Location Bangkok Province
Consultant Suchanasa Nantanapramoth
Date posted 03 August 20181 South Sathorn Road, Thungmahamek Sathorn Bangkok 10120 Robert Walters Thailand
An exciting Legal Director job has just become available at one of the most respected global FMCG firms based in Bangkok. This is a role for a Legal professional who is a leader in their field.
About the Legal Director Role:
Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will be handling legal activities and business partnering across functions. You will provide strategic legal advice to support the firm’s next phase of growth.
- Lead legal team which is responsible for transactional legal tasks, risk management, and compliance
- Partner with commercial team to support efficient marketing programs for consumers
- Be part of management team with direct partnering with Managing Director, Finance Director and Corporate Relations
- Liaison with regional legal team for approvals and assistance
- Ensure cross-functional relationships for business performance effectiveness
- Identify, assess, mitigate and report potential risks
- Be an active member of the executive / management team
- Manage and optimise legal team budget
To succeed in this role, you must have educational background in Laws.
- Minimum of 10 years of legal experience
- Knowledgeable in corporate law, commercial law, corporate governance, corporate tax, customs and excise taxes
- Strong inter-personal skills
- Able to engage stakeholder relationship
- Strong analytic and negotiating skills
- Has attention to details
- Fluent in Thai and English to communicate effectively with stakeholders involved that will speak and read in the languages
The Company is one of FMCG global leaders, featured with over hundred brands. The culture is demanding but if you are confident and have a can-do attitude the potential rewards are significant. The firm is also very focused on developing and training their people to the highest standards.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Legal Director job.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.