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Legal Counsel - 6 months contract

Job Title: Legal Counsel - 6 months contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -102020-453526
Contact Name: Rinku Saraf
Contact Email: rgoenka@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: October 26, 2020 15:50

Job Description

About the role

This role is with my client in the financial service sector. A great opportunity for an immediately available Singapore qualified lawyer. This is a 6 months contract and reports into the Head of Legal.

Duties

  • Provide commercially and legally sound advice and support to the organization
  • Draft, review, and negotiate contracts and other legal documents relating to NDA, employment, M&A, services, consultancy, and IT related etc.
  • Give advice on regulatory and compliance matters including anti-corruption, personal data protection laws, and cybersecurity
  • Work with appointed external service providers/legal counsels while monitoring and managing legal costs, quality, and service
  • Work with the appointed Corporate Secretarial firm to administer corporate matters/proceedings
  • Such other duties as assigned from time to time.

Requirements

  • Singapore qualified lawyer, with 4-6 years pqe with experience in general corporate work
  • Strong commercial contracts drafting, reviewing, and negotiating skills
  • Able to work independently and in a team, with initiative to seek guidance as necessary
  • Experience in Personal Data Protection Act
  • Ability to translate complex legal or factual issues into plain English advices/communications
  • Organized and meticulous

Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd
EA License No. 16S8105
Rinku Goenka
EA Reg No: R1982285