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Manager - Legal

Kuala Lumpur, MY
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Salary MYR84,000 - MYR102,000 per annum + Market Aligned

Location Kuala Lumpur FULL_TIME

Consultant Tracy Tan

JobRef 1453820/001

Date posted 10 June 2019 2019-06-10 2019-08-09 banking Asia


Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 84000 102000 102000 YEAR Robert Walters

As a result of ongoing and continued successes both within Japan and internationally, this global leader in the banking industry is recruiting an Assistant Vice President, Legal to support all legal and compliance functions who will be reporting directly to the Head of Legal.

About the AVP, Legal Role

This is a great opportunity for corporate/banking lawyers from private practice looking to transition in-house as this is an organisation that believes in the training and development of its internal employees. The scope of the offer, the size of the business, the freedom and autonomy to drive your career forward all adds up to a great place to work. This is an organisation that possesses high expectations of its employees but if you are confident and have a can-do attitude, the potential rewards are significant.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Protect the group and enable flawless execution of the business objectives
  • Active and direct participation in negotiation of contracts and other commercial material agreements of the group
  • Review, draft negotiate various types of agreements pertaining to the group
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the organisation from time to time
To succeed in this role, you must possess at least three to five years of PQE of proven working experience and other key requirements.

Key Requirements:
  • Candidates must possess a LL.B or its equivalent
  • Candidates from the banking industry and who are familiar with Islamic banking experience will be viewed favourably
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and possesses a high degree of professionalism and integrity
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Meticulous and logical thinking abilities
The successful AVP, Legal will join a bank with a solid and stable reputation in the market where the in-bound knowledge transfer from their Japanese HQ means candidates joining will possess the opportunity of not just learning about the local practices in Malaysia but also gain exposure to foreign banking practices as well.

If you have a successful track record in a private practice and/or in-house setting, you can definitely take your career forward with this commendable AVP, Legal role.

Apply today or email me at to discuss this new opportunity.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd

(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)

Business Registration Number : 729828-T

Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

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Tracy Tan

+603 2380 8713

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