Head of Legal
Salary Attractive Package
Location Bangkok ProvinceFULL_TIME
Consultant Suchanasa Nantanapramoth
Date posted 01 November 2018 2018-11-012018-12-17 pharmaceuticals 1 South Sathorn Road, Thungmahamek Sathorn Bangkok 10120 Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.th
This is a leading pharmaceutical business with diversified businesses across the region. Due to local expansion, they are looking for an experienced Head of Legal to join the organisation and provide necessary legal support to all business units.
About the Head of Legal Role:
Reporting to the CEO, you will lead all legal activities in Thailand and manage teams across Southeast Asia. As the Head of Legal, you will be in charge of ensuring compliance with all local laws and regulations with respect to the business operation.
- Provide legal advice and support on all types of legal matters, products and business activities
- Keep update all applicable laws and regulations such as factory, environmental, as well as intellectual property related laws and ensure that the company’s staff are in strict compliance with such laws and regulations
- Oversee contractual arrangements with vendor, distributor and any third parties
- Provide knowledge sharing and/or training session to staff on compliance and risk management aspects
- Supervise and coordinate with external lawyer on litigation cases made by and/or against the company
- Develop and strengthen relationship with the governing authorities
To succeed in this role, you must have the ability to lead effectively and possesses outstanding communication skills.
- Minimum ten years’ experience in international law firm or as an in-house legal counsel
- Fluent in Thai and English due to the nature of the business
- Lawyer license is an advantage
- Possess an ability to effectively communicate, both speaking and in writing, through all levels of the organisation
The successful Head of Legal will join a company whose expertise has made them the leader in their field. This well-recognised brand offers a great working environment and opportunities to progress.
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 Head of Legal job.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.