Recruitment details
Legal Counsel
Category Legal Counsel
Location Thanh Hoa
Number of vacancies 01

The Legal Cousel shall serve the Company’s Legal Counsel and part of the Legal Department, counselling the Company on its legal rights and obligations in respect of Vietnamese laws related matters during the normal course of the business and operation; interpreting the laws and applying laws to specific situations so to identify the opportunities as well as the challenges for the Company’s best interests.

  • Advise the Company concerning Vietnamese laws and legal requirements required for or in relation to the business and operations, as well as the Company’s legal rights and obligations with regard to any legal or regulatory requirement. Accordingly, analyse the probable outcomes of legal requirements and make practical recommendations for the best benefits of the Company.
  • Advise the Company concerning business and commercial transactions, procurement contracts, and other contracts and agreements in normal course of the business; and ensuring the compliance thereof.
  • Advise the Company on potential or actual contractual claims and liabilities, possibilities of prosecuting or defending lawsuits and/or otherwise proceedings, and legal rights and obligations of the Company in such contractual claims or disputes and related proceedings.
  • Advise the Company on potential or actual administrative inspections, sanctions, actions, audits, and/or otherwise proceedings; possibilities of remedy and/or solutions for the Company and make relevant recommendation therefor.
  • Advise and provide support in dealing and working with Government and relevant State bodies/ agencies/ authorities to the extent of his/her responsibilities and accountabilities.
  • Identify and advise any legal risk or exposure, findings, and recommendations therefor, as well as follow up on remedy or mitigation.
  • Carry out and support internal clarification / verification process to handle non-compliance matters.
  • Support to establish internal procedures and policies.
  • Perform administrative and management functions related to the position where assigned.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned from time to time in relation to the position.
  • When required and as assigned, represent, defend, and act for the Company in relevant legal proceedings.

Educational Level:  Law Degree, Education in a foreign country with either common law or civil law system is advantage.
Work Experience: 

  • Minimum 3 years of experiences as a lawyer in international law-firm(s) or minimum 5 years of experiences as in-house counsel for multinational company(ies).
  • Deeply understand of Vietnamese laws and regulations regarding corporate matters including labor, permits and license, corporate governance, and compliance.
  • Deeply understand regarding contracts and procurement, contract dispute resolution.
  • Experiences working with Government and other State bodies/agencies/ authorities, including Trade Union and Vietnamese court system.
  • Previous experiences in oil and gas industry, especially downstream, energy and/or petrochemicals is advantage.
  • Previous experiences in M&A, cross-border transactions, arbitration, and other methods of dispute resolution are advantage.

Practical and operational-oriented

  • Able to work both independently as a team member under high pressure environment.
  • Good communication and presentation skills. Able to deliver the message to various target audience.
  • Strong negotiation and organization skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • English skills IELTS 6.0 or equivalent. Fluent in English, both in writing and communicating
  • High limit of medical and personal accident insurance for the employee and children
  • Personal Income Tax 50% deduction
  • Accommodation & Transportation to work will be provided by the Company
  • Free meal at site canteen (lunch)
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