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Legal Counsel

  • Location: Bangkok
  • Salary: Up to THB840000.00 per annum per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 months ago

  • Sector: Legal
  • Contact: Pichaya Manacharoensak
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 22 October 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -082021-462683

Our client is leading conglomerate busienss in manufacturing and trading. Given an expansion of business growths, they are actively looking for new headcount as Legal Counsel to join the team to support multiple business units. They prefer candidate with strong skills of contract negotiations and experienced in complex corporate restructure projects.

Key Accountabilities / Responsibilities

  • Report directly to the Legal Manager and performing as an individual contributor
  • Draft, review, translate, negotiate contracts or other legal documents relating to the business in accordance with internal process guidelines
  • Provide legal and regulatory advice which covers internal compliance to the business
  • Work in partnership with the Government and Board of Investment Officer on legal matters
  • Keep update and monitor compliance and reports the impacts of new laws on business
  • Advise on anti-corruption, anti-competition, export control and other compliance risks
  • Prepare legal/compliance training materials with ability to facilitate as a trainer to conduct training activities if necessary
  • Ensure all legal and compliance matters run smoothly in the organization

Desired Skills & Experience

· Degree in LAW with Lawyer license or barrister at law qualification

· At least 7 years of combination experience in law firm and in-house counsel role

· Solid skill in contract drafting, reviewing and revising

· Good working knowledge in laws of Thailand, labour regulations and general litigation with solid experience in complex contract review

· Logical thinking with excellent in communication, analytical and interpretation skills

· International, dynamic, mature, prioritized and result-oriented character with growth mindset

· A healthy balance of big picture theory, best-practices, and strategy as well as the ability to roll up the sleeves and execute

· Experience implementing leadership, teamwork and culture trainings

· Excellent in Communication skills both Thai & English language


Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.