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Legal Director - Retail/FMCG

  • Location: Bangkok
  • Salary: Negotiable per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Legal
  • Contact: Khathawut Chorruangsak
  • Expiry Date: 16 October 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -072020-451281

Our Client

Our client is one of the leading Retail companies in the industry. They are looking for Legal Director to be responsible for Legal (70%) and Compliance (30%) tasks while reporting directly to the CEO


  • Manage overall legal and compliance for the company
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advise on all legal issues
  • Oversee, Reviewing, drafting and negotiating legal documents
  • Support duties assigned by CEO and enforce internal corporate governance/approvals
  • Monitoring and tracking of legal-related documents and contracts
  • Framing corporate policies & enforcement guidelines, including trainings to employees
  • Advise in Thai Personal Data Protection laws and regulations.
  • Liaise with external counsel, where applicable, on litigation or legal related matters

The successful applicant will have:

  • A Bachelor's degree/Master's degree in law or related field
  • 10+ years of working experience in Legal, Compliance or related field
  • Familiar with Drafting, reviewing and negotiating legal documents, PDPA, litigation matters
  • Understands the local and the international laws, policies and regulations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Thai
  • In-house lawyer experience with either public or private company
  • Thai nationality

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.