Manager/Senior Manager - Legal & Trade Specialist (Singapore & Malaysia)
DB Schenker
Singapore, SG
1d ago

Your tasks

  • Provide advice on general corporate, regulatory, administrative, legal and trade compliance matters to Singapore and Malaysia management and personnel.
  • Provide advice on all contracts, especially customer and supplier contracts, to Singapore and Malaysia management and personnel.
  • Where necessary, engage and manage external counsel for general legal, regulatory and / or administrative matters and court proceedings in Singapore and Malaysia.
  • Conduct legal and Trade Compliance training and workshops for Singapore and Malaysia personnel.
  • Act as the key functional representative of Singapore and Malaysia management to Asia Pacific Regional Head Office Legal and Trade Compliance Departments.
  • Staying abreast of new regulations that may impact Schenker business.
  • Act as the subject matter expert and advisor in Trade Agreements and Regulations (e.g. FTA, CPTPP)Able to create commercial value during customer engagements by providing feasible solutions that maximize tax benefits.
  • Requirements

  • A good university degree in law and admission to a professional bar, preferably in Singapore.
  • At least 6 to 8 years of post-qualification experience, in private practice and / or as in-house counsel, handling maritime / litigation or corporate / commercial matters.
  • Experience in the transportation / logistics industry will be an advantage though not essential.
  • Able to take a broad perspective with an understanding of the challenges presented by the Singapore and Malaysia business environment.
  • Self-motivated and has initiative.
  • Has strong communication and presentation skills and is an effective communicator.
  • Able to work in a fast pace environment.
  • Able to interact, work with and advise people at all job levels.
  • Possesses analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Possesses business acumen.
  • Our offer

    At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference.

    With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

    Together as one team, we are Here to move.

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