VacantPosition Head of Legal
No Of Position 1
Job Location Yangon

Job Description

  • Give comprehensive and doable legal advice to relevant functions
  • Manage, oversee, monitor the practice of relevant functions to ensure legal standard is met
  • Make relevant functions aware of legal risk level
  • Oversee and build a team of expertise in e-money, FinTech, company secretary, and litigation
  • Be capable of coordinating and building trust with all stakeholders (regional team, relevant functions, vendors)
  • Have practical understanding of financial service laws and regulations, as well as associated legal proceedings
  • Oversee and monitor the implementation of legal guidelines in relation to agent distribution network, e-wallet business and anti-money laundering and ensure adherence to regulatory requirements and reporting
  • Lead the legal team and provide hands-on support for effective decision making
  • Educate relevant functions on legal requirements and procedures
  • Coordinate with regional legal functions and others in the financial business group to ensure that business operations are undertaken in compliance with relevant laws, rules and regulations

Required experience and skill

  • Bachelor degree or higher in law
  • At least 10 years of working experience in a financial sector with main responsibility in legal and 5 years in a managerial position responsible for legal in a financial sector, able to communicate complex legal and regulatory issues to employees at every level
  • Knowledge of financial service / e-money business and the relevant regulatory and legal requirements
  • Have an excellent command of written and spoken English and communication skills
  • Experience in banking / financial services industry is preferable
  • Exposure to business operations on a regional level
  • Demonstrated interests in others, worked effectively as a team
  • Ability to coordinate, manage and handle multiple tasks and to speak and present to all stakeholders privately and publicly
  • Determined and result-oriented to complete tasks and achieve goal
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English and excellent presentation skills
  • Have hands-on experience in drafting, reviewing legal documents and doing M&A

The potential benefits you can expect from us:

  • Insurance system
  • Health care support
  • Competitive salary package
  • Long-term skills development plan
  • Performance based career advancement

For interested persons, please send your CV along with letter for interests, relevant supporting documents, a cademic qualifications, contact details within 2 weeks of announcement to: Building No. 9/3rd floor, MICT Park, Hlaing Universities campus, Hlaing Township, Yangon, Myanmar.

Phone :012305361, Email: