Location: Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City
Posted: 06/02/2020
Salary: Attractive package
Job Function: Legal - General
Sub-Industry: Real Estate / REITS Consumer Finance
Reference: JO-200205-211056

Job Description
To provide legal liaison with authorities, advisory, licensing and litigation and arbitration monitoring to support residential projects.

  • Assist the General Director to obtain legal/authority approvals required for project companies.
  • Take on an active role in terms of authority liaison and compliance matters, ensure all authority permits, inspections, approval documents are obtained in a timely manner in line with project development schedule. 
  • Advise on legal and compliance matters for the residential project
  • Update changes in laws/regulations which are relevant to the company’s field of business
  • Supervise contract implementation, e.g. effective date, due dates for required actions, expiration, etc.
  • Proof-reading of papers/memo/official letters drafted/prepared by other team members
  • Translate documents from Vietnamese to English and vice-versa and the proof-reading of translation works
  • Draft/review application dossiers for the incorporation documents and submission documents required by the authorities for the project companies
  • Advise on litigation and arbitration

Our key requirements

  • Minimum 8 years of relevant law practice
  • LL.B degree holder or above
  • Legal knowledge on corporate, real estate and construction
  • Fluent in English and Vietnamese
  • Familiar with corporate compliance procedures in MNCs
  • Ability to build partnership with government authorities and internal stakeholders
  • A problem solver with critical thinking and pro-activeness
  • Flexibility to work during weekends and off-days if necessary