Blackhawk is currently seeking a legal counsel to report to the Principal Legal Counsel in Toronto, Ontario. The successful candidate will engage in a variety of commercial transactional matters in support of Blackhawk’s core business of stored value products, promotions and incentive programs in retail, ecommerce, financial services and mobile wallets.
In addition, this role will support Achievers, an affiliate of Blackhawk that provides a cloud-based employee recognition and rewards solution with an active listening interface to accelerate employee engagement.
This position requires a self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and outside the box thinker with excellent interpersonal skills, an ability to manage changing priorities and a diverse range of legal duties, and a desire to innovate, grow and excel.
The preferred candidate will possess an understanding of and experience with consumer protection, digital commerce and prepaid card products, software licensing agreements, as well as regulatory frameworks relevant to prepaid cards, privacy and anti-money laundering.
Blackhawk is a prepaid and payments network, a market leader in card-based financial solutions and the largest provider of third-
party prepaid cards. Among other activities, the company develops and distributes prepaid products in easy-to-use formats, such as gift cards, and delivers them to over 165 million consumers each week through a network of retail partners.
Achievers is one of North America’s leading providers of Employee Success Solutions.
Only qualified candidates will be contacted.
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