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Corporate Associate

Job title: Corporate Associate
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry: Legal & Corporate Governance
Start Date: 14/01/2020
Reference: 30367
Contact name: Nick Ryland
Contact email: nick@formativesearch.com
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

We are working with a top tier US firm who are looking to hire into their Singapore Corporate team. The team specializes in cross-border corporate transactions, including merger and acquisitions, private equity transactions, takeovers and joint ventures, and advises on a mix of corporate strategic transactions and financial sponsor deals across Southeast Asia. As a result of expansion and growth across the region the firm are looking for a driven associate to be a part of their Corporate team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Draft and review documentation, demonstrate familiarity with precedents and market standards;

  • Providing efficient professional support to partners;

  • Provide commercial and legal advice to the client;

  • Supervise team and demonstrate control through effective control; and

  • Network with clients to capitalize on new business opportunities.

  • Contribute to thought leadership and raise the profile of the firm externally.

Key Requirements

  • Excellent academic credentials

  • Strong M&A experience

  • Singapore bar admission

  • NQ-2 years PQE (UK scale)

  • Ability and desire to work within a growing, ambitious and entrepreneurial team

  • Experience within a top tier firm

  • Organised and able to work to strict deadlines with the ability to prioritise realistically

  • Cooperative and collaborative in approach and able to develop excellent working relationships at all levels and within all roles

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