Legal Counsel (6-10 PQE)

Posted 25 June 2021
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

  • Sole counsel
  • Direct report to CEO
  • Flexible work arrangements

Our client, a cutting-edge power generator/retailer is looking to fill a Legal Counsel role.

Reporting directly to the CEO, the successful candidate will provide full spectrum legal advice and work closely with functional leads.


Key Responsibilities

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a broad range of commercial contracts (including financing matters).
  • Provide legal advice to senior stakeholders and play the role of a business partner.
  • Manage all matters in the legal department (including contract management system).
  • Keep abreast with legal developments relevant to energy sector in Singapore and ensure company’s compliance to regulatory and legal requirements.
  • Manage dispute/contentious matters as and when required.
  • Manage external counsel as and when required.
  • Oversee basic legal training of staff and cultivate culture of open counsel on legal issues.

Key Requirements

  • LLB from a recognised institution.
  • Bar qualification (Singapore Bar highly preferred). Min 6 PQE.
  • Prior in-house experience in the EPC/Energy/Project/infrastructure related domains.
  • Strong commercial acumen.
  • Solutions driven approach


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