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Date posted 11 October 20192019-10-11 2019-12-10 legal Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 216000 240000 240000 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
An exciting SM/Head, Legal job has become available at part of the global shared services business for a leading MNC manufacturing/chemical company based in Malaysia.
About the SM/Head, Legal Role:
Reporting directly to the Director, Legal and Managing Director, you will ensure legal, compliance and company secretarial set up and activities in Malaysia are aligned with the group’s regional and global guidelines, policies and practices. You are also required to provide strong leadership to build/develop a highly professional team with strong business acumen and openness in regard to client demands.
- Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts for the group's entities in Malaysia
- Supporting, participating in and implementing regional and global M&A and investment projects of the group in Malaysia, including project preparation and due diligence, drafting and negotiating transaction contracts and monitoring of necessary merger control notifications and post-merger integration
- Provide legal and compliance training as and when required
- Managing litigation cases, disputes or claims by or against the group as well as investigations and enquires by authorities
- Acting as compliance officer for relevant entities in Malaysia as well as enforcing compliance programmes/code of conduct to strictly comply with applicable laws, fundamental international standards and corporate policies/guidelines
- Timely fulfilment of company secretary tasks in accordance with applicable laws, regulations and company policies/manage insurance programmes and claims management for relevant entities in Malaysia
To succeed in this role, you must have at least eight years of experience as an in-house legal counsel for an MNC or in-house legal counsel from a reputable local/international law firm.
- Bachelor’s degree in law
- Good analytical, drafting and communication skills
- Able to work independently, proactively with highly intrinsic motivation
- Provide sound business-oriented solutions and take clear/pragmatic positions
- Able to travel periodically
This international manufacturing leader has an established global shared services centre and as a business, they are one of the leading business across the globe. They have one of the largest global footprints and are constantly innovating to be at the forefront of their industry.
If you have what it takes and has the desire to take your career forward, this SM/Head, Legal role is the job for you.
Apply today 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