Legal Counsel

Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 27-Dec-2019
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Job Nature:
Permanent
Qualification:
'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

JOB SCOPE

  • Ensuring general compliance of the Company with applicable laws and regulations - in particular the Companies Act and the Casino Control Act;
  • Reviewing, negotiating, drafting general commercial contracts required for an Integrated Resort company including contracts related to entertainment, marketing collaborations, sponsorships, purchasing, sales, museum, venue rental, technology licences, intellectual property licences etc
  • Working closely with key functions within the Company eg Treasury, Finance, Tax, Hotel operations, Casino operations, Sales, Purchasing, Security, Compliance and HR to resolve legal issues and/or negotiate and conclude agreements;
  • Liaising with regulators to ensure compliance by the Company with the laws of Singapore, including the Casino Regulatory Authority, Monetary Authority of Singapore, Singapore Tourism Board etc
  • Creating legal training materials and conducting legal training for Company employees for risk management and compliance purposes
  • Managing litigation proceedings for the Company and settling legal disputes
  • Conducting reviews and investigations into incidents eg HR related disputes, ethicspoint investigations, non-compliance incidents etc.
  • Providing Singapore law advice and general compliance advice.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education & Certification

  • LLB degree
  • Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore

Experience

  • Between 2 to 10 years PQE

Competencies

  • Able to lead a team of paralegals
  • Strong communication and drafting skills in English
  • In-house experience preferred
  • Investigation skills preferred