LEGAL COUNSEL

The position of Legal Counsel reports to the Senior Counsel.

    Role Summary

  • The Legal Counsel is responsible for the legal aspects of commercial contracts, regulatory compliance, dispute resolution, administrative matters and other legal transactions.

    Principal Accountabilities

  • Prepare, review, advise, evaluate and identify legal issues and/or exposure arising from any contracts and agreements committed or to be entered into by the Company from all levels of the organization
  • Analyze, balance appropriate legal and business risks and advise management on the same
  • Manage a large volume and variety of transactions of different complexities.
  • Manage all legal proceedings and manage external counsel.
  • Monitor new laws, rules and regulations affecting the company
  • Provide counsel to management on all relevant  new laws, regulations, international conventions, changes in  the  existing laws of Malaysia and  ensure that the Company is fully compliant with such changes
  • Ensure that the Company is acting in compliance with its corporate governance procedures.

    Requirements

  • Malaysian lawyer called to the Malaysian Bar
  • Minimum 5-10 years post qualification experience (private practice and/or in-house)
  • Familiarity with the principles of English law.
  • Experienced in corporate & commercial work
  • Fluent in English and Bahasa Malaysia
  • Willing to travel for business (including to Africa and Latin America)
  • Independent, curious, and enthusiastic about gaining legal, commercial and life skills
 
Interested applicants, please contact us at:
 
Bumi Armada Berhad
Level 21, Menara Perak, 24 Jalan Perak, 50450 Kuala Lumpur
Email:careers.my@bumiarmada.com