Assistant Director / Director, Legal Counsel

Responsibilites:

  • Providing full legal support to the Group Companies in respect of a broad spectrum of matters, including but not limited to rendering of legal advice and handling of agreements in respect of:

    • Electricity and gas transmissions and distribution regulatory framework

    • District cooling services and heating services in Singapore and overseas

    • Operation of electric vehicle charging networks, microgrids and relevant renewable areas

    • Mobile applications and digital platforms, including collaboration and partnerships with various parties, provision of payment services and other projects involving smart IoT devices

    • Collaborations to drive research, development and implementation of next-generation energy solutions and technologies

    • Procurement contracts including IT contracts for procuring hardware, software, license, SaaS and relevant services

    • Intellectual Property: filing and maintenance of Group’s trademarks and patents in Singapore and overseas

    • Implementation of data privacy regulations, analysis of relevant regulatory developments and handling incidents of personal data breaches

  • Handling claims, investigations, disputes and related litigious matters

  • Handling general corporate and commercial matters such as loan agreements, employment matters, mergers and acquisitions

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in Law from a recognized University, preferably admitted to the Singapore Bar

  • At least 5 years post-qualification experience in practice and/or in-house

  • Possess excellent legal analytical skills, drafting and negotiation skills

  • Strong business acumen to understand business goals and strategy

  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship building skills

  • Good initiative, able to drive projects and with a strong sense of accountability

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • A good team player

  • Independent and able to lead with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work under pressure and tight timelines

DISCLAIMER

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature, and level, of the work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted, as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required.

We invite interested candidates to write-in with CV in MS Word format to Lee Shiow Chyn, EA 12C6130/ R1112042. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a discussion.