Legal Counsel

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate Legal Counsel who wants to make a difference.

Manila, Philippines

Legal

Online since Jul 17, 2017

We are looking for a Legal Counsel in our great office in Manila, Philippines

Your opportunity...

 

Your opportunity...

As a Legal Counsel at OLX Group in-charge of managing legal services to the OLX Philippines business on an end to end basis. Based out of Manila office, the candidate will report to the CFO and will form part of larger OLX global legal team

...at OLX

At OLX Group we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?

 

Why OLX Group?

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, letgo, dubizzle, among others.

The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.

Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe. 

 

What responsibilities will you get when working with us? 

  • Advisory: providing legal advice to the business team on conducting business in compliance with the law
  • Contractual: drafting, vetting and negotiating contracts proposed to be entered into by OLX with its vendors and customers
  • Litigation: managing litigation against the company or instituted by it
  • Regulatory and Compliance: managing compliance with various laws applicable to OLX
  • Conduct training and disseminate appropriate legal information and requirements

 

What can you expect from us and what do we offer?

  • An active and vibrant environment and a chance to work with dynamic, smart, and fun colleagues who love to succeed
  • The opportunity to build a brand which makes a difference and helps improve people’s lives by bringing them together for win-win exchanges

 

We are looking for someone with:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law or J.D. Degree; Master in Business Administration will be considered an advantage
  • Proven experience as a legal counsel in business environment
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to create legal defensive or proactive strategy

 

 

Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!
Are you ready to live your dream and apply for this role? It only takes a few minutes to apply using our simple application template. Once you’ve it out submit it online and our talent scouts promise to give it serious consideration. We will try to get back to you within the next two weeks but we have to admit, sometimes it takes a bit longer than that. If it does please don’t worry we will respond to your application no matter what.

Empower yourself.
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Questions?
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