An excellent opportunity has arisen at our client, a Fortune 500 company that are headquartered in Singapore. Due to continuous growth, they are looking to add on to their sizeable legal team, a legal counsel with strong financing background to handle all finance related matters for their business as well as on other legal and regulatory aspects of local and overseas investment projects. You should possess at least 7 PQE with some experience working in a bank or a well regarded financial institution. This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer who would like to move out of the financial institution industry.
This is a transactional role and whilst the client are open to considering general financing experience, candidates that come with trade finance and M&A experience would be a bonus.
You will report directly to the Head of Legal.
Responsibilities include :
- Legal support for transactions and matters with the goal to achieve the commercial objectives of the business in a legally compliant manner, taking into account the risks involved and with appropriate risk mitigation
- Mergers & Acquisitions /JVs
- Various financing documentation, security agreements
- Commercial contracts
- Regulatory and Compliance matters
Competitive salary on offer.