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Regional Legal Counsel

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Our client is seeking a motivated Regional Legal Counsel to join their dynamic team. This role plays a critical part in providing sound and practical legal advice to management and stakeholders * Opportunity to provide specific legal project support to regional and global team. * Chance to independently manage regional contract life cycle procedure and processes * Role involves providing legal advice relating to employment, compliance, dispute resolutions etc.

What you'll do:

As a Regional Legal Counsel, you will play an integral role to drive the organization goal. Key responsibilities including:-

  • Provide specific legal projects support to Regional and Global Legal Team
  • Lead and independently manage regional contract lifecycle procedure and processes
  • Review, negotiate and advise assigned contracts in compliance with company policies
  • Provide legal advice relating to employment matters, litigation/ dispute resolution, compliance, data protection and intellectual property laws in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Implement legal and compliance policies and guidelines; conducting necessary trainings
  • Enable proper communication between regional legal and local commercial for alignment of goals

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Regional Legal Counsel role will bring a wealth of experience and a strong legal background.

  • Bachelor of Laws Degree (minimum), with at least 4 years of post-qualification experience, ideally with a mix of private practice and in-house experience in an MNC.
  • Diligent, meticulous and exhibit strong communication, analytical, and commercial skills, with a collaborative and innovative mindset, showing enthusiasm for an inclusive and diverse work environment.
  • Agile, resilient and able to demonstrate exceptional abilities in drafting and negotiating contracts.
  • Experience in managing external corporate secretarial service providers and external counsel

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global leader in chemical manufacturing, renowned for their commitment to excellence and continuous improvement. They offer an inclusive and supportive work environment where every team member's contribution is valued. Leveraging their long-standing experience, unmatched global reach, and local expertise, they collaborate closely with partners to drive business success.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your legal career? Apply now!

Apply today by clicking on the link provided. We look forward to receiving your application!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal & Corporate Secretarial

Focus: Other

Industry: Legal

Salary: Market aligned

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Shah Alam

Job Reference: XKIRSW-325D080D

Date posted: 29 May 2024

Consultant: Annie Lim

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