Head of Legal & Corporate Secretarial
Location Kuala Lumpur
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 08 October 2018Menara 3 Petronas Persiaran KLCC Kuala Lumpur 50088 Robert Walters Malaysia
A newly re-branded oil & gas corporation is looking for a capable Head of Legal & Corporate Secretarial role and you will be expected to lead both the legal and corporate secretarial departments within the organisation.
This is a great opportunity for the Head of Legal & Corporate Secretarial to redevelop and streamline the direction and processes of both the legal & corporate secretarial departments. Your main responsibility is to ensure effective operations and compliance in matters relating to legal and corporate secretarial within the organisation.
- Advising management and business development teams regarding management of legal and commercial risks associated with new investment opportunities, compliance and corporate governance issues, management of local and regional legal issues, and recommending and managing retention of outside counsel
- Negotiating and resolving legal and business issues encountered in the operation of the business, with an emphasis on a business-focused approach that complies with the Group’s policies and applicable laws in support of the Group’s long-term interests and objectives
- Providing the management of the Group with well-founded legal reasoning and strategic insights necessary to protect the interests and reputation of the company
- Managing and maintaining all portfolios, minutes, records and other related activities for all entities within the Group
- Providing advice, views and comments on issues of concern for both board members as well as senior management team
- Carry out in-house corporate exercises where the appointment of an official corporate adviser is not required (e.g.; Amendment to Articles of Association, Bonus Issues, etc.) and obtaining the necessary approvals
To succeed in this role, you must have the ability to lead effectively and possess a keen understanding of the oil and gas industry preferably.
- Possesses dual-qualification in the form of a LL.B (Honours) and ICSA license or any of its equivalent
- Minimum 15 years' working experience and has held senior management positions, preferably with Public Listed Companies
- Possesses sound knowledge on Companies Law, Listing Requirement and other related statutes.
- Self-motivated, innovative, resourceful and proactive
- Ability to work under pressure and deadlines as well strong written communication skills in both English and Bahasa Malaysia due to the nature of the business
This organisation is much more than pure oil & gas alone and is anything but traditional. The successful Head of Legal & Corporate Secretarial will join an organisation whose expertise and experience has made them a leader in its niche market.
If you are a progressive leader with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work with a strong industry player that is looking to break new ground.
Apply 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
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd) Business Registration Number : 729828-T Licence Number : JTK2125