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Legal Counsel

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    S$3000 - S$4500

Job Description

What you will get:

  • Immense exposure to a fast-growing tech start up environment but with the backing of an established VC
  • Ownership over a variety of legal responsibilities with direct impact on business, strategy, and risk
  • International exposure with cross-border work – interaction with regulators, investors and decision makers to shape the landscape in emerging markets
  • Grow your knowledge and network when working closely with legal practitioners from different jurisdictions and areas of expertise
  • Develop your career with the future in mind in areas such as FinTech, Smart Cities and blockchain
  • Flat structure where you report directly to the Group CLO and CBO
  • Ample opportunity for work abroad

Job Description:

  • Perform legal, business and market research to aid strategic decision making that have great impact on growth, M&A, vendor selection , partnerships and hiring
  • Draft and review contracts, term sheets, policies, and marketing communications materials
  • Ownership over license applications in multiple jurisdictions. This is an end-end responsibility from crafting business plans, completing forms and project management of multiple cross-function stakeholders
  • Conduct and facilitate regulatory risk assessments on the company’s standard operating procedures
  • Accountable for legal administration that includes creating a follow-up action plan between the legal department and various teams involved
  • Liaise with corporate secretaries and related departments in preparing documents required for annual audit including board or shareholder minutes, Annual General Meeting and Company Resolutions
  • Translation between English and Chinese for legal documents
  • Support other departments with contract negotiations


  • You must possess at least a Bachelors in Laws from a reputable university
  • At least 3 years of working experience in legal practice or in-house role
  • You should also have significant exposure to any one of or a combination of the following: corporate-commercial drafting, financial services regulations & licensing, and/or M&A
  • Proactive and highly motivated individual who can multi-task and manage multiple deadlines
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin – legal-commercial standard
  • Experience in cross-border work a bonus
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to communicate and collaborate well with various stakeholders

Closing on 21 Mar 2021

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