As Head Legal Counsel, you will be responsible for all legal aspects of our business. You will be expected to safeguard Maybank’s reputation by ensuring the business follows relevant laws, regulations and guidelines and giving legal advice to management and employees about all relevant issues. You will be working with in-country legal counsels on all relavent legal matters in respective jurisdictions.
-Manage a team of legal counsels covering the business of the bank including the consumer and corporate banking business
-Manage legal suits and advise on defence strategies
-Provide legal advice and draft terms and conditions of products offered to our customers
-Provide legal advice and draft agreements for bank-wide projects and business initiatives
-Research and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations
-At least 15 PQE. Experience as in-house counsel in a Financial Institution is an advantage.
-High degree of professional ethics and integrity
-Sound judgement and ability to analyse situations and information
-Outstanding communication skills