Junior Legal Counsel- F&B / FMCG

Posted 14 May 2020

Job Description

  • Global MNC with opportunities to posted overseas for work
  • Stable environment with an established team and working closely with the wider legal team
  • Competitive package with strong bonuses

Our client, a global MNC in the F&B/ FMCG space, is looking to hire a junior legal counsel as part of their team.

This role will support the business across the APAC region.

Handling a wide range of commercial contracts, negotiation, mergers and acquisitions as well as disputes.

This role will be a key partner for the business in a wide range of legal, regulatory and operational matters.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Advise on a range of regulatory, operational, corporate and commercial issues as well ass employment and labour matters.
  • Managing the IP portfolio and disputes, if any
  • Legal support for the mergers, acquisitions and business development and M&A projects in APAC
  • Keeping the management abreast of necessary data protection, privacy and anti-corruption laws and regulations
  • Advising on potential compliance measures to manage risks
  • Providing advice on compliance with corporate governance requirements
  • Being an effective business partner to the regional management teams

Key Requirements 

  • Called to the Bar in Singapore
  • At least 2 PQE, from a top law firm or reputable company
  • Excellent commercial drafting skills and transactional exposure
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Initiated, creative problem solver, effective communicator

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