senior legal counsel in Cyberjaya

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contact
alex sin, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
RM 8,000 - RM 13,000 per month

job details

posted
location
cyberjaya, selangor
specialism
property
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
RM 8,000 - RM 13,000 per month
experience
7 years
reference number
91M0158501_1626228947
contact
alex sin, randstad
phone
012 395 9922
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job description

about the company

Our client is a fast-growing technology company that is part of a global listed group.

about the job

  • Serve as an in-house legal and compliance counsel, working closely with the local management team, regional and HQ legal and business teams.
  • Draft and review all commercial/operational agreements and company policies including conducting training.
  • Provide timely advice to internal stakeholders on the legal risks associated with the Company’s business and operations.
  • Support HQ and the regional team on M&A transactions i.e., due diligence, review of transaction documents, attending to closing formalities, facts gathering, and reporting.
  • Monitor and manage litigation and other contentious matters.
  • Liaise with and manage external legal advisors.
  • Attend and liaise with appropriate authorities and regulatory bodies.
  • Support HQ and regional initiatives to roll out new compliance policies and audits.
  • Coordinate with external company secretaries to ensure timely submission of statutory documents and preparation of non-standard resolutions.
  • Prepare standard board resolutions and arrange for directors’ signatures.
  • Filing of legal documents, maintaining, and updating legal repository, furnishing of relevant documents, arrange for certification of documents for submission of tender, local authorities, banks, external auditors, consultants, etc.
  • Being part of the Information Security Management System (ISMS) committee to conduct annual reviews on the ISO 27001 (2013) and SOC 2 Type II policies.

about the manager/team

Reporting to the Head of Corporate Services. The management style of the HOD is macro-management and believes in delivering results with minimal supervision. The team works well and has a good team spirit.

skills & experience required

  • Degree in Law from a recognized university
  • Local Malaysian with admission to the Malaysian BAR
  • Minimum 7 years of working experience in both in-house and private practice
  • Strong hands-on experience on legal matters
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good time-management, organizational, and presentation skills

culture & benefits

Our client offers rewarding careers with exciting remuneration & benefits packages and a culture that is collaborative and inclusive.

how to apply

This is an excellent opportunity for senior leadership candidates looking for a strong and fulfilling career.

Kindly send your application to alex.s@randstad.com.my to apply or contact Alex Sin at 012 395 9922 for further details

skills

legal, lawyer, law, compliance

qualification

Degree in Law from a recognized university
Local Malaysian with admission to the Malaysian BAR

responsibilities

- Serve as an in-house legal and compliance counsel, working closely with the local management team, regional and HQ legal and business teams
- Draft and review all commercial/operational agreements and company policies including conducting training
- Provide timely advice to internal stakeholders on the legal risks associated with the Company’s business and operations
- Support HQ and the regional team on M&A transactions i.e. due diligence, review of transaction documents, attending to closing

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree