Head of Corporate Secretarial/Legal
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 28 February 2019 2019-02-282019-04-29 legal Asia > Malaysia > Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 300000 324000 324000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my
A newly rebranded oil & gas corporation is has an attractive Head of Corporate Secretarial/Legal job. The role will lead both the legal and/or corporate secretarial departments within the organisation.
About the Head of Corporate Secretarial/Legal Role
You will redevelop and streamline the direction and processes of both the legal and/or 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 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.
- Possesses dual-qualification in the form of a LL.B (Honours) and ICSA or any of its equivalent
- Minimum 15 years of 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
This organisation is much more than an oil & gas firm and is anything but traditional. They have the people and ethos to act with speed, innovation, enterprise and creativity. The successful Head of Corporate Secretarial/Legal 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 or email me at email@example.com 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