Job title: Senior Legal Manager (Phuket Based)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Real estate
Expertise: Legal/ Compliance
Salary type: Monthly
Salary from: THB ฿160,000.00
Salary to: THB ฿180,000.00
Job published: 2019-11-19
Job ID: 82609
Contact name: Wekmatee Sintra, Kamonrat Aounon, Nutthamon Wannawong
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Job Description

Job Description 

  • Leading as Head of Legal in managing legal activities in the company to support and align with the business directions especially in land and property management areas.
  • Ensuring compliance with planning approvals (e.g. EIA, building permits, condominium registrations, hotel licenses, etc.) including obtaining/renewals for all development projects on a timely basis.
  • Preparing and reviewing legal documents (e.g. Sale & Purchase, Lease, Rentals, Supplemental Agreements, Side Letters and other relevant legal notices) for issuance to buyers in property development projects.
  • Liaising with buyers and/or their legal representatives on legal documents in property development projects to ensure timely execution.
  • Overseeing all legal aspects relating to the group’s extensive land ownership including subdivisions, upgrades, registration and transfers of ownership/leasehold rights, taxes, etc.
  • Overseeing registration of ownership and lease rights on a timely basis for property development projects sold.
  • Giving accurate and timely counsel to senior executives in various legal matters (e.g. labour law, contracts, commercial law, permits and licenses, etc.).
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant laws for the group’s business operations including obtaining/renewing permits and licenses on a timely basis.
  • Overseeing litigation matters to ensure the group’s interests and rights are protected/defended.
  • Liaising with Government offices, other competent authorities, legal advisers and consultants.

Qualifications

  • Thai national with at least a Bachelor's Degree in Laws.
  • At least 10 years of direct experience in legal function with direct experience in real estate or property business.
  • Very good English ability with experience in drafting contracts in English.
  • Experience in managing a team of legal subordinates will be a plus.
  • Able to be based in Phuket.