eLawyer Recruitment
Our client is a global company with its corporate headquarter in Penang. They are looking for Corporate Legal Advisor to join its office in Penang. Ideal candidates should have 3 - 5 years of working experience in manufacturing industry to review commercial contracts terms and conditions for large projects. Individuals with strong business sense are preferred.
Corporate Legal Advisor (Global Company in Penang)
In House
Corporate / M&A / Commercial
Full Time/Permanent
3 - 5 Year(s)
Professional Qualification
- Pro-actively manage Company's exposure and risk prior to contract signing by ensuring contractual terms and conditions promote the company interest and limit exposure to potentially adverse outcomes.

- Responsible to handle all enquiries/matters in relation to legal matters, provide legal opinions and proposals for resolution of legal issues.

- Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating various commercial contracts and legal documents and transactional support on key deals and projects.

- Conducting research, analysing and writing correspondence, legal opinions, contracts and reports, and able to identify legal implications of business strategies
- Monitor litigation matters for the company and report to management on progress of files and cases.

- Managing and mitigating legal risks by designing and implementing company policies and procedures.

- Develop contract proposals to support organizational goals.

- Ensuring compliance with all laws and regulations that apply to the business.

- Keeping up with current changes on all relevant areas of laws and contributing to the enhancement of the knowledge base of the company's legal function.

- Managing standard contracts and maintaining accurate contract records.

- Monitoring of legal documentation from initial to completion stage.

- Designing and delivering legal training to the business.

- Communicating with and managing any third-party bodies such as external counsel, agent or auditor.

- Undertake such duties as and when assigned by the head of department and/or the corporate management.
- Bachelor's Degree in law (LLB) or relevant disciplines.

- Have a minimum of 5 years of work experience either as a legal advisor in a manufacturing company and/or experience in corporate/commercial practice is preferred.

- Possess strong written and oral communication skills in English and Mandarin.

- A high degree of professional ethics and integrity.

- Be a proactive, hardworking, meticulous individual and able to work independently and deliver high-quality work under deadlines.

- Be a highly analytical and strong business rational thinker and able to deliver practical solutions that meet management needs.

This position is only open to Malaysian citizens.

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