Legal Counsel, Thailand
at Central Office
- Legal Counsel, Thailand
- Report to Head of Legal, Asia Pacific
- Bangkok - Central Office, Empire Tower (BTS Chong Nonsi)
- Full Time - Permanent
This gig is all about legal compliance in Thailand. Your key focus areas will be ensuring Virgin Active Thailand complies with relevant Thai laws and managing the ongoing renewal of operational licences for each of Virgin Active’s Clubs in Thailand. You will also get involved in a range of other legal issues as directed by the Head of Legal and senior management.
in the life
- Manage the periodic renewal of Virgin Active’s operational licences and approvals in a timely and efficient manner.
- Provide guidance to the business on consumer
law issues and resolving disputes including reviewing marketing collateral and
- Research all legislation affecting Virgin
Active and ensure that relevant departments are informed of new or proposed
legislation and project manage any implementation changes required to achieve
compliance. It is envisaged that this role will manage all aspects of the
Thailand data protection legislation compliance when that legislation is
- Undertake regular compliance audits.
- Provide advice and manage matters briefed to
external lawyers, within budget.
- Safeguard original documentation and licences.
- Maintain and update licensing renewal schedules
- Ensure that the Thailand business is operating
in accordance with relevant Thai laws and best practice, while ensuring
compliance with Virgin Active Group (based in the UK) policies and requirements
such as the UK Bribery Act.
land this gig… and your ongoing mindset
- Registered solicitor with 7+ years of relevant experience.
- Excellent English skills both written and spoken is a MUST.
- Have aligned experience to work with a high profile consumer brand.
What we offer:
- 15 days annual leave
- Fitness club membership, for your and a buddy
- Health insurance with Dental coverage
- Provident Fund
- Career progression
- Fun and social working environment
If you're interested in this position simply apply online now.