26 days agoIBM

Country Counsel

  • Bangkok (เขตพระนคร)
  • IT development

Job description


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Job Responsibilities:

·  The successful candidate will be part of the ASEAN Legal Team responsible for primarily providing end to end legal advice and support to IBM general business for IBM Thailand and also, broadly in relation to IBM business in any ASEAN country as required, on broad range of commercial/ legal issues.
·  This role will have a focus on customer transactions, providing legal support on for RFP submissions, customer contract negotiations, including large complex transactions. The role will also, in general, advise on vendor contract management, disputes, compliance, ethics and regulatory and financing matters.
·  IBM's business is diverse, expanding and evolving so it is a very exciting time to join and be part of strategic businesses, such as Big Data, Internet of Things, Cloud, Cognitive, etc, in addition existing solutions such as technology outsourcing, infrastructure services, application management, technical support services.
·  The role is primarily based in Bangkok and as described above, will also support the wider ASEAN /Indochina team where required.

Job Requirements:
·  Minimum 13 years of Post Qualification Experience (PQE).
·  Significant experience as in-house lawyer in any of the following industries: Technology/ Telco and/or experience gained in relation to these sectors from prestigious law firms
·  Preferred strong knowledge /skills in IT
·  LL.M. graduate
·  Lawyer license and Notary Services Attorney Certificate
·  Strong knowledge of regulatory environment, legal analytical skills, substantial contract review, drafting and negotiations experience and sound organizational skills are required
·  Absolute commitment to business integrity and ethical conduct
·  Proficiency in written and spoken English & Thai language
·  Ability to advise with an eye as to the commercials of a matter
·  Able to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment, and to meet critical deadlines
·  Experience in international contracting matters
·  Able to work well both independently and as part of a team
·  Minimal travel

Auto req ID

240957BR
Required Education

Bachelor's Degree
Role ( Job Role )

General Lawyer
State / Province

KRUNG THEP MAHA NAKHON
Primary job category

Legal
Company

(0411) IBM Thailand Company Limited
Contract type

Regular
Employment Type

Full-Time
Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

No
Travel Required

No Travel
IBM Business Group

CHQ/OTH
Preferred Education

Master's Degree
City / Township / Village

BANGKOK
Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Refer to the JD
Country/Region

Thailand
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Refer to the JD
Secondary Job Category

General Legal
Eligibility Requirements

N/A
Position Type

Professional
Early Professional Track

Not Applicable - Professional Hire
Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
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