Legal & Compliance Counsel - Singapore - PRIMESTAFF MANAGEMENT SERVICES PTE LTD

    $120,000 - $200,000 per year Legal
    Roles & Responsibilities


    An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned Legal & Compliance Counsel to join our client's dynamic team. This role is pivotal in ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory standards, particularly in data protection and anti-money laundering/counter-terrorism financing. The ideal candidate will bring a strategic approach to legal matters, ensuring compliance and contributing to the operational success of the company.

    Key Responsibilities:

    1. Leadership in Compliance:

    • Act as Data Protection Officer and Compliance Officer, enforcing PDPA and AML/CFT regulations.
    • Cultivate a culture of compliance and ethical conduct across the organization.

    2. Legal Oversight and Risk Strategy:

    • Manage legal aspects of leasing, sales, and real estate transactions.
    • Formulate risk mitigation strategies in line with business objectives.

    3. Policy and Procedure Management

    • Update and enforce policies on data protection, privacy, and AML/CFT.
    • Stay informed about evolving real estate laws and industry standards.

    4. Due Diligence and Legal Analysis:

    • Lead due diligence efforts for real estate transactions.
    • Ensure compliance with all applicable laws through expert legal analysis.

    5. Employee Training and Engagement:

    • Conduct legal training and workshops for staff development.

    6. Legal Document Handling:

    • Negotiate and prepare key legal documents related to the real estate portfolio.

    7. Stakeholder Collaboration:

    • Engage with various stakeholders, including senior management and external partners.

    8. Skill Excellence:

    • Demonstrate superior organizational and communication abilities.
    • Effectively manage a wide range of legal matters, both complex and routine.


    • Advanced Law degree (JD, LLB, LLM).
    • Legal qualification in a common law jurisdiction.
    • A minimum of 8 years post-qualification experience.
    • Specialization in real estate, joint ventures, banking finance agreements, data privacy, and anti-money laundering.
    • Experience in leading a team will be an advantage

    Why Join Our Client's Team?

    • Be part of an innovative company dedicated to ethical practices and compliance.
    • Tackle diverse, challenging work in a supportive and collaborative environment.
    • Influence and shape the legal and compliance framework of the company.

    Application Details:

    • Candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a resume and a cover letter, highlighting their relevant experience and qualifications. Our client is eager to welcome a new team member who is committed to excellence and integrity in the field of legal and compliance.

    Shortlisted Candidates will be notified and contacted.

    Primestaff Management Services Pte Ltd

    EA License No.:95C5411

    EA Personnel Reg. No.: R

    Tell employers what skills you have

    Legal Documents
    Due Diligence
    Real Estate Transactions
    Joint Ventures
    Employee Training
    Legal Advice
    Real Estate
    Staff Development
    Legal Issues
    Legal Analysis