Vice President, Group Legal
Salary Market Aligned
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Eujinn Teo
Date posted 16 May 20192019-05-23 2019-07-15 legal Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 132000 156000 156000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
As a result of ongoing success, one of the leading and established investment banks in now recruiting a high calibre Vice President, Group Legal to join its legal division in its office based in Kuala Lumpur.
About the Vice President, Group Legal role
Reporting to the Head, Group Legal, you will play a vital role in rendering legal services and direction on a wide range of legal matters, including but not limited to rendering legal advice and opinion as well as documents and contract drafting.
- Managing and mitigating risks by reviewing and advising on various legal documentation as well as establishing proper policies and standard documentation with the goal to ensure protection of the company’s legal rights and minimisation of any exposure to contentious matters
- Handling, managing and establishing standard documentation which is to be adhered by all relevant business units/departments
- Rendering legal advice and reviews on IT/procurement documents referred by the business/support units
- Establishing and reviewing frameworks, policies or procedures to govern requirements pursuant to new legislation and/or regulations from time to time
- Providing proper feedback and quality control on the advice rendered by subordinates as well as managing turnaround time and deliverables by direct reports
To succeed in this Vice President, Group Legal role, you will need to have the following traits and qualifications.
- LL.B holder with at least seven years of relevant working experience, i.e. in the securities and financial industry / regulatory bodies / relevant experience in law firms. Candidates who are called to be Malaysian Bar are preferred
- Well-versed / has broad knowledge in contract and securities laws as well as knowledge in regulatory guidelines including Bursa rules, SC guidelines and BNM guidelines
- Possesses strong drafting and communication skills
- Possesses the ability to work independently with minimum supervision
This financial institution needs no introduction and is recognised as the leader in their field of expertise. The culture is demanding and yet dynamic but if you own a can-do attitude, the potential rewards are significant.
If you are a driven and determined legal personnel, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Vice President, Group Legal role.
Apply now or email me today at email@example.com 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 : JTKSM 423C