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$ 4,000 - 7,000 SGD per month

Job Description

Job description & requirements

Corporate Profile 

33 Capital consists of a group of global financial services businesses specialising in startup advisory and principal investments with partner offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Cambodia. We are investors who provide capital, expertise and support our portfolio companies to reach their full potential and create possibilities. We believe great investments and results come from meaningful collaboration with our partners and companies in which we invest. 

About the Role 

33 Capital is looking for an attorney with 2 to 3 years corporate law experience, preferably in financial services sector. You must be excited to work at the intersection of technology and finance. You will be employed under another professional legal practice under guidance of two of the most experienced partners in the venture capital and fintech industry. You will be working on a few key projects and clients and your main scope is your secondment to Helicap (Credit fund that is under 33 Capital Group). Helicap is the first South East Asia Credit fund that is fully vested in the alternative lending space. Directors and advisors include Mr Teo Ser Luck, the exMinister of Singapore as well as renowned professionals in the finance industry. (https://e27.co/helicap-raises-us1-5m-seed-fundinground-led-by-ex-minister-20180502/) 

Key responsibilities 

• Responsible for all legal matters pertaining to the types of investments and transactions of the company, both in Singapore and other jurisdictions 

• Counsel the executive team on legal risk and strategy considerations 

• Drive tactics and strategy in interacting with regulatory bodies 

• Draft and negotiate a wide array of custom and standardized commercial contracts and agreements 

• Assist with ensuring the understanding of and compliance with any legal and regulatory requirements across the company 

• Build processes to improve the company’s operating efficiency and mitigate legal risk 

• Engage and manage external legal counsel when necessary

Preferred Work Experience 

At least one or more of the followings: 

• Top law firms or government clerkships 

• Prominent legal groups within local government 

• In-house legal departments for publicly-traded financial services or technology companies 

• In-house legal department for startups at the Series B+ or unicorn stage 

• Degree from a top law school, recognized academic achievement in law school, or law review experience 

• Expertise in negotiating commercial contracts related to financial services 

• Expertise in AML regulations and compliance is a bonus 

• Eager to learn about new and emerging technologies 

Key Requirements 

• Singaporean/Permanent Resident 

• Good understanding of corporate and commercial matters 

• Excellent written and oral communication skills, team player 

• Keen attention to detail and organization 

• Strong project management and analytical skills 

• Expertise in researching, applying, and communicating legal requirements in the financial services space in either a regulatory, commercial, or adversarial context 

• Ability to learn new software and cloud-based tools as needed 

Looking for candidates who are ambitious, entrepreneurial, enjoys startup culture, doing multiple tasks and willing to learn. 33 Capital is a startup – candidates must demonstrate willingness to be flexible on job scope, be realistic on base salary and think long term (open to share options and profit share on deals). To apply: info@33-capital.com