Senior Regional Counsel (Chemicals)

Job Title: Senior Regional Counsel (Chemicals)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: EC/SRCCHEAAM/150
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 13, 2019 11:07

Job Description

  • Newly created role
  • Established team
  • Regional coverage

Our client is an international chemicals company with a regional headquarter in Singapore. Due to business growth, they are currently on a lookout to hire a Senior Regional Counsel/Regional Counsel to join their established team. You are LLB/LLM qualified with 6 to 8 PQE as an in-house legal counsel and/or law firm associate. Prior experience in advising on a broad spectrum of legal and compliance across the APAC region in the Manufacturing/Chemicals related industry will be a major plus.    

Bar qualification is a must (Commonwealth jurisdiction) and candidates currently in private practice welcomed to apply.

Key Responsibilities

  • Drafting, negotiating and reviewing commercial contracts across the APAC region/jurisdictions
  • Advise business stakeholders on a broad range of legal, regulatory and compliance topics
  • Identifying and managing risk and liability face by the business in their areas of operations
  • Play the role of a strong legal business partner to help business team achieve commercial objectives
  • Devise and conduct compliance and legal training to business units

Key Requirements

  • Bar qualification (6 to 8 PQE). Commonwealth jurisdiction
  • Team player
  • Willing to travel
  • Working knowledge of compliance topics (anti-bribery and competition law)

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