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Legal Manager

Job Category:

Legal services

Job Level:

Executive

Open Date:

03-Jan-2020

Location:

CITY OF MUNTINLUPA

Close date:

02-Feb-2020

Client Overview:

A local real estate company.

Client Industry:

REAL ESTATE

Job Description and Qualification:

The Legal Counsel will provide accurate and timely counsel to business partners and heads and will collaborate with management in formulating effective defence strategies.

He/she will identify internal governance policies and will regularly monitor compliance.  Moreso, he/she will communicate and negotiate with external parties like regulators, external counsel, public authority and others as well as draft agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the company’s full legal rights.

The Legal Counsel will also oversee the administration and operation activities of the company and recommend strategies to maximize the performance of each segment of Operations.  He/she will collaborate with Operations’ contract compliance and negotiation as well as will conduct researches and evaluation on different Risk factors regarding business decisions and operations.  He/she will also propose effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues.

He/she will also participate in budget preparations, policies and procedures to support the Company’s direction and objectives.

Lastly, the Legal Counsel will provide legal counsel on labor standard laws and will manage compliance of the company with Philippine labor requirements.

This is an individual contributor role and will report to the President and CEO.

The ideal candidate must be a Lawyer with minimum of 5 years in law practice. 

With experience in dealing with complex matters with multiple stakeholders and forces.

Maintains current knowledge of alterations in legislation and is updated with Philippine labor rulings.


Salary:

PHP 1M – 1.9M