial growth for the public which helps incentivize, democratize and decentralize the energy transition. With a minimum investment of just a few cents, everyone can join the fight for a cleaner tomorrow.

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