Manager, Legal & Compliance

Robert Walters

  • Petaling Jaya, Selangor
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
  • Apply easily
Salary Market Aligned

Location Petaling Jaya FULL_TIME

Consultant Lindy Ho

Job Ref 1626470/001

Date posted 23 November 2020 2020-11-23 2021-01-22 legal Petaling Jaya MY Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png

One of the region's leading vehicle financing provider with business operations around the world is seeking a high-calibre Manager, Legal & Compliance. In this job, you will join the fast expanding organisation.

About the Manager, Legal & Compliance Role:
Reporting to the President, you are required to strategically manage the department in the pursuit of business targets as well as to be responsible for other special/ad hoc assignments assigned by the President.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage the legal affairs of the group and drive organisational compliance by providing legal guidance, in-depth analysis and recommending solutions to limit the company's exposure and liability
  • Provide hands-on advise on diverse legal and compliance issues
  • Provide advice on regulation, compliance, sanctions laws and other regulatory requirements affecting the company's products and interface with regulators
  • Provide practicable legal solutions to business by identifying legal issues and recommending a course of action
  • Provide legal advice on litigation, management of employment law issues, business activities, PDPA, and intellectual property activities, amongst others
  • Liaise with the relevant ministries and government agencies in relation to the company's businesses and operations
  • Ensure compliance of applicable laws and regulations for all operations in the company
To succeed in this role, you must have at least five years of combined experience as an advocate and solicitor and/or in-house corporate legal counsel.

Key Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree in law
  • Great planning and organisational skills, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Candidates who have garnered banking regulatory compliance experience, working in financial institutions or who are familiar with BNM/AMLA guidelines are encouraged to apply
  • Strong analytical abilities and must be able to manage ambiguity with diversified business group as well as to grasp different business concepts
  • Responsible, dedicated with high level of maturity
  • Able to demonstrate leadership qualities to ensure high quality of output and performance
This organisation is much more than vehicle financing services and is anything but traditional. They have the people and ethos to act with speed, innovation and creativity. The scope of the offer, size of the business and autonomy to drive your career forward all adds up to a great place to work.

If you enjoy working in a fast-paced/thriving organisation, this Manager, Legal & Compliance role is an excellent opportunity to work with an industry leader that is constantly breaking new ground.

Apply today at lindy.ho@robertwalters.com.my or contact me to discuss this new opportunity.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

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+60 3 2380 8755

Robert Walters

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