Jr. Legal Counsel

Manila
Advance Group – Legal
Full-time
Candidate shall assist the Legal Counsel in serving the legal requirements of Guardian and Advance.AI business in the Philippines through Advintel, Inc.

Duties and Resposibilities

    • Conduct research on pertinent legal topics and legal practices to keep the company abreast of new and existing laws and regulatory requirements;
    • Provide legal support and advice in commercial negotiation;
    • Draft, review and modify agreements and contracts between the company and another entity ,agency, consultants, employees, services providers or any other organization;
    • Prepare applications for required licenses and permits;
    • Take charge of corporate housekeeping of legal records, copies of signed contracts/agreements of company and other documents endorsed by top management;
    • Perform other related tasks as may be assigned by the Legal Counsel

Qualifications

    • Graduate of Bachelor of Laws or a Juris Doctor
    • With 3 full years of extensive experience in Commercial and Corporate Law
    • Has advanced knowledge in Corporate Housekeeping, Contract Drafting, Due Diligence and Legal Audit
    • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to interact effectively with people in a variety of corporate roles
    • Superior attention to detail
    • Excellent organizational skills and a penchant for problem-solving, with the ability to prioritize and perform multiple assorted tasks
    • Self-motivated and resourceful, with the ability to collaborate as a team while also taking initiative and exercising great judgment
    • Ability to work under pressure
    • Computer literate and tech savvy
    • Licensed to practice Law in the Philippines; Member of the Philippine Bar and has good standing