Legal Counsel (Contract)- Technology

Job Title: Legal Counsel (Contract)- Technology
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD$80,000-SGD$140,000
Reference: CT/LCC/T/SG
Contact Name: Clement Tan
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2020 13:34

Job Description

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

Our client, a fast growing start-up in the technology space, is looking to hire a Legal Counsel for a 4-6 months contract.

This is a project based assignment 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.
  • 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, listing requirements and vendor contracts
  • Drafting and reviewing various agreements and legal documentation, correspondences in support of business teams and staff departments.
  • Helping to set up the employee framework and relevant HR policies
  • Instruct outside counsels in the conduct of matters for the company, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Key Requirements 

  • At least 5 PQE, ideally called to the commonwealth Bar
  • Ability to work and explain legal and operational issues in readily understandable manner.
  • Strong corporate exposure
  • Good communication skills and interface with internal stakeholders and outside business partners at all levels.
  • Independent, responsible and a can-do attitude


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