Legal Counsel | 6 months Contract

Legal Counsel | 6 months Contract

  • Location

    Singapore, Singapore

  • Sector:

    Human Resources & Business Support

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    S$12000 - S$14000 per month

  • Contact:

    Amrith Kiran

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


A leading pharmaceutical company is looking for a self-motivated and technically strong in-house and/or firm experienced legal counsel,

6 months contract with potential for extension
Salary ranges from S$ 12,000 to S$ 14,000 per month
Located in Singapore Central Business District

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Identify legal issues relating to business transactions or operations; provide legal analysis and propose pragmatic solutions
  • Resolve routine legal matters with limited supervision
  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts
  • Assist more experienced attorneys in resolving legal issues on cross-functional projects
  • Represent the company externally to customers, suppliers, competitors or government agencies; resolve legal issues using negotiation skills and legal expertise
  • Help select and/or direct the work of outside counsel
  • Where necessary, develop and operate within budgets for assigned legal matters with supervision from more experienced attorneys
  • Advise senior legal management of significant project developments /matters in a timely manner
  • Lead and coordinate area and local projects and communications
  • Advise country, division and regional general managers, directors and managers


  • Law degree obtained from a university in any Commonwealth country.
  • Called to the Bar in at least one ASEAN jurisdiction or in the UK, US or ANZ
  • 5 to 7 years of post-qualification experience will be advantageous
  • Experience in healthcare industry preferred

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Amrith Kiran on +65 6701 1507 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1982600 (Amrith Kiran).