General Counsel

Discipline: Others
Job type: Permanent
Contact email:
Job ref: 305550
Published: about 1 month ago

About us
KSK has taken impeccable strides to set new benchmarks and push boundaries throughout the property, insurance industries and tech related plays with our network of companies.

As a future forward lifestyle and design property company, KSK Land sets to elevate the art of living in Southeast Asia with its maiden project, 8 Conlay, which reflects the Company’s aspirations in delivering bespoke properties that prioritize design, craftsmanship and lifestyle with an integrated development that will welcome a new generation of the world’s pioneers and trailblazers to the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

Are you a Trailblazer?
At KSK, we shape innovators, leaders and challengers. As a game-changer in the insurance, property and tech space across Southeast Asia, we are looking for talents to join us on an exciting journey of growth.

If you are one of these individuals, embark on your career journey with us.

What will you do?
As a General Counsel, you are responsible for…

Litigation/Arbitration Matters (Malaysia)

a. Advising and managing all existing and potential litigation/arbitration matters relating to KSK Group (including property-related disputes and employee disputes)

b. Providing/reporting legal updates to the stakeholders (where relevant)

Corporate Matters relating to Property Matters (Malaysia)

c. Drafting agreements/documents relating to transactions with potential partners, property agents, tenants, media agencies, consultants, etc (including joint ventures, memorandum of understanding, potential collaboration, etc)

d. Dealing with all legal and regulatory matters relating to the contractor, consultants, purchasers, tenants and partners

e. Advising on the provisions in the PAM Contract 2006, PAM Sub-Contract 2006 as well as all relevant documents with the main contractor, consultants, etc (i.e. the Architect, Quantity Surveyor)

f. Advising on laws and regulations relating to property, property development and property management as well as the Malaysia’s Temporary Measures for Reducing The Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019

Other Corporate Matters (Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia)

g. Providing legal advice on corporate transactions involving KSK Group (i.e. internal restructuring, acquisitions and/or disposals, fund management, fundraising, etc)

h. Drafting or reviewing the relevant agreements/documents (i.e. loan agreement, subscription agreement, shareholders agreement, share sale agreement, etc)

Other Matters (Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia)

i. Reviewing general agreements relating to the day-to-day operations of KSK Group (i.e. non-disclosure agreement, licence agreement, service agreement, partnership agreement, etc)

Specific Compliance Matters (Malaysia)

j. Facilitating the continued implementation of the anti-bribery and anti-corruption policy within KSK Group in Malaysia such as responding to queries or amendments by third parties (including those from KSK Group service providers, consultants, etc)

What we need?
If you…

  • Possess a minimum Bachelor’s Degree and/or professional qualification in law, with 10-15 years of legal experience with a reputable law firm or otherwise as corporate counsel within Malaysia or globally.

  • Have specific experience in litigation, property development and/or corporate matters, it will be an added advantage.

  • Have excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures.

  • Have excellent command / highly proficient in spoken and written English. Proficient in other languages e.g. Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia are nice-to-haves.

  • Are a team player with strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and an attention to detail.

  • Have the ability to analyze situations and information with sound judgement.

  • Are able to travel for work assignments within or outside of the region.