Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
Location: New Zealand or Australia
Reporting to Xero’s Head of Regulatory in Wellingon, NZ you will be part of Xero’s agile global Legal Team. You will work closely with external advisors and key stakeholders on all matters relating to Xero’s regulatory risk and ongoing compliance.
You will be responsible for partnering with the business to provide legal advice and expertise on a broad range of regulatory matters affecting Xero globally, delivering the Legal Team’s regulatory programme of work, as well as helping ensure that the business stays compliant with the various regulatory regimes it is subject to. This is a global role, requiring a global mindset towards the management of Xero’s regulatory risk.
In order to be successful in this role you will be a natural collaborator with a keenness and natural curiosity to develop meaningful relationships across the business through personable stakeholder engagements. You will also have a demonstrated ability to drive execution in a team environment, integrating legal advice and business knowledge while providing balanced advice regarding risks and benefits.
At Xero we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions. We offer a great remuneration package including shares plus a range of leave options to suit your well-being. Our work environment encourages continuous improvement and career development and you’ll get to work with the latest technology.
Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables businesses, including ours, to better understand and serve customers, attract top talent and innovate successfully. We are a member of Pride in Diversity, in recognition of our inclusive workplace. So, from the moment you step through our doors, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.