Legal Counsel & Company Secretary
Location Petaling JayaFULL_TIME
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 06 August 2018 2018-08-062018-10-05 automotive Menara 3 Petronas Persiaran KLCC Kuala Lumpur 50088 Robert Walters Malaysia
As a result of ongoing and continued successes both within Malaysia and internationally, this global leader within the automotive world is recruiting their first legal hire to be based in Selangor.
About the Legal Counsel & Company Secretary Role
Reporting functionally to the Group General Counsel in Singapore and operationally to the CEO and CFO in Malaysia, you will lead all legal activities in Malaysia and be the responsible contact point for all legal queries. As the sole Legal Counsel in Malaysia, you will be in charge of sustainability reporting and helping to drive the direction of sustainability reporting for the Company and in close co-ordination with the Group.
- Reviewing operational contracts and legal matters concerning the Company in Malaysia and in co-ordination with the Group, including any corporate actions involving the Company
- Advising on disputes and actively oversee dispute / litigation matters in close collaboration with external Malaysian counsel
- Liaising with external lawyers and company secretaries as well as reviewing board and committee minutes of meetings in addition to corporate announcements and filings
- Preparing Corporate Governance statements and other related general statements in the Company’s Annual report
- Planning and coordinating AGM matters including but not limited to, logistics and Chairman Script with service providers to ensure the AGM proceeds smoothly
The successful Legal Counsel will be independent, driven and possess self-initiative.
- LL.B holder from a reputable university and admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
- Minimum seven to nine years of PQE and able to assume the role as the Company Secretary of the Company, subject to the necessary qualification requirements by MACS, ICSA or such other relevant regulatory body
- Strong interpersonal and communications skills in both the English and Malay language
- Possesses a pleasant as well as collaborative personality and must be able to work well with both internal and external stakeholders
This leading automotive brand has an outstanding international reputation in its field and great value is placed on innovation and enterprise. The scope of the offer, freedom and autonomy to build up your career all adds up to a great place to work.
If you are a progressive legal professional with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work with an industry leader that is constantly breaking new ground.
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 : JTK2125
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd (formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd) Business Registration Number : 729828-T Licence Number : JTK2125