Michael Page

Legal Manager

Michael Page
Salary provided
Posted on 02 Mar 2021

Legal Manager

Michael Page

Job Highlights

  • Multi-industries Group
  • International exposure

Job Description

As a part of the business, to ensure that the Group to abide by all applicable laws, rules, regulations, policies. Proactively anticipate any legal, regulatory and other challenges and take steps to deal with them effectively for businesses to grow sustainable.

Client Details

Multi-industries International Group present in different countries with several operating plants in Thailand.


  • Identify or create relevant corporate initiatives in the areas that needs to be adopted, strengthened or relevant for specific market
  • Plan for and drive these corporate initiatives within the Legal, compliance and governance framework in collaboration with business stakeholders
  • Anticipate and manage the (legal) risks connected with or resulting from the business strategy and operations
  • Track the changing & evolving regulations including underlying trigger points and anticipate potential risk to business as a result thereof and mitigate them risk appropriately
  • Create legal risk mitigation framework matrix for contracts, Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), competition law, debt recovery or any relevant area for the business
  • Provide update on changes as well as timely counsel/legal advice to executives on variety of legal topics including assistance in adherence
  • Identify and create robust process for routine and regular matters
  • To minimise litigation through innovative approach
  • To manage litigation and assist businesses with strategy for managing litigation and explore possible alternatives within the procedural framework
  • To work closely with the legal consultants/firms on need basis for protecting and promoting business interest
  • Create way forward & plan on multiple litigation issues - in collaborate with legal dept. of different businesses
  • Drive & Ensure compliance of business operations with relevant laws and regulations
  • Provide solutions for any gaps that are identified by the business and work with them to ensure its completion & adherence
  • Create and maintain awareness of employees for (compliance with) relevant laws and regulations


  • Bachelors/Masters Degree in Law
  • 8+ years of domain work experience across different business sectors
  • Strong legal knowledge in corporate, commercial and regulatory/compliance matters
  • Written & oral proficiency in Thai and English
  • Contract drafting/review skills in English & Thai
  • Managing external legal counsel and dealing with law firms
  • Skilled in appreciation of challenges related to Compliance/Governance and ways to deal with them for listed/unlisted companies
  • Communication, Interpersonal, Problem Solving Skills
  • Multiple stakeholder management Skills
  • Positive in approach and thinking
  • Proactive and can do attitude

Job Offer

Attractive opportunity to join a multi-industries global Group with activity across different countries/regions and lead the legal department in Thailand.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below.
For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Joao Maciel on +66 2 012 5086.

Additional Information

Career Level
ผู้จัดการ / อาวุโส
Years of Experience
Job Type
งานเต็มเวลา, งานประจำ

Company Overview

As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers.

PageGroup operates through 150 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

So if you're looking to take your career to the next level, visit www.michaelpage.co.th

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