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Legal Counsel at a Well-known Group of Companies in Yangon

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Job Type: Permanent
Location: Yangon
Industry: Legal & Compliance
Salary Detail: Up to 4,000,000 MMK plus other allowances
Reference: MAU016296-01

Job Description

​Legal Counsel at a Well-known Group of Companies in Yangon

  • Providing legal advice and guidance on matters of law

  • Up to 4,000,000 MMK plus other allowances

The Role

Responsible to review and handle legal requirements and effectively communicating these to the business and external stakeholders

About the Company

Our client is the leading group of companies in Yangon, and they provide their best services to customers


  • Providing accurate, relevant, and timely advice to management and other members of staff on a variety of legal topics that relate to the business sector and products

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating various commercial contracts and agreements

  • Managing and mitigating legal risks by designing and implementing company policies and procedures

  • Setting internal governance policies and manage the impact of external factors

  • Ensuring compliance with all laws and regulations that apply to the business

  • Promoting legal, compliance and risk management best practice throughout the company

  • Designing and delivering legal training to the business

  • Staying up to date with changes to legislation, particularly in relation to laws, rules and regulations that directly affect businesses


  • Minimum 10 years of working experience in legal field

  • Proven legal counselling experience in business environment

  • A bachelor’s degree in Legal is a must

  • A strong command of English is required

  • Overall broad legal knowledge (corporate law, litigations, labour law, etc)

  • In-depth understanding of how legal issues affect organisations

  • Ability to develop legal strategy and objectives

  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills are required


Bonus + Weekend Off + Phone Allowance

Career Growth Opportunities

A rapidly growing organization which has expansion of product portfolio and will allow your future to grow simultaneously with them