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Legal Counsel (2 Years Contract)

(Ref Code: 2006CO-LC-C)

Closing date: 31 Jul 2020

General Overview

The Legal Counsel reports to the General Counsel and will be a key member of a crucial function in SLNG.

Roles and Responsbilities
  1. The incumbent shall support the General Counsel in providing legal support in the following areas:
    1. Review and negotiation of EPC and construction-related contracts.
    2. Handling of joint venture/M&A/financing transactions.
    3. Review/drafting of commercial contracts, and supporting the review, evaluation and negotiation of SLNG’s procurement contracts including tender documents, purchase orders, purchase contracts etc.
    4. Managing litigation;
    5. Managing and advising on all legal and regulatory matters of the Company including assisting in building relationships and interfaces with regulators.
    6. Assisting in the provision of company secretarial and other legal management activities.
Work Experience
  1. Post-qualification experience of 6 to 10 years with preference for candidates who have been admitted to the Singapore Bar. 
  2. Previous exposure and experience in the following will be an added and distinct advantage:-
    • EPC/M&A/financing transactions.
    • LNG/Gas/Energy industries. Although preferred, prior in-house experience in the energy industry is not a requirement.
    • Experience in a law firm handling the above/providing legal advice to the industries above.
The successful candidate with the following qualities will be looked upon favourably:
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills to establish effective working relationships with business, functional colleagues and external stakeholders.
  • A good commercial sense and ability to present sound legal advice in a commercially focused manner.
  • A bias for action with ability to remain effective, focused and professional under all situations including tight time project deadlines.
  • An effective and skilled negotiator with the ability to provide commercially and legally sound solutions.
Education
  1. Bachelor of Law (LLB) from a reputable university.

An attractive remuneration package will commensurate with candidate's experience and qualifications.

Interested applicants are invited to email their detailed resume with current and expected salary to careers@SLNGCorp.com (please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject heading). Alternatively, you may mail your application to:

Human Resources Department
Singapore LNG Corporation Pte. Ltd.
991G Alexandra Road #03-29C
Singapore 119975

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.