Legal Contracting Officer

Morgan McKinley
Singapore, Singapore
23 Jan 2023
22 Feb 2023
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Summary
  • Singapore
  • Contract
  • BBBH837447
  • Dec 23, 2022
  • Competitive
Job Description
My client, a well reputed leading investment management firm is looking for a legal contracting officer to join its legal team.

Legal Contracting Officer

Morgan Mckinley is working in partnership with a leading investment management firm currently looking for a 6-month contractor to join their contracting team responsible for driving and completing contract negotiations with clients. This role is convertible to permanent depending of performance.

Job Description
  • Drive the contracting process from initial drafting through negotiation and execution for your portfolio of business
  • Manage client business and client expectations throughout the negotiation process
  • Facilitate and coordinate with internal partners across functions involved in the contracting process, ensuring their comments flow through to the contract and requisite approvals are obtained
  • Identify issues that are disseminated to potentially impacted internal partners for review, discussion, negotiation, and resolution
  • Ensure that all completed contractual documentation is properly filed and in compliance with internal procedural and regulatory requirements
  • Find opportunities for process and client experience improvements
  • Support the sales team with contractual documentation queries
  • Participate in Onboarding initiatives including technology and workflow changes
The Successful Applicant

As a successful applicant, you would have the following Skills & Qualifications:
  • Confirmed ability to draft and negotiate complex legal contracts
  • Ability to perform and deliver high quality legal contracts in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven skills in successfully handling contending internal and external demands within compressed timeframes
  • Strong communication skills - written and oral
  • Comfort in working with multiple systems to track and lead through the contract negotiation lifecycle
  • LLB or equivalent experience
If you're interested in this role, please send your updated CV (word format) to for a confidential discussion

Referrals are greatly appreciated.

Morgan McKinley Pte Ltd

EA Licence No: 11C5502

Registration No: R1770166

Registration Name: Suhani Malhotra

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to, therefore if you do not receive a response within 14 days please accept this as a notification that you have not been shortlisted.