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Senior Legal Counsel

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 24 days ago

  • Sector: Legal
  • Contact: Rinku Saraf
  • Expiry Date: 18 March 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -022021-456336

About the company

One of my clients in the FMCG is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel. This role reports to the General Counsel based overseas.

About the Role

  • Provide timely, pragmatic, strategic and commercial legal advice to all business units with a particular focus on a designated region, in a manner which enables the business to achieve its corporate objectives in line with the business' strategy, applicable laws and regulatory requirements.
  • Act as legal lead on strategic business projects, as requested by the General Counsel
  • Provide timely advise to the business units
  • Support the General Counsel in maintaining high standards of corporate governance
  • Act as primary legal liaison with regulatory authorities in the relevant region and elsewhere as requested by General Counsel and Government Relations team

About you

  • Common law qualified lawyer with at least 7 years post qualification experience
  • Experience in general corporate commercial and intellectual property laws
  • In-house experience will be an advantage
  • Japanese language would be an advantage as required to work with key stakeholders in the Japan region
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Effective project management, organizational, analytical, and problem resolution skills.
  • Must be results oriented and able to work independently and meet deadlines

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