Head of Legal

Job Title: Head of Legal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD250,000-SGD320,000
Reference: DC/HOL/FIF/SG
Contact Name: Daniel Chay
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2020 17:11

Job Description

  • Work with a leading funds firm
  • Regional remit with great exposure to different stakeholders
  • Well remunerated role with great benefits

Our client is a leading global funds firm. They are looking for a Head of Legal to lead and front all legal matters and report directly to the management team.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Provide general corporate commercial legal support to business units within the region
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts i.e. framework agreements, contracts
  • Support relevant commercial transactions, including drafting and negotiating investment management agreements, setting up and maintaining funds for other businesses
  • Managing external counsels within the region
  • General legal research and other related matters
  • Identify business and legal risks for business projects undertaken

Key Requirements 

  • 10-15 PQE, called to Singapore or common law jurisdiction
  • Good regional exposure and has extensive exposure within the funds sector
  • Able to adapt to a fluid environment and be comfortable dealing internal and external stakeholders
  • Hands on, able to work in a fluid environment


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