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Senior Legal Counsel Logistics Supply Chain

Job Title: Senior Legal Counsel Logistics Supply Chain
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore River, Singapore
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -022019-229380
Contact Name: Rinku Goenka Saraf
Contact Email: rgoenka@argyllscott.sg
Job Published: March 12, 2019 04:15

Job Description

About the company

One of the leading logistic business with operations globally. You would be responsible for the full end to end commercial legal support 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 multi - jurisdictional role, reporting to the Head of Legal based in Singapore. This is a great opportunity for someone who is proactive, with strong in-house experience. Commercially savvy, creative thinking and able to mitigate risk in the business. An exciting opportunity to develop and shape your own role as you go along.

Duties

  • Provide timely support and advice to the business and management, with focus to Singapore and Malaysia business.
  • Drafting & reviewing a broad range of commercial contracts, including service agreements and procurement agreements.
  • Ensure corporate governance rules and processes are maintained and enforced
  • Work closely with the business in understanding the service industry & commercial requirements when considering legal terms & conditions.
  • Work closely with the other corporate functions daily or on a project basis as and when required.
  • Such other duties as assigned from time to time.

About you:

  • Common Law qualified lawyer with 6 - 7 years pqe, with in-house experience (some exposure to litigation work preferred)
  • Singaporean / Singapore PR
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills, for liaising with both internal and external stakeholders. Additional language skills will be advantageous
  • Industry experience would be a plus
  • Ability to spot issues and gather further information as necessary to resolve issues
  • Ability to draft various commercial contracts
  • Able to work independently and in a team, with initiative to seek guidance as necessary
  • An ability to perform under pressure, cope with voluminous contracts and meet tight deadlines

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