An opportunity to work in-house has arisen for an established entity in Singapore.
In this role you will advise senior management on legal, regulatory and compliance matters relating to the oil trading and shipping business of the Company. This includes identifying areas of risk and making suggestions for improvement. In this role, you will inter alia supervise and provide legal support and assistance to the Company’s operations personnel in the drafting and finalisation of contracts, as well as supporting the implementation of Company-wide legal compliance programmes, policies, procedures. As the company grows, this role will afford the successful individual the opportunity to build a team.
To be a suitable candidate for this position you must have been called to the Singapore bar with minimum 10 years of relevant post-qualification experience in private practice or as in-house counsel in the areas of shipping or oil & gas. You must come with strong business acumen. This role will suit individuals who are self-motivated, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and who possess excellent communication, negotiation and persuasion skills. In order to liaise with both internal and external stakeholders, fluency in Mandarin (spoken & written) is integral.