Salary Market aligned
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 02 July 20192019-07-02 2019-08-31 legal Asia > Malaysia > Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 84000 120000 120000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
One of the most reputable regional banks in Asia with a foreign presence in other international locations is now looking for a talented AVP, Legal to join their growing legal department in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
About the AVP, Legal 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.
- Identify, analyse potential legal issues and implications and providing legal advice to the business and support units of the bank
- Maintain the standard documentation used by the business units to ensure they remain relevant and updated
- Draft, review and negotiate agreements required for the bank’s business
- Advise on the legal risks relating to new product development
- Clear advertisements for launches of products and services
- Monitor applicable developments in laws and regulations and keep business units abreast on their impact on the bank
This successful AVP, Legal will be focused, analytical and possess strong interpersonal skills.
- Possess a bachelor’s degree in Law and be a qualified lawyer in Malaysia
- Minimum five years of post-qualification experience in legal practice and / or in-house experience gained preferably from banks or financial services sector
- Litigators are highly welcomed to apply, especially those with a banking litigation background
- Having experience in corporate and consumer banking business where experience in Islamic banking business is an added advantage
- Candidates should be a self-motivated, independent, and resourceful team-player.
With a turnover of USD 8.55 billion worldwide, this is most definitely an exceptional and strong banking institution to join. With 87 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 mid-level 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 : JTKSM 423C