• Up to $180,000 per annum
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • LMA Recruitment
  • 14 Aug 18

Legal Counsel – Commodities

Leading Asian commodities trading house specializing in soft commodities and agribusiness is seeking its newest Legal Counsel. This is a rare position within a small and stable team which will give you extensive experience to jurisdictions and the end-to-end value chain of the agricultural commodity business.

Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for:
• Advising senior management and business stakeholders on legal aspects of local/overseas investment projects, operational requirements and emerging regulatory developments impacting the business
• Drafting/negotiating/reviewing transactional documentation
• Developing in-house policies and procedures to adhere to evolving regulatory developments
• Managing external counsel and corporate secretarial matters where necessary

Requirements:

• Bachelor of Laws/Juris Doctor graduate
• Qualified for legal practice in Commonwealth jurisdictions, Singapore preferred
• More than 5 years’ legal experience, acquired in the commodities trading/banking space
• Experienced in most of the following areas: Trade Finance, Project Finance, Commodities (Derivatives/Trading), banking facilities, joint venture, securities, shipping law
• Good team player with excellent stakeholder management skills

EA Reg no: R1216327

EA Licence No.: 11C4684

Company Reg. No.: 201131609D
 

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