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Legal Director (New Role)

  • Location:

    Singapore, Liquid error: internal

  • Sector:

    Legal & Compliance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    S$260000 - S$280000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -092020-71562_1601520948

  • Published:

    01 October 2020

  • Expiry date:

    30 November 2020

My client is a renowned US MNC with significant global footprint. They are a market leader in the manufacturing industry and they are seeking Senior Corporate Counsel (Director Level) to spearhead the legal function. This is a newly created position with Global responsibilities.

This role is responsible for provision of practical legal advice and counsel and manage, negotiate and execute on a broad range of corporate, securities law, corporate governance and M&A initiatives. This role will report directly to the Global GC based overseas and will have the opportunity to build a global corporate legal team.


  • A senior lawyer with at least 10-12 years Post-Qualified Experience (PQE), with excellent track record as in-house legal counsel or from a top tier intermational law firm with extensive experience in M&A, Securities and Corporate Governance matter
  • International/cross border experience
  • Demonstrate astute judgement
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team on projects and manage numerous projects simultaneously under deadline pressure and willingness to adapt in order to work within the organization culture

This is a rare opportunity and will suit a senior lawyer looking to join a progressive company that embraces diversity and empowerment of employees. Please email me your cv at apoh@cobaltrecruitment.com if you are interested.

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