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Our client is a well established company. They have business presence in more than 20 countries across 5 continents.

Why you should explore this job opportunity:

1. global business exposure (rare to have global legal leadership role in Malaysia)
2. to part of a fast growing global business
3. leadership exposure in managing lawyers in different countries
4. extremely attractive remuneration package
Head of Legal (global business)
In House
Corporate / M&A / Commercial
Full Time/Permanent
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
15 - 20 Year(s)
Professional Qualification
- to draft, negotiate and advise on various commercial agreements in relation to the business
- to provide full spectrum of in-house legal support to businesses globally
- managing legal team
- work closely with senior stakeholders and board members to provide legal, corporate governance, compliance, licensing advice
- to manage external company secretaries and to assist in corporate secretarial related works
- to involve in corporate exercises and managing external lawyers
- to undertake projects on ad hoc basis as assigned by CFO
- 15 to 20 years of legal experience
- corporate partner in reputable firm is welcome to explore
- experience in leading a team of lawyers
- experience in drafting, advising and negotiating corporate and commercial agreement (both local and cross-border)
- experience in advising on corporate exercises e.g. M&A exercise
- good business acumen
- ability to speak and review contract in Mandarin is a must
- experience in supporting regional businesses is preferred
- self-starter, responsive, team player, service-oriented and approachable
- able to work in fast-paced environment
- able to travel when the need arises

This position is only open to Malaysian citizens.

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