Counsel, Labor & Employment, Apac (Contract)

Meta is seeking a talented attorney to join as Lead Counsel, Labor & Employment, APAC in our International Employment Law team. The position will report to our Singapore-based Director & Associate General Counsel, Head of International Employment Law.This is an 11-month contract, and can be located in either our Singapore or Sydney office.Counsel, Labor & Employment, APAC (Contract) Responsibilities
Providing employment law advice on all aspects of the employee life cycle to our People@ team across APAC, including human resources, recruiting, payroll, people operations, compensation and benefits, immigration and employee relations teams.
Partnering with internal teams to build processes and playbooks for recurring employee-related matters.
Drafting and revising employment related agreements and policies, including offer letters, severance agreements, confidentiality agreements, employee handbooks, and other employment related documents, applicable to Metas various global employees.
Providing training to offices across APAC regarding Meta policies and other employment/legal matters.
Minimum Qualifications
Candidate must be willing to work extended hours when necessary to connect with colleagues from other regions.
Candidate must have strong communication and interpersonal skills and be able to partner effectively with cross-functional teams to provide practical advice and bring strategic and scalable solutions.
Minimum 5+ years of relevant post qualification experience in labor and employment counseling, with in-house experience preferred.
Experience with labor and employment law in APAC, including performance management, compliance and investigation procedures as well as a willingness to learn employment law in new jurisdictions
Qualified lawyer, ideally in an APAC jurisdiction.
Candidate must be a hands-on worker and self-motivated, with the ability to move fast and learn quickly, organized but also comfortable in dealing with complex issues that do not have a clear solution.
new south wales, NSW, AU