Corporate Legal Counsel - FinTech industry

Bangkok Permanent
  • One of the fastest growing FinTech
  • Fast-paced work environment

About Our Client

One of Asia Pacific's fastest growing digital asset exchanges and wealth generation platforms.

Job Description

  • Support legal efforts in response to matters encountered by the company and internal stakeholders and provide sound and robust legal advice and support; and taking charge of external communication on legal matters including negotiation with external parties where needs
  • Assist in negotiation of contracts for different business lines in the ecosystem, and support in a variety of transactional and corporate governance initiatives
  • Be responsible for drafting and reviewing legal documents and provide holistic risk assessment and suggestions to enhance business value while mitigating downside risk across multiple areas of the company
  • Partner with cross-functional and regional teams and provide support on legal matters of varying complexity, sensitivity, and tangibility
  • Provide legal business partner training and counsel non-Legal associates to enable stronger legal acumen across the company
  • Anticipate and maintain up-to-date knowledge of current laws to provide strategic advice and foster compliance
  • Identify legal framework developments, align and promote consistency of approach in legal matters between the internal stakeholders
  • Take prudent risks within the context of the overall business, and advise and implement solutions to address issues identified

The Successful Applicant

  • Law degree from a reputable law school
  • 6+ years of relevant legal experience at a global law firm (mandatory), and/or as a corporate counsel at a fast-paced technology/financial services company
  • Strong team player and good business sense
  • Hands on at work and can be independent in managing complex projects
  • Can develop relevant and creative solutions to meet current and evolving business needs
  • Excellent legal drafting and interpretation skills
  • Excellent problem solving, analytical and organizational skills
  • Sound interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Fluency and drafting in Thai is a definite plus

What's on Offer

  • Fantastic opportunity for FinTech enthusiast
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