Legal Counsel (Contract)- Energy/Oil & Gas

Job Title: Legal Counsel (Contract)- Energy/Oil & Gas
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD60,000-SGD90,000
Reference: CT/LC/EOG/SG
Contact Name: Clement Tan
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2020 16:29

Job Description

  • Excellent opportunity to develop in-house exposure with a global MNC
  • Learning from and working with an experienced Legal lead
  • Broad regional scope of work across legal and compliance

Our client, a global MNC in the Energy/ Oil & Gas space, is looking to hire a junior counsel for a 6 months contract.

This is a maternity cover but may have the possibility of converting to a permanent role, pending performance.

This is an excellent opportunity for lawyers in practice to gain in-house exposure


Key Responsibilities 

  • Provide legal advice and support to the company’s management, business, functional groups and affiliates.
  • Support the company’s affiliates and subsidiaries in Singapore, Houston and London
  • Liaise with HQ Legal Team
  • Providing legal advice and support to internal clients.
  • Providing legal advice on all matters pertaining to the company’s business dealings and staff functions including but not limited to employment issues, competition law matters, compliance/sanctions issues.
  • Drafting and reviewing various agreements and legal documentation, correspondences in support of business teams and staff departments.
  • Instruct outside counsels in the conduct of matters for the company, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Key Requirements 

  • At least 2 years of legal experience, legally educated at a top university
  • Ability to work and explain legal and operational issues in readily understandable manner.
  • Good communication skills and interface with internal stakeholders and outside business partners at all levels.
  • Independent, responsible and a can-do attitude

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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