Position Description

Contract Legal Counsel (Up $7500 / Contract / Negotiation / PQE / Regional / West)
Job Code 17143
Division GMP TECHNOLOGIES (S) PTE LTD (EA Licence:11C3793)
Job Placement Location Singapore
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► MNC, Pharmaceutical Industry
► Office Hour
► Working Location: Buona Vista

► 6 months contract (Dec 2020 to June 2021)



  • Review, draft and negotiate a wide range of contracts with minimal to no direction, while consulting with Business Area lawyers as appropriate
  • Consult with Business/Clients to agree upon contract strategy and commercial aspects of the contract
  • Lead negotiations with counterparties, as needed, and confer with Business/Clients on counterparty positions. Review redlines and formulate responses to counterparty by using fall back provisions, drafting language, and/or conferring with Business Area lawyers to draft language
  • Provide guidance or Business/Clients on proper grant of authority approval and signatories, as needed
  • Proactively manage and develop clause language and templates based on business needs and trends
  • Anticipate and proactively support the prevention and management of legal risks facing the company
  • Review and interpret pending or new legislation or regulatory rules impacting the business to ensure compliance or strategy changes with respect to contract law or to other areas of law that may affect contracting
  • Educate client businesses on sound legal practices and new developments impacting the business
  • Participate in or lead special projects furthering development and embedding of best practices or expanded legal knowledge
  • Reporting to Asia Pacific Regional Manager



  • Min bachelor’s degree in Law (LLB) with PQE 3 years at a law firm and as in-house counsel.
  • Prior experience in development and commercialization of pharmaceuticals, consumer healthcare products and vaccines environment preferred
  • Clear communicator with a good ability to communicate complex issues in a clear and simple manner in both writing and in person
  • Possess technical excellence and a practical approach, with the ability to work professionally and under pressure to navigate through a complex organisation and providing accurate legal advice without losing sight of the business perspective;
  • Proven track record as an effective and passionate team player within high performing cross-functional teams;
  • Excellent negotiating and drafting skills



To apply, please visit to www.gmprecruit.com and search for Job Reference: 17143

To find out more about this opportunity, please contact Summer at summer.thung@gmprecruit.com

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

GMP Technologies (S) Pte Ltd | EA Licence: 11C3793 | EA Personnel: Summer Thung | Registration No: R1871138

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