Job Vacancy

Legal Intern (Singapore)

Cha Aujla
This position is posted by Cha Aujla
Job Position
Legal Intern (Singapore)
Job Duration
3 – 6 months
Job Requirements

You should have met the following criteria: –

  • Currently be completing your legal degree or diploma;
  • Able to work full-time (40 hours per week); and
  • Have a good understanding of legal principles.

Ideally, you would possess the following traits: –

  • A good sense of humour;
  • An interest in general in-house legal work;
  • Able to thrive in a busy, commercially-oriented and hands-on environment;
  • Be efficient and well-organised;
  • Able to work under pressure;
  • Interested in building professional relationships;
  • Broad interest in technology, financial services, and data protection;
  • Solutions-oriented;
  • Great attention to detail; and
  • Proficiency in Bahasa, Thai, Vietnamese, or Mandarin is a plus.

If you are passionate about law, the future of work, global payment processing, and technology, and how you can contribute to building an assured future for all, make an application to Lyte Ventures today.

Scope of Work

During the course of your internship, your assistance is needed to: –

  • Prepare legal documentation;
  • Proof-read;
  • Conduct legal and regulatory compliance gap analysis;
  • Maintain tracker for ongoing legal work;
  • Support legal projects;
  • Shadow legal team in meetings; and
  • Map out action items.

You will be exposed to: –

  • Legal research & drafting;
  • Broad commercial law;
  • Corporate transactional work;
  • Banking and finance;
  • Technology-related contracts;
  • Data protection including cybersecurity;
  • Competition law;
  • Employment law;
  • Management of corporate secretarial matters; and
  • Corporate governance work.

This role will report to the Head of Legal and Compliance.

Job Highlights

Based in Singapore, Lyte Ventures provides financing solutions to freelancers and SMEs around the world. Driven by the desire to empower individuals and businesses alike, Lyte Ventures is committed to create opportunities for everyone through our digital platforms.

An internship with the Legal and Compliance team provides you the opportunity to: –

  • Learn through hands-on experience;
  • Adapt in a fast-paced team environment supporting other teams;
  • Work with Lyte Ventures’ team on corporate, commercial, technology, financial services, and intellectual property matters;
  • Meet and engage directly with clients, regulators, associates, external counsels, and foreign investors; and
  • To gain a better understanding of your interest and suitability with the fintech industry and in-house work.

We offer: –

  • Real responsibility from day one (maybe two);
  • Competitive compensation and unique benefits;
  • An open, collaborative community of learners;
  • Regular company and team events; and
  • Professional guidance and mentorship.
Job Application

Email your latest resume and cover letter to careers@lyteventures.com.