Job SeekersSingaporeComplianceFinancial Services - Fund Services
Oct 26, 2020
My client is a well-known venture capital fund company looking for a legal counsel to join their dynamic legal department.
My client is a well-known venture capital fund company looking for a legal counsel to join their dynamic legal department. This opportunity will provide you with:
Immense exposure to a fast-growing tech start up environment but with the backing of an established Venture Capital
Ownership over a variety of legal responsibilities with direct impact on business, strategy, and risk;
International exposure with cross-border work - interaction with regulators, investors and decision makers to shape the landscape in emerging markets
Grow your knowledge and network when working closely with legal practitioners from different jurisdictions and areas of expertise
Develop your career with the future in mind in areas such as FinTech, Smart Cities and blockchain.
Flat structure where you report directly to the Group CLO and CBO
Perform legal, business and market research to aid strategic decision making that have great impact on growth, M&A, vendor selection, partnerships and hiring.
Draft and review contracts, term sheets, policies, and marketing communications materials.
Ownership over license applications in multiple jurisdictions. This is an end-end responsibility from crafting business plans, completing forms and project management of multiple cross-function stakeholders.
Conduct and facilitate regulatory risk assessments on the company's standard operating procedures.
Accountable for legal administration that includes creating a follow-up action plan between the legal department and various teams involved.
Liaise with corporate secretaries and related departments in preparing documents required for annual audit including board or shareholder minutes, Annual General Meeting and Company Resolutions.
Translation between English and Chinese for legal documents.
Support other departments with contract negotiations.
You must possess at least a bachelor's in laws from a reputable university.
At least 3 years of working experience in legal practice or in-house role.
You should also have significant exposure to any one of or a combination of the following: corporate-commercial drafting, financial services regulations & licensing, and/or M&A.
Proactive and highly motivated individual who can multi-task and manage multiple deadlines
Fluent in English and Mandarin - legal-commercial standard. Mandarin is required as you will liaise with counterparts in China as the client has operations there.
Experience in cross-border work a bonus.
Good interpersonal skills with ability to communicate and collaborate well with various stakeholders