Legal Manager/Director (South East Asia)

Are You The One?

MatchMove Pay, one of the fastest, award-winning Financial Technology company, is looking for an experienced legal professional to manage Legal matters for South East Asia.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as MatchMove’s financial regulatory lawyer, advising on a wide range of regulatory issues across multiple South East Asia jurisdictions to support a rapidly growing business in the region.
  • Counsel MatchMove’s business and product teams on payment laws, regulations, compliance and risks relating to online payments. Familiarity with anti-money laundering, data privacy, consumer protection and anti-bribery issues is helpful to guide us in creating localized payment products and expand internationally to meet both our obligations, and the needs of our clients.
  • Represent MatchMove on various payments-related topics before regulators, banking partners and other external audiences.
  • Drafting, vetting and negotiating commercial agreements, contracts, legal documents, and other terms and amendments to safeguard MatchMove’s interests.
  • Interpret contracts and advise business unit on contractual obligations.
  • Responsible for enhancing and maintaining legal and compliance framework for the organization, taking into account applicable laws and regulations.


  • Law graduate with minimum 5-7 years of relevant experience – specific financial regulatory background, specifically in payments will be a plus
  • Prior experience working in a major financial institution, financial services regulatory authority, or a sophisticated financial services regulatory practice within a major law firm
  • Proficiency in Bahasa preferred, or Tagalog and Vietnamese will also be advantageous
  • Strong project management skills, capable of working under tight deadlines.
  • Decisive, with excellent judgment, and adept at making smart decisions when faced with ambiguity and imperfect information
  • A terrific communicator (written and verbal), with an ability to make complex regulatory concepts clear to business teams, engineers and regulators

Culture in MatchMove

  • To work in a fast-moving startup, fun and yet professional environment that recognises and rewards individual contributions and also team success.
  • To work with highly motivated people who are totally focused on winning by combining great teamwork, rapid execution and an uncompromising approach to quality and customer satisfaction.
  • We strongly encourage Innovation, Collaboration, Creativity, and Initiative.
  • Work in a collaborative environment where you can talk to the CEO anytime!

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