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Legal Counsel

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

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Legal & Compliance
  • Contact: Pichaya Manacharoensak
  • Start Date: asap
  • Expiry Date: 17 December 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -112021-465708

Our client is a leading global communication industry globally. With the business expansion, they are actively looking for Legal Counsel who knowledgeable in both legal and compliance areas to support the business direction in Thailand.

Key Accountabilities / Responsibilities

· Report directly to Expat and work in partnership with the leadership team in each department to ensure the best practice of legal and compliance in the organization.

· Being a focal point of contact on legal and compliance matters, work in partnership with key stakeholders, provide legal support as well as recommendation on effect of all agreements with external parties

· Draft and review all commercial agreements, prepare legal materials and conduct legal due diligence when necessary

· Oversight legal defense actions and represent the organization in matters before courts, government agencies, or other authorities in order to protect the business interests

· Manage the engagement and performance of outsource law firm and handle all litigation cases by working closely with the outsource law firm as necessary

· Understand of compliance culture to ensure effective communication of compliance matters across the company

· Ensure standard policies, procedures, processes and recommend the best practices to promote compliance with applicable laws and regulations

· Communicate and educate the internal policies, external laws and regulation to related internal department to ensure the compliance of such policies and regulations

Desired Skills & Experience

· Degree qualified in LAW with Lawyer license is a must

· At least 8 years of experience in Legal and Compliance in MNC - Telecommunication industry is preferred

· Logical thinking with excellent in communication skill

· A healthy balance of big picture theory, best-practices, and strategy as well as the ability to roll up the sleeves and execute

· Experience implementing leadership, teamwork and culture trainings

· Excellent in Communication skills both Thai & English language

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