Senior Legal Counsel, Tech/Corporate (7+ PQE)

Posted 08 May 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

  • Highly backed, early-stage startup
  • Key partner to business, direct line to C-suite
  • Frontier topics in tech, digital transformation

Our client is in the business of end-to-end transformation through technology/digital solutions.

Reporting directly to C-suite, the successful candidate will play the key legal role in the business, seeing through a broad range of tech/commercial contracts, and general corporate matters.

Stakeholder management and business partnering are significant aspects of the role, as such, in-house experience working closely with business would be well regarded.


Key Responsibilities 

  • Lifecycle management of commercial contracts, including but not limited to tech, licensing, sponsorship, and vendor agreements.
  • General legal support in areas of intellectual property, risk mitigation, procurement, litigation, and employment.
  • Keeping abreast of key legal topics pertinent to business and delivering commercially sound advice.
  • Oversee regulatory, compliance, corporate governance/secretarial matters as and when necessary.
  • Collaborating closely with internal and external stakeholders across departments, functions, and geography.

Key Requirements (

  • At least 7 years of post-qualified experience.
  • Degree certified and admitted to Singapore Bar or equivalent jurisdiction.
  • Capable of negotiating, drafting, and reviewing complex commercial contracts (especially tech-related).
  • Well-versed in advising on broad range of company and commercial law.
  • Competent in managing multiple projects and high-level stakeholders.
  • Independent decision maker, able to function autonomously and cohesively in a team.


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