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Corporate Legal Counsel

Job Title: Corporate Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry: Legal
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -062020-450850
Contact Name: Rinku Saraf
Job Published: June 30, 2020 16:26

Job description

About the company

One of the leaders in healthcare services sector. You will be working as part of the legal team, reporting into the General Counsel in Singapore. This is a great opportunity for a proactive candidate to take more accountability and responsibility to partner with senior stakeholders.

About the Role

An exciting opportunity for a mid-level counsel who will be able to gain mentorship and will be exposed to a variety of work with a high-growth company

Duties:

  • Assist in a wide range of corporate transactional work (including M&A, JVs, restructuring exercises)
  • Drafting & negotiating a variety of banking & finance transactions including ISDA agreements
  • Drafting & negotiation a variety of commercial contracts, including technology contracts, HR and employment contracts, vendor & procurement, etc
  • Providing legal advice to internal & external stakeholders
  • Providing advice of litigation matters if required
  • Assisting in managing the organizations intellectual property portfolio with support of external counsel
  • Research on various points of law, regulation and compliance
  • Other duties as may be assigned

About you:

  • Common law qualified lawyer with 4 -7 years pqe
  • Strong private practice background with experience in banking & finance, corporate M&A or general corporate -commercial
  • Some in-house experience or secondment would be a plus, preferably in an organization with cross functional responsibilities and cross-border transactional work
  • Excellent written & spoken English. Any other language will be a plus
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with ability to deal with people from across the globe
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment in a global organization
  • Team player, self starter and willing to expand his/her legal skills
  • Strong commercial and business acumen, ability to develop critical and analytical thinking, creative with problem solving skills

EA Registration Number: R1656454
Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8105