honestbee is Asia's leading online concierge and delivery service for all your lifestyle needs. With our technical expertise, data-fuelled operations and network of partners, our customers experience how life is just easier with honestbee.

We are solving the riddles of eCommerce and logistics across Asia. We work on practical solutions for the real world and we are obsessed about building a marketplace for services that awes and delights our customers - that’s our commitment to them!

What you will be doing:

- Support the hyper-expansion plans of the business within the Philippines

- Provide end-to-end legal support over a wide scope of practice, including commercial, employment, IP, data protection, corporate, litigation, and regulatory

- Draft, negotiate, amend, and create all types of contracts as needed

- Stay ahead of the curve on a broad spectrum of local employment and labor issues

- Understand transportation and logistics laws including regulatory compliance

- Draft, negotiate and amend real estate leases; familiar with zoning requirements

- Find opportunities to liaise with regulators as needed to educate them about the sharing economy

- Develop and implement policies and processes; ensure alignment with global policies and enforcement of key provisions and protections

- Manage disputes and litigation with our merchant customers, consumers, and suppliers

- Support social media marketing campaigns, as well as issues related to data protection and privacy requirements

- Provide training, guidance, and leadership on ethics and compliance issues

- Planning and executing corporate and tax structuring activities

- Support for M&A, corporate financing, tax structuring and all other corporate activities

- Continuously discover ways to provide legal services in an effective manner

- Maintain open communication with the management team and proactively escalate any risks, together with your thought out recommended solutions

- Partner with the other counsel in the General Counsel’s office to deliver services worldwide

- Help launch into new markets outside of the Philippines

- Manage and enforce intellectual property rights 

What are we looking for?

- Must have passed the BAR exam

- At least 8-12 years experience in the relevant field. Ideally, have spent 2-4 years working in a demanding entrepreneurial environment

- Excellent communication skills 

- Able to work with minimum supervision and can take responsibility and ownership for matters

- Able to work across multiple jurisdictions in virtual teams

- Must know how to prioritize and work well under pressure

- Must be able to anticipate and prepare for any risk in a commercial setting

- Must have working knowledge and understanding of the FMCG, logistics, and retail industries

- Must have a strong personality to handle high pressured questioning from C-suite executives

- Familiarity with a matrix organization is a plus

Join our honestbee family. Nothing makes us more proud than seeing our people prosper in their careers and set themselves up for success. honestbee will take you to places - that’s our commitment to you!

Our story and vision: www.honestbee.sg/en/about-us

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