Head of Legal and Compliance
Salary VND80000000 - VND100000000 per month
Location Ho Chi Minh City
Consultant Hanh Tran
Date posted 28 October 2016
A global conglomerate is looking for a Head of Legal and Compliance to join its team in Vietnam. You will be based in Ho Chi Minh city and responsible for all legal and compliance activities across multiple business units.
About the Head of Legal and Compliance role:
As the Head of Legal and Compliance, you will be reporting directly to General Manager of Vietnam and Regional Legal Director.
- Proactively identify, evaluate and advise on areas of legal risk (prevention and management of legal risks) and opportunity
- Proactively provide training on laws / regulations affecting the business and relevant policies and procedures, including undertaking compliance related tasks as necessary
- Help ensure compliance with the Group’s policies and foster an environment of teamwork
- Conduct and/or coordinate legal research and provide analysis and high quality legal advice to the Company integrating legal knowledge & experience and acting as a business partner
To succeed in this Head of Legal and Compliance, you will need to have the ability to work and prioritise effectively and cooperatively with other Head of Business units, across units and internal matrix.
- Minimum 10 years' legal experience in a multinational company or a reputed law firm, with a proven track of record
- In-depth legal knowledge and skills (business law, corporate law, investment law, commercial law, anti-trust law, contract law, FCPA, and any other relevant laws)
- Experience in all areas of legal service required
- Experience in building relationship with relevant authorities
- Experience in drafting and negotiating contracts
- Experience in identifying and dealing with complex business issues and transaction works and providing quality legal advice to the relevant departments or senior management
- Experience in M&A projects
- Strong communication skills in both Vietnamese and English
This is one of the most successful international conglomerates in Vietnam, thanks to its continuous innovation and investment in people. If you have a successful track record as a legal counsel and enjoy working in a team environment, you can take your career forward with this exciting Legal opportunity.
Apply now or call me to discuss this new opportunity.