Regional Legal Counsel
Salary Market Aligned
Location Shah AlamFULL_TIME
Consultant Tracy Tan
Date posted 24 September 20192019-09-24 2019-11-23 legal Puchong MY MYR 132000 168000 168000 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
A leading international eye health products company is seeking a high-calibre Regional Legal Counsel in Malaysia. In this job, you will support a large, complex business unit within a regional remit.
About the Regional Legal Counsel Role:
This is a great opportunity for legal professionals to challenge themselves with a regional portfolio as they will be expected to carry out a wide range of commercial and corporate legal and compliance functions within the ASEAN region.
- Reviewing, drafting, advising on and negotiating all forms of contracts for the region
- Ensuring the timely provision of advice to internal clients on a wide range of legal issues (such as privacy, competition, intellectual property and employment law issues)
- Advising the business on changes in laws and regulations and supervising external counsel and monitoring associated fees
- Resolving disputes and managing litigation as well as ensuring intellectual property protection and enforcement
- Leading corporate governance for regions covered and supporting regional BD and M&A activities
To succeed in the Regional Legal Counsel role, you will need to have the ability to work effectively and co-operatively with senior management across borders and internal matrix.
- LL.B holder with six to eight years of PQE, either with a reputable legal firm or established financial/commercial organisation
- Solid experience in corporate and commercial matters, capital markets and M&A will be looked upon favourably
- Dispute resolution lawyers with substantive experience handling relevant matters would also be considered
- Good working knowledge in the areas of companies, employment, competition and data privacy laws
- Possesses a strong command of the English language (written and verbal) and must be an effective communicator
The successful Regional Legal Counsel will join a company whose expertise has made them a leader in their field. The scope of the offer, the size of the business, the freedom and autonomy to drive your career forward all adds up to a great place to work.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. You will be able to challenge yourself on a regional level and possess the opportunity to work on legal strategy within SEA.
Apply today or email me at email@example.com to discuss this opportunity.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C