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Legal Counsel

Job Title: Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -022020-448167
Contact Name: Rinku Saraf
Contact Email: rgoenka@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: March 16, 2020 09:47

Job Description

About the company

One of the leading professional service providers globally. You would be responsible for the full end to end corporate - commercial matters in the business. This is a great opportunity for a proactive candidate to take more accountability and responsibility to partner with senior stakeholders

About the role

This is a regional (Asia) role and you will be reporting to the Senior Legal Counsel based in Singapore.

Duties

  • Assist senior lawyers in drafting and negotiating large, complex and high - value outsourcing commercial contracts
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders for fact - finding and negotiating purposes
  • Lead transactions with the support of senior legal counsel
  • Dealing with employment and HR issues
  • Such other duties as assigned from time to time.

About you

  • Common Law qualified lawyer, with 0 - 2 years pqe (in-house experience ideally)
  • Paralegal with commercial contracts experience are welcome too
  • At least 6 months' experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating a range of general commercial contracts
  • Able to work independently and in a team, with initiative to seek guidance as necessary
  • Ability to perform under pressure, cope with voluminous contracts and meet tight deadlines
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to learn and grow with the business
  • Immediately available or on a short-term notice (1 month)

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