Legal Counsel - Engineering (Maritime/ Engineering)

Job Title: Legal Counsel - Engineering (Maritime/ Engineering)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 120000 to SGD 200000
Reference: CT/LC/Engineering/1309
Contact Name: Clement Tan
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2019 12:33

Job Description

  • High visibility role reporting directly to C-suite
  • Working closely with regional teams in the parent organisation
  • Wide range of corporate commercial exposure across the SEA region

Our client, a regional MNC in the engineering/maritime space, is looking for a sole legal counsel. This role will report directly to their senior management, responsible for legal & compliance matters in SEA. Working closely with the legal team in the parent organisation, handling a range of projects and acquisitions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Supporting the management team on legal matters including contract management, litigation and legal compliance management.
  • Draft, review and advise on a broad range of commercial agreements, such as operations & maintenance, sales and distribution, NDA, employment, JV agreements etc.).
  • Legal lead for merger and acquisition, JV and investment related deals
  • Instruct and coordinate with external counsel where necessary.
  • Developing and maintaining legal/regulatory compliance SOPs.
  • Plan and conduct legal compliance training to management and employees
  • Any other duties as and when assigned by the Management       

Key Requirements

  • Ideally called to the Singaporean or Malaysian Bar
  • At least 4 years of legal experience in a law firm or an in-house setting
  • Independent, professional, dedicated and responsible
  • Keen interest in the maritime/ engineering industry

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

All interested candidates, please apply now, and we will get in touch for a confidential discussion.

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