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Legal Manager

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned Legal Manager to join a legal team within a thriving organization in the energy sector. This role offers: * The chance to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, supporting regional operations. * The opportunity to handle a diverse range of corporate, operational, and commercial legal matters. * A role that encourages professional growth and development.

What you'll do:

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

  • Support the Legal Department on corporate, operation and commercial legal matters in an efficient, proper and timely manner.
  • Advise in relation to laws and regulations affecting the business and counsel in relation to major business initiatives and transactions.
  • Prepare, review, negotiate and finalise all legal documentation including confidentiality agreement, memorandum of understanding, letter of intent, lease agreement, joint venture agreement, power purchase agreement, insurance policy documents, engineering procurement and construction agreement, operation & maintenance agreement.
  • Manage and oversee all non-claims litigation matters including the negotiations and settlement processes and working with external lawyers.
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders and external parties such as the relevant authorities and bodies, ministry, service providers and other third parties, as and when required.
  • Provide support to HR in the company’s human resource and industrial related matter.
  • Manage other related duties and responsibilities which may be assigned from time to time.

What you bring:

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

  • Minimum of 5 years PQE and above, either practicing at a law firm or as an in-house counsel. (Candidates with both experiences are viewed favourably.)
  • Bachelor's degree in law and admission to the Malaysian Bar or equivalent.
  • Well-versed in contract and commercial laws; expertise in contract drafting and negotiation is essential.
  • Prior experience in the oil & gas, energy, and power industry is an advantage.
  • Exhibits strong verbal and written communication skills in English; exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to explain complex legal matters clearly.
  • Possesses excellent management, planning, and leadership abilities, with a strong emphasis on sound decision-making and strategic thinking.
  • Self-driven with the ability to work independently while being an effective team player.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally as needed for business purposes.

What sets this company apart:

This is a reputable and well-established organization, which is consistently offer a supportive and inclusive work environment where every team member is valued for their unique contributions. Additionally, its expansion into power generation and Oil & Gas businesses showcases a forward-thinking approach, further solidifying its position as a strong player in the sector.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to the next level? Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Apply today by clicking on the link!

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: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: E4ZEDF-5B0BAA1D

Date posted: 03 July 2024

Consultant: Annie Lim

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