Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 01 March 2019 2019-03-012019-04-30 fmcg Asia > Malaysia > Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 84000 104000 104000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my
An exciting Legal Counsel job has arisen at a leading firm. This is an opportunity for a mid-level legal professional in private practice, ideally in a corporate or commercial department, or already in-house, to use their knowledge and experience in a broad and varied in-house role as a sole contributor reporting directly to Hong Kong.
About this Legal Counsel Role
In this new legal function, you will be responsible for negotiating, reviewing and drafting all legal documents for the firm.
- Negotiating, reviewing and drafting all types of contracts and legal documents, including tenancy agreements, trade terms, distribution agreements, supply of goods & services agreements etc.
- Advising the operational and functional departments in all areas of law (advertising, commercial, competition, corporate, IT, IP, data privacy, employment and property)
- Increasing operational and functional department's awareness of best practices and policies
- Training the operational and functional departments on relevant aspects of law
- Providing legal monitoring and optimising legal security/compliance: reporting legal documents and litigation, compulsory standards, and develop new processes to secure operations and ensure compliance
To succeed in the Legal Counsel role, you will need to have strong legal knowledge and possess commercial acumen. You will work effectively and co-cooperatively with various commercial and business departments within the organisation, across borders and internal matrix.
- Bachelor of Laws degree and minimum five years relevant experience
- Work proactively with different stakeholders & initiate solutions
- Strong awareness of online / digital business trends and the ability to effectively clarify processes with stakeholders
- Strategic thinker with ability to move effortlessly between strategy, implementation and tactical opportunities
- Ability to rapidly digest and distil complex issues and formulate strategy / responses
The successful Legal Counsel will join a company whose expertise has made them the leader in their field. This well-recognised brand offers a great working environment with outstanding career progression opportunities.
If you enjoy working in fast-paced environment where constant change and development abounds, this is the role for you. This is an excellent opportunity to work with an up and coming brand that is constantly breaking new ground.
Apply now or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org 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