Legal Counsel, Singapore

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: HQ00015824_1527823213
Sector: Legal In-House

Position: Legal Counsel, SEA

Location: Singapore

Reporting Line: Head of Legal (APAC) situated in Shanghai


Key Requirements:

  • 7+ PQE, Singapore qualified, from a top-tier firm/or MNC
  • Experience handling corporate commercial matters
  • Experience in the chemical industry and/or with infrastructure, construction & engineering projects will be a plus
  • Fluency in spoken Mandarin is crucial



Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Acting as the sole legal counsel on the ground for legal matters across the South East Asia region
  • Providing transactional, advisory, regulatory and dispute-related advice for industry and/or project related matters across SEA
  • Advise and support all commercial transactions and operations in SEA, including drafting, reviewing and negotiating of commercial and industrial contracts
  • Interface and work closely with legal team members across SEA region, APAC HQ and Group HQ (Europe
  • Conduct legal research and prepare summary reports on new laws and regulations relevant to the group and management team
  • Participate and/or lead meetings with internal and external parties