Legal Manager

Job title: Legal Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: $84,000 - $110,000
Start date: 19-09-2021
Reference: PR/081130
Contact details: Elsie Soh
Contact email:
Job published: September 13, 2021 15:27
Our client is a trading MNC and they are looking for the suitable candidate to join them as Legal Manager.

Job Description
  • Provide legal services such as drafting, reviewing, attending discussions and meetings and corporate advisory with the company and group companies in Asia & Oceania region
  • Examples of agreements to review and draft are purchase and supply contracts, service agreements, non-disclosure agreements, , memorandum of understanding, tenancy agreements, performance bonds, employment contracts, distribution agreement.
  • Contract negotiations with counter-parties
  • Provide contract interpretation and advice in the event of potential claims
  • Handle debt collection and dispute cases and co-work with external law firms if necessary
  • Further development of the Group’s compliance program, i.e. advise management on compliance issues, conduct compliance trainings for colleagues in Singapore and group companies in Asia & Oceania region
  • Assist in drafting and implementation of internal policies in Asia & Oceania region including anti-corruption policies and data privacy policies
  • manage and operate anti-corruption internal system including conducting due diligence
  • Handle compliance incident occurred in Asia & Oceania region including investigations
  • Work closely with the Management as a trusted legal advisor in business decisions and negotiations
  • Support corporate secretarial activities and liaise with external vendor
  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Law or relevant field and have been admitted to Singapore Bar
  • Min 5 years post-qualified experience of in-house and/or private practice experience
  • Possess generalist experience (drafting and reviewing of commercial contracts, dispute resolutions and corporate secretarial matters)
  • Possess knowledge about international trade practices (Incoterms, Letter of Credit, etc)
  • Compliance & corporate secretarial experience preferred
  • Willing to travel when required

We regret to inform applicants that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Thank you for your understanding.

Elsie Soh Lay Ching (R1105510)
JAC Recruitment Pte Ltd (EA Lic No: 90C3026)