Junior Legal Counsel - Investment Management

Job Title: Junior Legal Counsel - Investment Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: S$54000 - S$72000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JN -032019-230600
Contact Name: Mike Hallett
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2019 23:53

Job Description

About the client

Leading boutique investment business with a number of UHNW clients

About the role

Full responsibility for the legal function, adressing any legal queries and building a successfull framework for the execution of legal deliverables


  • Manage the planning, structuring, coordination & execution of transaction/deals, such as mergers and acquisition, fundraising through equity and/or debt, joint ventures and other investments in public & private companies.
  • Provide legal advice on commercial and corporate (including governance) matters, and contribute to risk and commercial issues analysis
  • Research & advise on relevant laws and regulatory requirements
  • Draft, review and negotiate all relevant documents for the execution of deals and transactions
  • Conduct due diligence where necessary
  • Handle corporate secretarial matters and attend to clients' corporate secretarial requirements
  • Assist with the incorporation of companies for local and/or overseas clients
  • Assist with the preparation, review and consolidation of board documents and facilitate preparation of board meetings

About you

  • Legal degree (not necessary to be qualified)
  • 1+ years of relevant working experience in a law firm or legal inhouse role will be preferred
  • Transactional experience (including M&A and general corporate work)
  • Strong transactional, regulatory and project management experience will be advantageous
  • Good interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Attention to details and able to handle tasks in a prompt and efficient manner
  • Ability to work independently and with different teams across different functions

EA Registration Number: R1871862
Argyll Scott Singapore Pte Ltd. EA Licence Number: 16S8105