Legal and Compliance Officer


  • Makati, Philippines
    Unit 28B, Unit 32AD BPI-Philam Life Makati, 6811 Ayala Avenue Makati City 1226​, Philippines, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full time
Recruiter was hiring 18 hours ago

Job Description

As In-house Counsel (Compliance Officer) you will report to the Global Head of Finance, Legal and HR and work closely with the CEO.

Your duties will be:

  • To negotiate, draft and review agreements such as IT related service agreements (relating to an online platform, apps and relevant products), license agreements, employment agreements, consultancy agreements, sales, and purchase agreements, NDAs, LOIs, MOAs, etc.;
  • Responsible for all Intercompany contracts and ensure that these comply with the necessary relevant statutory provisions;
  • As Compliance Officer: being responsible for general compliance (including group wide (international) compliance); reporting to the board and other relevant bodies;
  • Develop and oversee control systems to prevent or deal with violations of legal guidelines and internal policies;
  • Ensure compliance with local and global data privacy laws including GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation);
  • Responsible for the dissemination and analysis of new or revised laws and regulations on compliance issues, compliance training, and the overall compliance procedures;
  • Dealing with general IP registration and processing (focusing on trademarks and domains) including relevant licensing;
  • Prepare reports or documents for external regulatory bodies as appropriate;
  • As Corporate Secretary: amongst other corporate secretarial duties being responsible for preparation, participation (where required) of relevant meetings and drafting of minutes and circulation thereof;
  • Legal guidance and support for the complete life cycle of Lamudi’s products including but not limited to key partners in Business Development, HR, Operations, Product, Finance and IT.

Minimum Qualifications

  • You are a fully trained lawyer (preferably with experience in international corporate and commercial transactions).
  • You are experienced and have knowledge in Singapore law regarding contracts and corporate legal matters.
  • You have at least 3-years of work experience as a lawyer within an international operating entity or as a lawyer focused on corporate matters.
  • You have a proven track record of quickly learning new areas of law and providing pragmatic risk-based advice and can work independently.
  • You are a highly collaborative person who supports their colleagues, who the champions our mission and wants to win as a team.
  • Your analytical and structured approach will allow you to quickly grasp complex issues and to accurately display results even under time pressure.

We offer significant learning and growth opportunities in a fast-scaling, successful internet business.

We work with experienced and highly entrepreneurial colleagues who's focus shall be to help you grow.

We provide a very attractive work environment in the heart of Makati's business area

We are proud of our highly dynamic, young, motivated, and international team with flat hierarchies.

If you want to become a part of our highly motivated, successfully thriving, international team, send us your application! We look forward to hearing from you!

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid Holidays Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Single Parent Leave Single Parent Leave
  • Life Insurance Life Insurance
  • Medical / Health Insurance Medical / Health Insurance

Jobs Summary

Job level
Mid-Senior Level / Manager
Job category
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
28th Floor BPI-Philam Life Makati, 6811 Ayala Avenue Makati City 1226​, Philippines, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
Online Real Estate Marketing
1 opening

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About Lamudi

Lamudi the leading real estate platform in the Philippines, offering sellers, buyers, and renters a secure and user-friendly website to find or list properties. Serving as the connection between property seekers and sellers, Lamudi helps individuals find their ideal property for personal use or investment purposes. It is currently operational in several countries across Latin America, Africa, Middle East, and Southeast Asia. Our Philippine team is dedicated to empowering property consumers by providing them with over 100,000 listings, and by supplying the most relevant and up-to-date information in the real estate market today through our Journal, research articles, and annual whitepaper. Lamudi is an online venture by Rocket Internet, the company behind websites like Lazada, Zalora, Groupon, Foodpanda, and Carmudi. Backing from the largest, fastest, and most successful international website builder and accelerator has transformed Lamudi into an innovative company that offers tremendous professional and personal development. Exciting opportunities lie ahead for Lamudi, and we want to take you with us. Check out our job openings and be part of our team! About Rocket Internet Rocket Internet is the largest, fastest and most successful online venture builder and accelerator worldwide. Since 1999, Rocket Internet built more than 180 leading companies in 50+ countries and created over 20,000 jobs. Moreover, Rocket Internet implements promising business models and supports its ventures with unrivalled capabilities in online technology, marketing, business intelligence, operations, global rollout and funding. Some of the best-known projects locally are Zalora, Lazada, Carmudi, Food Panda and many more.
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