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Location
Singapore
Type
Full-Time
Full-Time
Industry
Legal
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Group General Counsel

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We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced individual to join our team as our Group General Counsel based in Singapore. This role will be responsible for providing advice on all legal matters across the group.

Job purpose

Roles and responsibilities

  • Oversee delivery of legal and compliance services and resources to accomplish corporate goals, strategies, and priorities on a group level 
  • Provide legal and compliance advice to senior management and all internal stakeholders on legal and compliance matters across the jurisdictions/markets we operate in
  • Manage and recruit a team of legal associates and compliance professionals  
  • Draft, review and negotiate with external counterparts on a variety of commercial agreements, which includes third party agreements, operations agreements, services agreements, partnerships, and marketing agreements
  • Review, update and recommend for approval, standard documentation, in accordance with market and industry practice
  • Review and provide recommendations on the legal aspects and considerations for resolving issues that arise in existing commercial relationships, and handling pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries
  • Monitor changes to regulatory requirements and proactively handle regulatory developments and compliance updates in the jurisdictions we operate in
  • Provide time-sensitive support on a wide array of legal and compliance inquiries in all operational aspects
  • Identify and consult on legal and compliance risks in connection with the company’s developments
  • Develop and update compliance policies and procedures and for compliance-related risk assessment and control evaluations for the different jurisdictions/markets we operate in

You’ll be a great fit for us if you

  • Possess a Law degree from a recognized university with at least 8 years’ PQE in private practice or in house
  • A high degree of independence, initiative, and decisiveness
  • Articulate, good drafting skills, and highly effective in English
  • Strong analytical skills and an ability to demonstrate sound legal and business judgment, even in ambiguous situations
  • Possess a strong understanding of Capital Markets products, regulatory and compliance matters
  • Be an effective time manager with the ability to work in a team
  • Strategic-minded, highly detail-oriented, and strong quantitatively
  • Able to work independently and enjoy working in a team
  • Self-motivated and thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic, and high-pressure environment
  • Ability to prioritize effectively and to work under pressure without compromising quality
  • Knowledge and interest in fintech and securities regulations in Singapore and/or in other countries
  • Excellent in the knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures


If you are interested, please send your resume to jobs@fundnel.com

Only successful applicants will be contacted. 


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