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Legal Counsel

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The Challenge

Today, people all over the world are connected. All day, every day. At CM.com we firmly believe that technology exists to enhance people’s lives. We enable our customers to be part of those lives. Constantly searching for ways to better connect people with each other is what drives us.

To help us achieve this mission we are looking for a Legal Counsel to support our business in Singapore and the other CM offices in the APAC region.

What you’ll do

CM.com is looking for a legal professional with a ‘can-do’ mentality who knows what is required to reach our goals. Do you have what it takes to join our organization in Singapore as a Legal Counsel? 

The Legal Counsel will provide practical, business oriented legal advice to a fast-paced and global demanding business. The role of the Legal Counsel will be to review, draft and negotiate contracts and support the business on all legal aspects in an ever evolving and growing company.

As a listed company, we have high standards for the quality of our business processes. In the role as legal counsel you review, draft and negotiate the legal documents to be compliant, such as contracts with customers, suppliers and other third parties.  You identify and mitigate contract risks, provide legal and compliancy insights where needed, support and advice in negotiations or tenders and corporate housekeeping. You will offer support to other CM offices mainly in the APAC region. From the office in Singapore you will be point of contact for all legal matters. You report to the Head of Legal for CM.com in the Netherlands.

What you offer

  • A master degree in law;
  • Approximately 5 years of relevant work experience in a similar role as legal counsel;
  • Good knowledge and work experience in the area in the area of civil law and in particular contract law and corporate law;
  • Affinity with ICT, Telecom, Privacy/data protection is a distinct advantage;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English, Chinese (Mandarin) is a distinct advantage.

As a person

  • You have strong analytical skills and good negotiation skills;
  • You have pro-active attitude and entrepreneurial spirit;
  • You are flexible and like working in a changing organization.

What we offer

  • A challenging job within an innovative and international fast-growing company;
  • Competitive salary based on skills and experience;
  • The opportunity to shape your job with your own skills;
  • Awarded to be a Great Place to Work 2021 by CM.com employees;
  • Working together with motivated and entrepreneurial colleagues;
  • Onboarding and buddy program to help you to get up to speed;
  • Plenty of opportunity for personal and professional growth through courses and training, by among others the CM Academy;
  • Post Corona we hope to go back to regular (social) events such as Q-meetings, ski-and summer trips, parties, Friday afternoon drinks, sport lessons and a healthy lunch.  

CM.com as a Company

CM.com is a global leader in cloud software for conversational commerce. We enable businesses to deliver a superior customer experience. Our communications and payments platform empowers marketing, sales and customer support departments to automate engagement with customers across multiple mobile channels.

Consumers expect real-time contact and personal interaction from businesses. We make sure businesses can respond to these customer needs by automating and personalizing their customer interactions on mobile through the favorite channel of their customers, such as WhatsApp, Apple Business Chat, SMS and Voice. These communications channels blended with our seamless payment capabilities drive sales, gain customers and increase customer happiness.

CM.com was founded in 1999 in Breda, the Netherlands. As of February 2020 we are listed on the Amsterdam stock exchange. Our global team consists of around 700 employees in offices around the world. The CM.com headquarter is located in Breda, the Netherlands.

Apply now and ‘Start the Conversation’

Are you the candidate we are looking for? Please apply via our company website with your resume and tell us what excites you about this opportunity. An assessment will be part of our recruitment process. 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Any questions? Ask Ireen!

Ireen Dekker
Ireen Dekker (Corporate Recruiter)
Full-time Singapore (SG)

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