Your Career at Samanea

Legal Officer

Yangon, Myanmar
Legal

Responsibilities

  • Provide legal support to the Group’s business, including but not limited to real estate, construction, IP, employment and general commercial matters.
  • Conduct research and analyze and identify legal risks and implications.
  • Draft, review and revise full-range of commercial and legal documents under the supervision of Legal Counsel.
  • Be in charge of the filling of all legal documents executed in Myanmar
  • Liaise with external government departments, legal counsel and/or specialists.
  • Handle ad hoc assignments, including administration duties.
  • Keep senior management abreast of all new laws and regulations that may have implications to the Company.

Requirements

  • Law degree and over 3 years’ experience in legal field; Myanmar lawyer qualification is a plus.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required to serve as a point of contact internally and externally.
  • Strong and commercial awareness are required.
  • Hands-on experience in reviewing and drafting of various contracts.
  • Excellent written and spoken Burmese and English.
  • Excellent problem-solving, analytical and organizational skills.
  • Positive attitude, adaptable, detail-minded and a team player.
  • Able to work under pressure and meet the deadline.