Legal Analyst, Regulatory Research and Analysis

Full time
Washington DC (Hybrid)

Legal Analyst, Regulatory Research and Analysis

Hybrid/ Located in Washington DC, Maryland or Virginia


VIXIO is the leading provider of regulatory intelligence. Our trusted insights and analysis give our clients a true picture of what’s happening in an ever-changing landscape. We combine world-class content with advanced technology to help our clients make informed strategic decisions to mitigate risks, capitalise on business opportunities and find competitive advantage.

Regulatory Research & Analysis is the core of what we do. Compliance, Legal, and Regulatory Affairs executives, Suppliers and others rely on Vixio’s unique insights and regulatory updates to better manage compliance obligations, safeguard the organisation from risks and inform market entry strategies. We are the one source of truth.

We are passionate about solving big problems and are curious about regulatory change and its impact on our customers. We strive to write content and analysis that is timely, accurate and comprehensive, always going above and beyond to wow our customers.

The Role:

As an Analyst in the content function, understanding our customers’ ever-changing needs comes first. This role is organised by region and you will lead a team of analysts covering payments regulations. Overall responsibilities include setting the content plan and coverage for the region, writing research reports and regulatory analysis, delivering insights to customers and managing and developing the team.

What You'll Be Doing:

  • You will build subject matter expertise through reading, analyzing and speaking to customers. You will monitor a selection of jurisdictions and topics on a daily basis, keeping a keen eye out for regulatory changes and impact that matter most to our customers.
  • You will maintain Market Entry reports to a high standard, ensuring they are accurate, comprehensive and updated in a timely manner to reflect the current regulatory landscape. Our customers count on us to get it right and keep them up to date.
  • You will learn about our customers through cross-functional collaboration with the commercial teams, and answering customer queries on a regular basis. You will identify trends based on customer feedback and challenges, and use that knowledge to inform other customers who may have the same challenges.
  • You will develop relationships with key contacts like regulators, influencers and consultants to ensure your coverage is high quality and accurate.
  • You will support Vixio participation at third party conferences and events by sharing knowledge, creating presentations and collecting data/ supporting information.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Law degree is beneficial
  • Successful track record in research/ content/ consulting roles in a B2B context
  • Working knowledge of compliance
  • Competent knowledge of Payments regulations across the EU, UK, or USA
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Strong writing skills, demonstrating logic across evidence based analysis
  • Communicates succinctly and concisely
  • Ruthless attention to detail
  • Ability to connect the dots and identify patterns/ trends based on regulatory data
  • Ability to engage with customers and share insights based on research findings

Candidate Profile:

  • You effectively manage competing/conflicting priorities whilst being commercially sound
  • You influence, network, engage with people at all levels of the company, building strong working relationships with everyone
  • You are customer facing
  • You are curious and ask why
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment and ask for help when needed
  • You are persistent and tenacious and won’t give up at the first sign of challenge
  • You consistently deliver high-quality work and on time- missing deadlines isn’t an option for you
  • You take pride in your work and deliver excellence all the time
  • You lead by example and are collaborative and respect colleagues

Our Benefits:

-Hybrid Working (2/3 days in the office)

-Flexible working hours

-20 days working abroad


-Health Insurance

-Cycle to work scheme


-Mental Health wellbeing Support

Our Core Values:

Together, we strive to create a diverse workplace where collaboration thrives, selflessness is celebrated, honesty is non-negotiable, and open-mindedness is cherished.

To find out more about Vixio, contact us today