ASSISTANT DIRECTOR/DEPUTY DIRECTOR, LAW REPORTING AND LAWNET LEGAL RESEARCH
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ASSISTANT DIRECTOR/DEPUTY DIRECTOR, LAW REPORTING AND LAWNET LEGAL RESEARCH

Organisation: Singapore Academy of Law
Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Head a small team of managers and editors
  • Support and work with Committee Chairs (who might be members of the Judiciary) as secretary to Committees and work closely with Committee members from the legal profession
  • Drive content development and curation for the LawNet legal research platform, engaging industry and Government stakeholders in the process
  • Formulate and administer business and content policies pertaining to the LawNet legal research platform, the free law initiative and SAL’s law reporting functions
  • Negotiate, draft and manage content contracts for the LawNet legal research platform
  • Formulate and implement workplans and initiatives for the LawNet legal research platform and law reporting secretariat
  • Oversee various LawNet legal research projects and law reporting initiatives to ensure these meet delivery timelines
  • Draft policy and approval papers to be submitted to senior management and liaise with senior management on policy and operational matters
  • Prepare management reports and budgets
  • Keep tabs on budgets, revenue and bottom lines for portfolios

Job Specifications:

  • A good degree in law from a recognised university with at least 7 years’ PQE
  • Good interpersonal, writing, communication and presentation skills
  • Meticulous, resourceful, creative and organised with leadership qualities
  • Able to work confidently with members of the Judiciary, Bar and the wider legal community
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Candidates with a keen interest in online publishing and/or the legal technology scene would have an advantage
How to apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit your resume, stating your current / expected salary and date of availability to hr@sal.org.sg.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.