Commercial Counsel (5 to 10 PQE), 6 months contract – Global Hospitality group

Posted 25 March 2023
Job type Temporary
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance
EA License No.15S7496

Job Description

Our client, an international hospitality group is seeking a Commercial Counsel to join their legal team on a 6-month contract basis. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of post-qualification experience and be qualified to the bar. This role will focus on commercial contracts, procurement, and general corporate commercial matters.


  • Draft, review, and negotiate commercial contracts including sales, marketing, loyalty, distribution, and IT contracts.

  • Provide legal support to the procurement team in the negotiation of vendor contracts, purchase orders, and other procurement-related agreements.

  • Advise business units on legal matters related to commercial transactions, including issues related to sales, distribution, and marketing.

  • Review and analyse legal and regulatory issues related to commercial activities.

  • Ensure compliance with laws and regulations relevant to commercial activities.

  • Provide legal support to the IT team on matters related to software licensing, technology agreements, and data privacy.

  • Support other legal department functions as needed.


  • Qualified to the bar (Singapore preferred but not a must) with 5-10 years of post-qualification experience.

  • Experience with commercial contracts, procurement, and general corporate commercial matters.

  • Strong drafting and negotiation skills.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.