In-House Counsel, 4+ PQE (Oil & Gas/Trade)

Posted 15 September 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

A leading global commodity trading firm is on the hunt for an experienced Legal Specialist to bolster its high-performing Singapore team. If you're adept at managing legal complexities in a fast-paced trading environment, we want to hear from you.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Offer legal guidance and support mainly for trading activities, covering contract preparation, review, and advisory tasks.
  • Key involvement in dispute resolution concerning trading and related business matters.
  • Ensure business practices adhere to local laws and company policies, and stay updated on legal changes affecting the industry.


Key Requirements:


  • Law degree from an accredited university with a minimum of 4 years in legal roles.
  • Prior experience in litigation would be a plus.
  • Familiarity with trade and shipping law is advantageous.
  • Exceptional skills in drafting, negotiation, and communication.
  • Ability to operate both independently and as part of a team.


If this sounds like you, please send your latest CV to, and we will be in touch shortly.