head of legal (banking) in Kuala Lumpur

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job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
banking & financial services
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queenie yeoh, randstad
603 2036 7566
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job description

about the company

our client is one of the well-known top-tier bank in Malaysia and is currently in search for a senior legal person with banking experiences to lead their Legal department.

about the role

render competent legal advice to the bank's management and board pertaining to the governing laws and regulatins to ensure the bank's interests are all times mitigated and protected


  • leading the acitivities of the legal department including planning and coordinating the operations and output of each team member.
  • reviews agreements and form legal opinion to business, senior managements, and the Board
  • to come up with terms and conditions for the bank's products and services when needed
  • review and enhance the existing terms and conditions
  • analyse main legal risk that could affect the business and provide suggestions and recommendation to mitigate the risk
  • conduct researches on legal developments
  • conduct training and workshop for the business

skills & requirements

  • with at least 12 years of working experience, preferably with legal practise experience
  • possess a recognised Degree in Law, and is a member of Malaysian Bar
  • sound knowledge of BNM rules and regulations
  • able to lead a team
  • attention to detail, highly motivated and is proactive
  • confident self-starter, able to work independently and in a team
  • strong organizational and interpersonal skills

culture & benefits
Successful candidates can expect an attractive and competitive remuneration package based on qualifications and experience together with other benefits alongside with career advancement opportunities which shall commensurate with efforts and contributions.

how to apply
If you're interested to apply, please click on the appropriate link or should you have any enquiry, please reach out to Queenie Yeoh at queenie.y@randstad.com.my or 03 2036 7566


legal, banking