Senior Lawyer - Fintech

Location Bangkok
Salary 90k+

​Our client is an innovative European Fintech start-up that operates in the overseas and end-to-end payment space that was created to compete with traditional payment services (i.e; Banks) to lower costs and speed of transactional completeness. With a regional office and development center in Hong Kong, our client’s global support operations are located in the Central Business District of Bangkok, and there is a rare opportunity for an experienced Senor Lawyer to take on a new role.

The Senior Lawyer will report directly to the expatriate Compliance Director based in Hong Kong. The successful candidate will be required to fulfill the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Drafting, reviewing and providing professional legal advice on Business and Commercial contracts required for the operation of the company on a regional level.

  • Conducting legal research on international law pertaining to the banking and international payment sector and solutions.

  • Drafting legal articles and news summaries on legal issues on a continual basis that apply to the fintech sector and banking and related issues.

  • Providing professional legal services and advice on "Legal Case and Legal Issues" raised in the management of contracts.

  • Manage and control the corporate documentation including POA, crucial documentation, agreements, permits, licenses, etc.

  • Handle registrations of new company establishment, corporate changes in Thailand and overseas as required

  • Handle day-to-day operations related to legal matters

  • Special projects/tasks which will be assigned by the management

Qualifications:

  • Qualified to degree level in Law or a related subject preferably with a graduate degree from an overseas university.

  • International work and/or study exposure is highly preferable.

  • 5 + years of experience as a corporate lawyer, preferably with a law firm or in a legal role within a multinational organization

  • Excellent spoken and written English skills.

  • Existing knowledge of Thai and International Law.

Our client is offering a high profile job prospect to the right candidate, with an industry-leading pay package as well as company benefits and international working opportunities.


Salary: Up to 90k/month

Location: Bangkok