Compliance Director (Utility/Power/Energy)

Job Title: Compliance Director (Utility/Power/Energy)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 200000 to SGD 250000
Reference: EC/CD/UPE/SG
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 16:11

Job Description

  • HQ environment
  • High visibility
  • New headcount/function

Our client, a leading Singapore headquartered company with regional business interest is looking to fill a newly created Compliance Director role based out of Singapore. 

Reporting into senior management, the role will be part of an established newly created Compliance department which advise business stakeholders on a broad range of Compliance matters across the group. The successful candidate will take a lead role in designing, implementing and improving the Compliance framework and polices.  

Key Responsibilities

  • Advise on Compliance matters at the group level
  • Design, implement and improve Compliance polices and framework
  • Participate in compliance audit, investigations and training
  • Ensure compliance to company’s policies and regulatory requirements
  • Assist in the drafting of policies, guidelines, legal compliance templates and other documents to ensure best practices
  • Coordinate and liaise directly with external counsels as and when necessary

Key Requirements

  • LLB/LLM qualified (min 10 PQE)
  • Bar qualification from a commonwealth jurisdiction (Singapore preferred)
  • Strong in-house or private practice experience in Compliance
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player who can operate independently and in a fast paced environment

You are LLB/LLM qualified with at least 10 PQE (Commonwealth Bar – Singapore preferred). Prior in-house experience advising on Compliance topics (ABC, data protection, Investigation, gift polices; etc) be well regarded. Candidates coming straight from law firm will be more than welcomed to apply.  

The company has a flat hierarchy, provides stability, interesting work as well as the opportunity to contribute to a start up function.

To be successful in the role, you will need to be collaborative, independent, hands on and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

If you are keen to apply to this role, do send in your updated CV to

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