Project Manager - Legal

Job Title: Project Manager - Legal
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Start Date: 27/06/2017
Duration: 366
REF: 32517
Contact Name: Danica Pagsisihan
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 5 years ago

Job Description

Key Words: Legal, Business Operations, Program Management, Process Development, Compliance, Contract Management,

Role:  Project Manager - Legal

Industry: Telecommunications, Information and Technology  

Function:  Business Operations

Location: Singapore


About Our Client

Our client designs, builds and maintains converged IP networks, supported by the world's largest IP VPN and by global capabilities in managed and outsourced services for MNC’s and large national customers. Our client provides packaged voice, data, video, cloud, security and mobility solutions to businesses of all sizes.


About the Project Manager - Legal,

  • This role calls for an experienced change agent who will provide key support and drive momentum towards the successful adoption of the initiatives and solutions for the business.

  • Duties will include reviewing, developing and implementing processes and procedures in the roll-out and project management of commercial, compliance & litigation management, information governance, and knowledge management platforms.  

  • The position will entail working closely with the Legal Compliance, Legal Commercial and the Legal Operations Teams as well as other cross-functional business units.


Benefits and Perks:

  • A comprehensive and attractive salary package, depending on experience.

  • Medical, dental and life insurance.


About You

Please note: Interested Applicants must be able to work in Singapore.


  • Experience in business operations management,  process improvement and change management, project management and implementation.

  • Strong understanding of compliance & litigation management.

  • Excellent communication skills in English is a must.

  • Bachelor’s degree with specialisation or emphasis on Legal Studies, Information Systems, Communications, Organizational Development, Process/Project Management and/or related areas.

  • Good exposure with process development, compliance, intellectual property rights, supply chain management, project management, contract management, value chain mapping, and continuous improvement methodologies. Certification(s) in these practices would be advantageous.

  • Experience in project management and implementation.

  • Experience in operations management and/or support experience with a variety of online tools.

  • Experience in acting as a bridge between internal business teams and vendors.
  • Exposure within an international, telecommunications MNC environment is a strong plus.

  • Ability to drive and manage process improvement - with a focus on process automation with IT support.

  • Possesses the strategic and tactical insight to influence and implement effective change management across the organisation.

  • Displays great aptitude when working with internal stakeholders, clients and vendors/suppliers to implement and/or improve processes.

  • Collaborates well with cross-functional and offshore teams in global locations.

  • Maintains cool-headedness and maturity to provide administrator-level support and handle user queries for the operations team and its applications.

  • Capability to produce and disseminate training content (e.g. ‘live’ sessions and over web-based learning platforms).

  • Possesses strong competencies within MS Office Suite (i.e. Word, PowerPoint, Excel and including Access, Outlook, SharePoint) and an understanding of Adobe Acrobat DC.

  • Highly-proficient in the English language (both written and spoken). Solid background in developing communications, preparation and the delivery of presentations and training materials.


Personal Attributes



·        Positive can do attitude

·        Relentless – will not give in

·        Positive energy

·        Collaborative and team player

·        Takes ownership and accountability for situation



·        Creative and Versatile

·        Good listening Skills/humility

·        Culture Sensitivities / local experience

·        Project management / implementation



·        Analytical and possess the ability to solve problems permanently

·        Must be a good team player with an eye for details and improvement.


If you are interested to learn more about the above job role or any other job opportunities, please apply to this job advertisement or alternatively contact the following consultant:

Danica Pagsisihan

+65 65898787

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