Technology & Corporate Counsel, Conglomerate (4 to 8 PQE)

Posted 21 February 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance
EA License No.15S7496

Job Description

Our client, an investment holding company with diverse interest across multiple industries and geographies is looking to fill a newly created Technology & Corporate Counsel role.

Reporting into the Group General Counsel, the successful candidate will be advising, drafting, and negotiating a broad range of technology related agreements including but not limited to SaaS, outsourcing, licensing, vendor, software development agreements; etc. The role will also be supporting on broader general corporate commercial and transactional matters.

You are LLB qualified and called to the Bar (4 to 8 PQE). Candidates with a good mix of TMT and Corporate experience will be very well regarded.

Key Responsibilities

  • Draft, review and negotiate a broad range of technology related commercial agreements
  • Advise on corporate matters including M&A, joint ventures, corporate restructuring and other transactional matters
  • Support the GC in general corporate commercial matters
  • Advise stakeholders on possible legal risk and provide mitigation strategies
  • Ensure compliance to company’s policies and regulatory requirements
  • Assist on corporate secretarial matters to ensure all regulatory requirements are satisfied
  • Assist in the drafting of policies, guidelines, legal templates, and other documents to ensure best practices
  • Developing and maintaining contract templates
  • Conduct relevant legal training for stakeholders

Key Requirements

  • LLB/LLM qualified
  • 4 to 8 PQE
  • In-house and law firm (TMT/Corporate Practice) experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player who can operate independently