Head of Legal

Head Legal and Compliance, Financial Services.

Your new company
This client is an international financial services provider which offers various leading products and services regionally. Due to an expansion plan, they are now looking for a Head of Legal and Compliance to join their dynamic team.

Your new role
  • Provide strategic legal support the Company's business and operations.
  • Review and advise on an array commercial and corporate contracts.
  • Work closely with and manage external counsels on any litigious/ dispute resolution matters.
  • To ensure compliance is regulated internally and externally with the government bodies (Bank Negara Malaysia etc,) and act as Chief Compliance Officer.
  • Create key processes to ensure compliance and a proper reporting line.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Bachelors of Law
  • Minimum 10 years PQE in a similar industry.
  • Strong compliance exposure.
  • Knowledge in Islamic Finance would be a bonus.
  • Excellent stakeholder management.

What you'll get in return
To work in an organisation that appreciates and facilitates your growth and development.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. You can also call us now at 03-27868600 and ask for "Qamilla" or email nurqamilla.amirudin@hays.com.my. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


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Talk to Nurqamilla Amirudin, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Kuala Lumpur
Suite 4 and 5, Level 23, Menara 3, Petronas

Telephone: 0327868600

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