global head legal (technology / telecom) in chennai

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randstad india
position type
permanent
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posted
location
chennai, tamil nadu
function
Other
position type
permanent
experience
18-28
reference number
58782
contact
randstad india

job description

global head legal (technology / telecom) in chennai

**About Our Client:**A Global player providing technology services in Enterprise, IoT & Telecomspace.**Designation: Global Head Legal**Our client is seeking an experienced Legal Head to lead the company's GlobalLegal Function. We are looking for a talented and highly motivated lawyer tosupportour rapidly growing and evolving businesses globally. You should becomfortableworking in a fast-paced environment with broad, generalist responsibilities,but withspecialist legal subject skills in commercial law and regulatory matters. Youwill beresponsible for counseling the business operations globally, by giving pro-active,professional, competent, (cost) effective, and creative legal support. Youwill need tobring negotiation and drafting skills and business sense to deal with multiplefunctional teams in a rapidly scaling business. You willbe required to work independently as well as as part of various teams and takeonprojects in addition to the daily day job. You will work directly with theLeadership team._**Job Responsibility :**_Providing legal advice and support on a wide range of legal activities.Advising on the legal framework with a proper understanding of the main termsand conditions of contracts internationally used by the Telecom & Technologyindustry.Drafting and negotiating simple and complex contractsAdvising on general business law issues and managing the legal issues of allareas of the company, including but not limited to corporate matters,procurement, safety, security, insurance, and sustainability issues.Ethics and Compliance and governance services.Cooperation with the other members of the external legal councils inrespective countries.To anticipate and manage the (legal) risks connected with or resulting fromthe business strategy and operations.To secure compliance of business operations with relevant laws andregulations.To pro-actively create and maintain awareness of business employees for(compliance with) relevant laws and regulations.\- Ability to deliver high-quality work under deadlines.\- Build and manage the legal team for global legal counsel services for thegroupcompanies_**Skill & Qualification :**_\- Around 20+ yrs experience, with Membership in the Bar Council.\- 5+ years of legal experience in a top tier international law firm or Multi-National Company in transactional Law.\- Bachelor& Degree in Law with strong academic credentials, with Master ofLaws or L.L.M.\- Strong legal experience in corporate and commercial matters\- Mix of professional experience as in-house counsel in a Telecom/technologymulti-national company and legal counsel in a top tier law firm withinternational clients.\- Experience in managing external international legal counsels.\- Relevant experience in at least one of the following areas: Services,License,M&A, Software/IT, partnership, and Shareholders Agreements.\- Solid knowledge of general business law issues, Preferred additionalexperience in Telecom regulatory framework._**Ideal Candidate profile:**_Candidate with 20+yrs of experience in heading legal department in Telecom /Technology Industry handling multiple Countries. Should be expert in managingInternational Contract & Agreement.

skills

Telecom, contract

qualification

LLB