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Senior Associate

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    Monroe Banking & Finance

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  • Contact:

    Irfan R

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Indonesia is recruiting on behalf of a prominent law firm in Indonesia. The job is based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Key Job Responsibilities include:

  • Associates work in a collegiate environment, for a range of partners, and can expect a good variety of work. Developing relationships with clients including gaining a good knowledge of the client's businesses, economic drivers, market and sector requirements in order to ensure advice is relevant and commercial.
  • Associates are given regular and direct contact with clients, with a culture based on associates being given the level of responsibility they are ready for, rather than a PQE based method of work allocation.
  • Draft, review, and negotiate agreements and transaction documents, particularly with respect to FinTech from payment gateway, P2P, cryptocurrency/blockchain, etc. partnership transactions, payments, innovative financial service alliances, and others service agreements.
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders for input on privacy, data sharing, data security, regulatory and marketing considerations while developing and drafting form contracts - all while minimizing company and customer risk.
  • Maintain an understanding of regulatory impact in driving forward with innovative and changing fintech, digital assets, and financial offerings while ensuring compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
  • Engaging in business development activities and being active in the promotion of the firm and seeking opportunities for new work.
  • Working as part of a team including assisting with the supervision of junior lawyers' work, and taking an active part in sharing knowledge and experience with the team.
  • There are regular opportunities for secondments with clients. Posting to other offices under the firm's associate transfer programme is also a possibility.

Job Requirements:

  • A qualified lawyer with excellent academics credentials, with around 8+ years experiences both law firm and in-house
  • Current experience in the Capital Market / FinTech or related department of a leading Indonesian firm or combine experienced in-house lawyer
  • First rate technical skills needed to support the client work of the department
  • Commerciality and demonstrable business development experience
  • Excellent written communication and drafting skills
  • Initiative and proactivity
  • Maturity and gravitas
  • Strong service orientation - a "client first" culture
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with clients and to take responsibility for this relationship
  • High work standards
  • Flexible work practices
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to adapt style as required
  • Ability to work well in both a team and individually
  • A keenness to learn