Technology Counsel, 8-10+ PQE (Based in Jakarta)

  • Standort

    Jakarta, Indonesia

  • Branche:

    Handel & Industrie

  • Vertragsform:

    Festanstellung

  • Gehalt:

    Negotiable

  • Kontakt:

    Theresa Pang

  • E-Mail:

    theresapang@taylorroot.com

  • Referenznummer:

    TPA122413_1565342942

  • Online:

    seit 4 Monaten

  • Ablaufdatum:

    2019-09-08

  • Berater:

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  • Newly created role for a burgeoning payments business
  • Rare opportunity for lawyers currently in private practice to transition into an inhouse role
  • Established technology player with rapidly expanding footprint in the region

The company is a leading internet and online services provider, with an established presence in the region.

An opportunity is now available for an experienced lawyer to be part of their regional team in a newly created role with management responsibilities.

Reporting to the General Counsel, you will be involved in corporate/contractual matters relating to their burgeoning payments business. You will also be involved in Group policies, and work closely together with the senior business stakeholders and the APAC Legal team.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and build a legal framework for the payments business, including product advisory, contract drafting, review and negotiation.
  • Lead the compliance function to develop and maintain compliance initiatives and programs and work closely with Governance, Risk and Compliance unit.
  • Lead the regulatory engagement with local financial services authorities and other regulators to push corporate governance and public policy agenda.
  • Lead and support applications for, and continuing maintenance of relevant licenses and other related business licenses.

Requirements:

  • Degree/Masters/JD from a reputable law school and solid experience from a top local law firm or international law firm.
  • At least 7+ years of private practice experience (handling banking & finance projects or advisory and/or M&A for banking and finance sectors), technology or financial services sector.
  • Prior inhouse experience with a financial institution or technology multinational preferred.
  • Possess a good understanding of laws and regulations in the payments of financial service sectors, a strong contract drafting and negotiation skill as well as a good business acumen.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills and a team player who can work under pressure and inspire confidence in others.

To comply with local laws, our Singapore office EA Licence No is: 17S8475.

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