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Our client is an IT company looking for an Assistant Legal Manager to be part of their legal department to support their Group business.
Assistant Legal Manager
In House
Corporate / M&A / Commercial
Full Time/Permanent
Selangor, MALAYSIA
4 - 8 Year(s)
Professional Qualification
� Ability to negotiate, draft and review agreements, and any other documents which require legal input, with minimal supervision
� Ensuring compliance by the Group with all applicable laws including but not limited to the Personal Data Protection Act 2010 (PDPA), Companies Act 2016 etc
� Research, review and identify relevant legal issues (case law, legislation, regulations) applicable to the Group and provide training and updates from time to time to the Group on such matters
� Drafting (and periodically updating) policies for the group (Anti-Bribery & Corruption Policy; Whistleblowing Policy, Personal Data Protection Policy etc)
� Creating/updating standard operating procedures for contract management within the Group
� Supporting the compliance function within the Group
� Providing general commercial legal support to the Group which will include the following types of legal work:
(a) developing precedent agreements;
(b) attending contract negotiation meetings;
(c) helping to resolve legal disputes and advising on a range of legal issues for the Group�s business areas;
(d) assist in litigious matters and liaising with external solicitors;
(e) assisting the legal department on all legal related matters concerning the Group
� Candidate must possess at least a Degree in Law with minimum 5 years working experience (both in a legal firm and in-house legal function preferably)
� Experience in drafting and reviewing commercial contracts is a must (experience in drafting and reviewing information technology (IT) related contracts would be an added advantage)
� Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines and produce results in a timely manner
� Computer literate with strong interpersonal, organisational and time management skills
� Strong communication skills
� Excellent command of written and spoken English and Bahasa Malaysia
� Pleasant personality, hardworking, shows initiative and able to multi task

This position is only open to Malaysian citizens.

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