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Our client is a leading corporation listed on the Main Market of the Malaysian stock exchange, Bursa Malaysia, and is a major private-sector player in Sarawak. They are looking for Legal Manager - Corporate & Strategy to be part of the legal team.
Legal Manager - Corporate & Strategy
In House
Corporate / M&A / Commercial
Full Time/Permanent
8 - 12 Year(s)
Professional Qualification
Job Summary:

- To act as in-house legal counsel providing legal services, primarily in planning, strategizing and directing legal matters of the Group Companies and supporting the Group General Counsel in managing cross functional business teams.

Job Scope:

- Assist in executing and implementing the legal strategic plan for the Group Companies to ensure all activities are achieving its objectives
- Monitor changes in relevant legislation and regulatory environment and take appropriate and timely action to inform the business divisions
- Assist to execute the drafting, negotiating, and managing all legal aspects of all forms of commercial agreements, and providing on-going post-closing legal support to internal business clients to ensure compliance with laws and regulations
- Assist to plan and execute training programs to employees and officer of the Group Companies
- Manage relationship with external counsel and guide external counsel in their provision of legal services
- Conduct relevant research
- Apply prudent business judgement and ensuring the Management is aware of key legal risks and requirements
- Support the Group General Counsel generally
- LLB Hons from recognized university
- At least 8 years working experience, combined in-house and practicing is a must
- A well developed analytical skills with a strong attention to details
- A :can do" attitude and the confidence to work under varied conditions
- Excellent written communication and negotiation skills
- Proven ability to manage internal and external relationships

This position is only open to Malaysian citizens.

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