• Job Code: WO-00040-00007
  • Location: Singapore Singapore
  • Experience: 3 - 10
  • Position: Associate
  • Recruiter: Horizon Recruitment
Job Description:

Our client is currently looking for a talented mid to senior level lawyer to join their Corporate team in their Singapore office.  

With a non-office centric approach, you will have the opportunity to work closely with corporate partners and associates in the Singapore office and across the whole APAC region.

Qualifications 

  • At least 3 PQE
  • Admission to practice law in Singapore or other Commonwealth jurisdiction or U.S.
  • Cross-border transactional experience in a top tier firm
  • Another Asian language will be an advantage but not required given the working documents are generally in English
  • Experience managing junior team members preferred

Further requirements

  • Strong academic record 
  • Commercial and business awareness
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong time management skills, ability to stay calm under pressure when juggling multiple projects
  • Excellent drafting skills and attention to detail
  • Strong professional presence
  • Client service focus
  • Team player comfortable working with people at all levels across different jurisdictions
  • Proactive, resourceful, takes initiative
  • Good understanding of the key risks and issues involved in cross-border transactions.

If you think you meet the above requirements and would like to apply we’d like to hear from you, please send:

  1. your CV;
  2. transcripts; and
  3. a short cover note to bella.schick@horizon-recruit.com or jessica.deery@horizon-recruit.com for us to determine your suitability for this role.

If you’d like to arrange a confidential discussion prior to applying for any of our roles or would like to have a general discussion on opportunities in the legal market please call our London office on +44 203 745 2513, Singapore office on +65 6808 6635 or Hong Kong office on +852 3978 1369.

Please share this opportunity with any colleagues that you think would be interested. 

Singapore EA Licence No. 12S6213

Requirements
  • Practice Area: Corporate
  • Industry: Legal
  • Keywords: corporate