Legal counsel

Location: Singapore, Singapore
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: S$7000.00 - S$10000.00 per month + 20% bonus
REF: BBBH236027_1566723368


Key responsibilities
* Advise the leadership team on legal matters related to business and product development
* Secure and manage IP rights for the start-up's digital technology solutions-in cooperation with external legal advisors where required
* Develop and administrate the data management policy for the start-ups in accordance with GDPR, HIPAA and other relevant legislation-in cooperation with external legal advisors where required
* Provide advice on data management to start-up teams and ensure that data management policy is followed
* Develop and administrate legal documents such as NDAs, customer contracts, supplier contracts, and partnership agreements
* Support strategic projects with legal advice-in cooperation with external legal advisors where required
Candidate profile
The ideal candidate would bring along the following experience and qualifications:
* A degree from an accredited law school and passed bar in a relevant jurisdiction (e.g., Singapore, US, UK)
* Several years' of relevant work experience, including tenure at a reputable law firm and/or as an in-house counsel
* Knowledge and understanding of digital technology legal matters, including data protection and IP filing-ideally in a relevant jurisdiction (e.g., Singapore, US, UK)
* Experience in managing external legal advisors
* Experience in a start-up environment-working independently, at fast pace and with ambiguity