Assistant Manager :Legal & Compliance - Wholesale Banking & Group Asset Management & Investments

  • Competitive
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • CIMB Malaysia
  • 26 May 19

Assistant Manager :Legal & Compliance - Wholesale Banking & Group Asset Management & Investments

  • The candidate will be part of the regional legal team responsible for supporting legal matters on investments, M&A, ventures and partnerships of CIMB Group.
  • Work scope will include drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements related to M&A, ventures and partnerships, such as, SPAs, JVAs, SHAs, licensing agreements and their ancillary documentation and coordinating with external counsels on the aforementioned.
  • It will also include advising on legal and regulatory matters in connection with such transactions.
  • Some regional travel may also be necessary.


  • At least 2 years of relevant experience gained within a well-regarded law firm
  • Understanding of legislation, regulations and guidelines relevant to the scope of work, including companies, financial services, competition and personal data legislation and regulations in Malaysia
  • Experience with international competition and personal data laws is an advantage
  • Able to multi-task and deliver within a tight timeline
  • Must demonstrate strong legal, technical, negotiation and drafting skills (commensurate with the number of years in legal practice) and taking commercially astute approach to work
  • Meticulous, good analytical skills and pays attention to detail
  • Ability to interact and work with all levels of the organization, with good interpersonal skills

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.