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Expert, Lawyer (General and Telecom)

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Expert, Lawyer (General and Telecom)

CAREER OBJECTIVE

To perform activities regarding professional legal service and advisory provision related to general and telecom law, as well as to provide counsel through insights on area of expertise and experience on the process of bringing, defending and pursuing lawsuits and arbitrations, in order to manage legal risk, protect the interest of the Company and its subsidiaries as well as to ensure that business operations are conducted in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide counsel in the process of keeping all necessary evidences for Lawsuits, through providing insights on area of expertise and experience, to enhance and support the company’s positions in court
  • Provide counsel in the process of conducting legal analysis for litigation cases, through providing insights on area of expertise and experience, in order to diagnose cases and find interpretations to maximize strategies and solutions for the company’s benefits
  • Provide counsel, through providing insights on area of expertise and experience, as well as work closely with relevant functions in relations to lawsuit e.g. Telecom Law, Regulatory in relation to Telecom Law-related Lawsuits to ensure efficient legal issue management/litigation for the Company’s and its subsidiaries’ best interest
  • Provide counsel, through providing insights on area of expertise and experiences, on the process of identifying legal risks relating to Lawsuits that are expected to be critically importance to the business of the Company and its subsidiaries (“Critical Risks”) and provide the Lawsuits risk assessment report, including action plans, to Head of Legal in order to ensure timely risk management
  • Provide counsel, through providing insights on area of expertise and experiences, on the process of identifying and monitoring risks relating to Lawsuits (“Non-Critical Risks”) from general business management in order to ensure that the risks are mitigated
  • Provide counsel on the process of hiring and coordinating with external legal counselor and other related parties/state agencies to ensure effectiveness of legal issue management and to create optimal company’s interest under budget and time constraint
  • Represent the company or propose company's representatives in dealing with prosecution/lawsuit in major litigation cases in order to ensure effectiveness of legal issue management and maximize company’s interest
  • Provide legal advice, support and assist various functions of the company and its key subsidiaries, including drafting and review of legal agreements and documents (such as power of attorneys) in order to ensure that (i) their businesses will be conducted in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, and (ii) contractual arrangements will be enforceable as intended and not be enforced against them in an adverse way
  • Work closely with users and/or management team to provide advice on changes in laws and regulations, evaluate their impact on the company, as well as to develop the company's positions on such changes
  • Research and perform in-depth analysis on changes or on issuance of new legislations, rules, and regulations regarding general law applicable to the company and its key subsidiaries’ business, including any changes thereof, and communicate and create understanding of the same to the relevant persons, in order to support business operation
  • Perform in-depth analysis on benchmarking organizations in order to adopt market best practices into organization
  • Provide guidance and direction to junior members, decide on the methodologies and techniques to be used, identify risks and determine how to approach and complete tasks, in order to support junior members and successfully achieve targets
  • Ensure that one own area of assignments and contributions are appropriate to meet organization needs while pursuing improved performance
  • Identify and respond appropriately to patterned issues regarding corporate communication in order to ensure that current issues are efficiently dealt with to support operational excellence
  • Continuously update oneself with changes in related trend, which affect tools, processes, systems, and frameworks relevant to the role, in order to maintain knowledge levels required to perform complicated tasks
  • Collaborate with other departments/teams to facilitate analysis and identify process improvement opportunities
  • Assist senior members in advising or educating management and set objectives and direction, in regards to own area of expertise, in order to support management in decision making processes
  • Support senior members in activities that facilitate participation in business planning process and proactively identify opportunities to advance the success of the business
  • Be accountable for other certain works as assigned from immediate superior level

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor/ Master degree in Law, relevant fields or equivalent experience
  • 3 or more years experiences in legal service and advisory provision related to general and business or telecom law.
  • Ability to gather and analyse facts and statistics
  • Work closely with users and/or management team to provide advice on changes in laws and regulations, evaluate their impact on the company, as well as to develop the company's positions on such changes.
  • Attention to detail
  • Good in English communication skills both in written & spoken
  • Computer literacy in MS Office

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Permanent, Full-time


TO APPLY:

Please submit your application to hr.myanmar@telenor.com.mm