Overview

Location: Singapore
Ref No JO-1904-170728
Our Client is operating within the consumer products sector and as a result of the decision to insource legal activities, they are currently seeking a SEA Legal Counsel help set up the Legal team in Singapore.
Reporting to the Managing Director for the South East Asia business and dotted line reporting to the General Counsel seated in the Global HQ, you will help set up the legal function for the SEA region. You will be responsible for providing legal support and advice to achieve corporate objectives while minimising legal risks. This includes drafting, reviewing and negotiating sales, procurement, manufacturing contracts, compliance (investigation and training) and supporting the group on M&A activities / litigation support should such events arise.
Ideally you are with at least 8-10 years PQE, preferably with prior in-house experience (with some manufacturing) experience. You have strong experience advising businesses and driving risk mitigation and compliance. Prior experience in the SEA markets will also be a big plus. Some travels, approximately 15-20% will be required.
Consultant: Michelle Koh
MOM Reg. No: R1102371
Consultant Tel: +65 6956 6583

[email protected]

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