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Legal Counsel2021-10-20T05:21:21-04:00<p><strong>Legal Counsel</strong></p> <p><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">Do you want to create legal solutions to complex problems in commercial and business operation context, making practical risk assessments, and personally witness and experience the result from that undertaking?</span></em></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Thoughtworks is a global software consultancy with an aim to create a positive impact on the world through technology. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, free to be ourselves and make our mark in tech.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">As a member of the APAC Legal Team, you are expected to support the Singapore, Thailand and Australia business based out of our Singapore office. You will be working closely with the Lead Counsel for South East Asia and the Head of Legal - APAC.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>You’ll spend time on the following:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Reviewing, drafting and negotiating a broad range of commercial agreements and contracts (e.g., NDAs, Master Services Agreement, RFPs/tenders and vendor agreements).</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Work closely with the Demand, Finance, People and InfoSec teams and provide relevant practical legal advice for the business</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Support Lead Counsel in the region with Data Protection compliance issues and framework implementation</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Assist with general commercial and contractual risk management</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Support to update local guidelines to comply with relevant local and international laws, Code of Conduct and other company policies</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Conducting legal research and provide internal advice on legal and compliance requirements across APAC region</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Other general or ad hoc legal operations or administrative tasks&nbsp;</span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Here’s what we’re looking for:</strong></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Qualified lawyer in Singapore (admission in other APAC regions can be considered for the right candidate)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Post Qualification Experience 1-3 years in legal roles in either law firms or in-house for multinational companies</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Knowledge of procurement with the public sector is a strong plus.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Organised, and with excellent attention to detail</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Commercial awareness and the ability to actively contribute to key business decisions;</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent reading, writing and communication skills</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Teamwork and ability to collaborate with people from diverse background and multitask and prioritise in a fast paced environment</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Ability to work independently with minimal supervision</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proficiency with Thai or Bahasa Indonesia language a strong plus, though not necessary</span></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Not quite ready to apply? Or maybe this isn’t the right role for you? That’s OK, you can stay in touch with</span><a href="https://www.thoughtworks.com/careers/access?utm_source=apply-jobs&amp;utm_medium=jd&amp;utm_campaign=access-thoughtworks"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> AccessThoughtworks</span></a><span style="font-weight: 400;">, our learning community (click "</span><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">contact me about recruitment opportunities"</span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> to hear about jobs in the future).</span></p>ThoughtworksSingaporeSingapore