Manager, Legal & Regulatory

Reporting to the Group CFO the Manager, Legal & Regulatory is responsible for the Group’s legal & regulatory function in support of the company’s overall strategy and the efficient and effective execution of this strategy to assist the company in meeting its objectives.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Active member of Management team
  • Working with Group CEO / EXCO to develop overall Legal & Regulatory strategy to assist Group in achieving its objectives; develop supporting initiatives to achieve Legal & Regulatory strategy, and overseeing the successful implementation of such initiatives;
  • Legal
  • Provide expert and strategic legal advice to the senior management team
  • Support Country Managers / Commercial managers / HODs in negotiation with business partners and vendors;
  • Review legal agreements and Identify potential legal/commercial issues, research options and provide solutions
  • Draft, negotiate and solidify agreements, contracts and other legal documents to minimize risk and maximize company’s legal rights
  • Engage with external counsel as / when required
  • Maintain database of contracts
  • Regulatory
  • Develop regulatory strategy for Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Indonesia markets in the context of overall corporate strategy
  • Work with Group management/country heads to develop a strong working relationship with national regulators
  • Manage all licensing activities required for the Company’s operations across including, ensure valid operating licenses are in order and up-to-date and keep up-to-date with changes in legal & regulatory laws
  • Support business development activities looking at regulatory requirements for new markets

Skills & Requirements

  • Degree holder in Law (L.L.B) or a combination of law and other disciplines, from a recognized university;
  • Excellent command of English, both verbal and in legal drafting/ writing skills;
  • Work experience of 7 – 10 years, either in an established legal firm or corporation;
  • Ability to analyze and interpret laws, regulations and government policies, and proposing approaches and solutions that best match commercial interests;
  • An ambitious self-starter, able to work independently in a fluid/ fast moving environment;
  • Demonstrated ability to influence senior stakeholders;
  • Results oriented, motivated, committed, resourceful and flexible in work approach to adapt to changes.

Please send us your résumé, examples of your best works, sketches, prototypes or anything else that demonstrates your interest and ability.