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Legal Counsel

Job Title: Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: S$120000.00 - S$150000 per annum
Reference: JN -082019-442602
Contact Name: Eka Benui
Contact Email: ebenui@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: August 06, 2019 10:23

Job Description

About the client

Global bank with a strong foothold in the APAC & EMEA region. The business is currently looking for an exceptional lawyer to support the business.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the implementation of global standards and initiatives in relation to the Bank's clients
  • Provide commercially sound legal advice (with relation to the Bank's cash, credit and trade products) to the Bank's global clients
  • Work closely with the company's global team to ensure a smooth delivery of product solutions to the Bank's clients
  • Conduct training to internal stakeholders on legal matters relating to the Strategic & Global subsidiaries client segment
  • Ensure that various business units are in line with best practices for legal risk management
  • Help to maintain an appropriate risk-based approach to evaluate and manage the Bank's legal risk
  • Ensure that the Bank's security documentation process are in line with the best industry standards of regulatory and compliance practices

About you

  • A good blend of private practice and in-house legal experience amounting to at least 5 years (PQE)
  • Professional level fluency in English and having good proficiency in another language is a bonus
  • Ability to work in a team and manage competing priorities
  • People person who has the ability to build relationships at all levels within the organization

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