Senior Manager, Legal & Trust Management

Requisition ID:  5985

Each one of us brings something different to Vistra, working as one team to deliver the right solution.That’s why our clients choose to work with us – the power of our combined skills makes us unstoppable.Vistra offers a unique platform for our clients and our people to seize the world of opportunities.At the heart of everything we do are our core values:Committing to clients, Working as ONE Vistra, Empowering people and Doing the Right thing.

Why Vistra


At Vistra, we believe our clients’ businesses and people can make a difference in the world. That’s why our work is focused on helping our clients act with confidence and speed to seize opportunity wherever it arises. As a global corporate service provider and fund administrator with more than 5,000 professionals in over 45 jurisdictions, we empower legal entities globally to work smarter, grow faster, act responsibly, protect capital and scale across borders — by doing what we do best: reducing risk and enhancing efficiency.


We support our clients over six sectors: Private Equity, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Corporate, Company Formation and Private Wealth and deliver value across three service lines:


  • Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Advisory and Transaction Support
  • Finance, Accounting and Administration


We grow when you grow, and we succeed when we work together across boundaries and borders, as one team. So, our promise to our clients is the same to you: working together, we will give you the confidence, the tools and the support to achieve your ambitions and leverage your unique skills — to seize your opportunity and help make a difference in the world.


You can also check out our LinkedIn Life page and our About us page to get a sense of Vistra’s culture and our values.


So, what do you think? If you are excited about working with us and think you can get the job done but not quite sure if you meet all the requirements 100%, we want to encourage you to give it a try OR have an informal chat with one of our Talent Acquisition representatives.   


Our opportunity for you:

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to join the Legal & Trust Management team.


Purpose of the role:

Work within an internal legal services regulatory team or group legal to provide in-house legal support to the broader Vistra group of companies (“Group”).

Lead and supervise a team to render quality services to the Group in a timely manner



Work closely with stakeholders primarily based in Hong Kong and United Kingdom.

Team size is currently 5 headcounts.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Work within an internal legal services regulatory team or group legal to provide in-house legal support to the broader Vistra group of companies (“Group”).
  • Lead and supervise a team to render quality services to the Group in a timely manner.
  • Facilitate and manage implementation and delivery of existing and new projects
  • Participate in reviews, negotiation and drafting of agreements and legal documents.
  • Maintaining and rationalising legal infrastructure such as online terms and conditions and policies.
  • Conduct research and analysis.
  • Provide any other legal support and operational support from time to time.






Attributes & Skills:


  • At least five (5) years of working experience in the legal field
  • Ability to lead and manage team of inhouse lawyers
  • Strong technical legal skills
  • Strong contract drafting, negotiation and communication skills
  • Sound judgement
  • Team player
  • Independent and self motivated
  • Ability to read and write Chinese will be an advantage 
  • Knowledge of trust law will be an advantage


Relevant Expérience


  • At least five (5) years of working experience in corporate and/or commercial experience at a law firm, in house or a combination.



Education/Professional Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in law


Computer Skills


  • Proficient user of Microsoft Packages including Power point, Excel and Word


Join US!


Our promise to our clients is simple: we help them seize opportunity and make a difference in the world. It’s the same to you.


Make a difference — seize your world of opportunity with Vistra!









Bring Your Whole Self to Work

We’re passionate about Diversity and Inclusion at Vistra.We believe that everyone is equal and unique, and by embracing diversity it makes us better company.This creates an environment where anyone, from any background, can do their best work; Vistra is for the ambitious, the entrepreneurial, the bold.


Johor, MY

Department:  GSC Johor Bahru (D410004)

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