Corporate Counsel, Legal (Corporate Banking)
Location Kuala Lumpur
Consultant Lindy Ho
Date posted 28 November 2016
An excellent Corporate Counsel, Legal role in Kuala Lumpur has just arisen at one of the region's leading banks. Your main responsibility is to support a large, complex business unit with a regional remit.
About the Corporate Counsel, Legal role:
Reporting to the Head of Corporate Banking, you will provide functional oversight to the legal teams within Malaysia and across region.
- Drafting, negotiating and reviewing legal & corporate documentation matters in order to ensure that contracting arrangements are consistent with applicable policies & regulatory requirements
- Manage and assist the business units to support legal enquiries and investigations
- Lead the co-ordination with internal & external stakeholders on legal related matters (including in-house Group Legal, corporate banking teams, external legal counsel, corporate clients, auditors etc
- Engineer pragmatic solutions to a wide range of challenges, while balancing the need to comply with legal, regulatory, business & internal policy requirements.
- Provide legal advisory for general commercial contracts including outsourcing, technology agreements & other services arrangements
To succeed in this Corporate Counsel, Legal role, you will need to have the ability to work independently, effectively and cooperatively with senior management team, across borders and internal matrix.
- You must be open to challenge and to have the capacity to deal with senior management team
- At least 10 years of legal experience in corporate and commercial matters and must be admitted to the Malaysian bar. Candidates who are familiar with corporate banking work will be viewed favorably
- Able to work independently with strong business acumen
- Must have strong leadership and excellent problem solving skill
- Able to multitask and work independently
This well established bank needs no introduction and is recognised as the leader in their field of expertise. The business succeeds on the speed of its innovation and there are great opportunities to progress in this dynamic bank.
If you are a progressive candidate with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work with an industry leader that is constantly breaking new ground.
Apply today or call me to discuss further on this new opportunity.
Business Registration Number: 729828-T Licence Number: JTK2125