Lead Counsel - Global Internet Technology Firm

Singapore Permanent
  • One of the fastest growing internet firms globally
  • Leadership position managing a team

About Our Client

Our client is at the forefront of the internet and media industry, a household name with almost 2 billion users. With an employee headcount of 110,000 and claiming the title of the most valuable start-up in the world, they are looking for a lead counsel with a passion for fintech & payments work to lead the legal team in Singapore.

Job Description

Reporting to the Lead Counsel in US, you will be a senior member of the global legal team and cover the following job scopes:

  • Advise the global payments business unit on a range of issues such as payments, data privacy, regulatory compliance and consumer protection
  • Structure and negotiate agreements with payment partners and merchants
  • Be a key business partner to senior managers and provide input into business strategies from a legal perspective
  • Build processes for legal review and launch of new payment products
  • Manage a team of 4 direct reports in Singapore

The Successful Applicant

You possess the following expertise and qualities:

  • At least 7 years of experience in the fintech global payments industry (law firm and inhouse experience are both okay)
  • Good experience with all payments related matters for electronic financial services sector, such as payment processing and payment gateways.
  • Experience with managing teams and an entrepreneurial spirit that thrives in a fast-paced environment

What's on Offer

With an attractive remuneration package and solid stability, you will be part of a dynamic team in one of the largest technology companies in the world. There is a great collaborative culture that fosters creativity and transparency.

Contact
Nicole Chan
Quote job ref
JN-072022-5700007
Phone number
+65 6643 9733

Job summary

Function
Legal
Specialisation
Senior Legal Counsel
What is your area of specialisation?
Business Services
Location
Singapore
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Nicole Chan
Consultant contact
+65 6643 9733
Job Reference
JN-072022-5700007

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.