Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 14 December 2018 2018-12-142019-02-12 legal Menara 3 Petronas Persiaran KLCC Kuala Lumpur 50088 Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
One of the most reputable regional banks in Asia with a foreign presence in other international locations has a job opportunity for a talented Legal Counsel to join its growing legal department based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
About the Legal Counsel role:
Reporting to the Head of Legal, you will provide support in all functions required of the legal department. This is a great opportunity for a mid-level legal practitioner to come on board and be a member of an expanding legal team within the bank.
- Identifying, analysing potential legal issues and implications and providing legal advice to the business and support units of the bank
- Maintaining the standard documentation used by the business units to ensure they remain relevant and updated
- Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements required for the bank’s business
- Advising on the legal risks relating to new product development
- Clearing advertisements for launches of products and services
- Monitoring applicable developments in laws and regulations and keeping business units abreast on their impact on the bank
This successful Legal Counsel will be focused, analytical and possess strong interpersonal skills.
- Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Law and be a qualified lawyer in Malaysia
- Minimum three years' post-qualification experience in legal practice and/or in-house experience gained preferably from banks or financial services sector
- Litigators looking to transition into an in-house environment, particularly those specialising in general and banking disputes, are encouraged to apply
- Self-motivated, independent and resourceful
- Ability to work well independently and in a team
With a turnover of USD 8.55 billion worldwide, this is most definitely an exceptional and strong banking institution to join. With 86 years worth of history behind them, this is a great name to join at an exciting time in their development, growth and expansion.
If you are an ambitious and forward-thinking legal professional with drive, this is an excellent opportunity to work with an industry leader in the Asia Pacific region in the banking and financial services industry.
Apply now or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org today to discuss this new opportunity.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTK2125