Manager, Legal – CEO’s Office

Cyberjaya

Managerial

Contract

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The candidate will oversee all legal matters pertaining to MaGIC’s business strategy & operations.

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Job Requirements

  • Minimum Degree in Law (LLB), admitted to the Malaysian Bar (optional)
  • At least 7 years of working experience in legal practise or in-house counsel
  • Experience in relevant legal areas such as corporate, commercial, litigation, intellectual property, data protection & privacy, dispute resolution & ADR, employment & industrial relation
  • Articulate with excellent interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Able to deal with a demanding internal team, including the ability to priorities and handle multiple matters effectively within a short time frame
  • A team player but able to work independently in a fast-paced environment with minimum supervision
  • Solution-oriented, self-motivated & resourceful
  • Hands-on, meticulous and adaptable
  • Strong business acumen.
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Responsibilities

  • Draft, analyse and negotiate contracts, agreements, all types of contractual documents and other relevant documents.
  • Establish, review and maintain standard contractual document templates.
  • Participate in meetings, discussions and negotiations on legal matters and business dealings as and when required.
  • Conduct assessment on issues and liaise with external legal firms on matters that require external assistance.  
  • Provide advisory on a broad range of legal topics and managing queries from various internal stakeholders (CEO, management, operation units), ensuring that the company’s interests are protected from a legal standpoint.
  • Establish sound legal guidelines, policies and processes in line with the business direction.
  • Act as the custodian of all legal documents and contracts; the reference point for all contractual obligations of the company.
  • To prepare a status report and to keep the management updated on all relevant legal matters.
  • To provide guidance and awareness to the operating units on potential legal issues.
  • Perform any other tasks related to legal matters.
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About

Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC)

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MaGIC discovers and empowers technology startups and social innovators through creativity, innovation and technology adoption, and develops a vibrant and sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem in Malaysia. Since its inception in 2014, MaGIC has provided its community of start-ups, investors and ecosystem players with capacity building programmes, market & funding opportunities and regulatory assistance that impacted more than 100,000 aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs with overall value creation of RM1.9 billion. As an agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), MaGIC facilitates, navigates and enables the ecosystem with the mission of strengthening Malaysia’s position as an emerging innovation nation.