Location Bangkok ProvinceFULL_TIME
Consultant Suchanasa Nantanapramoth
Date posted 01 November 2018 2018-11-012018-12-17 fmcg 1 South Sathorn Road, Thungmahamek Sathorn Bangkok 10120 Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.th
As a result of ongoing and continued successes both within Bangkok and internationally, this global leader within the consumer world is recruiting a Legal Director to join their international legal division based in Bangkok.
About the Legal Director Role:
Reporting to the CEO and CFO, you will lead all legal and commercial transactions in Thailand and are required to manage legal risk for the group’s business activities.
- Prepare and provide legal advice to relevant business units
- Oversee contractual matters, including but not limited to negotiating, reviewing and drafting commercial contracts, non-disclosure agreement, real estate, employment related agreements and other legal documents as required
- Provide guideline and advice to the in-house lesgal team
- Ensure that the group’s operation complies with all applicable laws and regulations in both local and international scale
- Supervise and coordinate with external counsel for litigation matters
To succeed in this role, you must have the ability to lead effectively and possesses outstanding communication skills.
- Thai nationality due to nature of the business
- Degree in Laws
- 10-12 years’ experience in reputable law firm and/or in-house field
- Outstanding communication skills and able to work independently and effectively across all levels of an organization
- business orientated, ability to proactively engage with business to find practical solutions and partner with them to implement desired actions
- Excellent English communication due to the nature of the business
The successful Legal Director 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 a progressive lawyer with a can-do attitude, this is an excellent opportunity to work with an industry leader that is constantly breaking new ground.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.