Job Profile. Senior Manager/Manager, WB Legal Counsel
The candidate will provide legal advice and transaction support to the WB business and be responsible for driving the business forward in line with legal requirements applicable in Thailand. Will assist in implementing at country level the vision, strategy, direction set by the Head of WB Legal and the Group WB Legal and Compliance. Assist the WB business in compliance with all legal requirements applicable in Thailand. Advise on potential liability and legal exposures for the WB business. Ensure that the WB legal documents and other contractual documents are effectively drafted, reviewed, interpreted, and vetted. Assess and advise effectively to minimize and control risks to the WB business and ensure that the system, controls and processes are appropriate as relevant. Implement the roll-out of WB Legal policies and procedures in-country and within the WB business. Should have 5+ years of experience in a financial institution or international law firm. Good judgment skills enabling the provision of sound advice in difficult areas of law, regulation and practice and the proactive management of legal risk required.