Accenture Internship Program – Legal (May - Aug 2021)

Singapore Singapore JOB NO. 00899191

Job Description

As a member of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity, Accenture’s global legal team is resolved to continue with its internship program despite the organisation’s shift to remote working during the pandemic. We are committed to providing a meaningful internship program even in a virtual setting.

 

Your role

Your internship will be with our Southeast Asia contracting legal team primarily, with rotations to other legal teams for more complete exposure across Legal. Contracting legal is primarily responsible for drafting and negotiating client-facing deals.

  • Learn how the Contracting team supports our business by advising, shaping and negotiating client contracts for Accenture’s services

  • Collaborate with other legal teams (such as Geographic Compliance & Corporate) to understand the legal risks on new strategic offerings before their go-to-market launch

  • Research developing areas of law, such as product liability and artificial intelligence issues, with a focus on the Southeast Asia region and Singapore’s own Smart Nation initiatives

  • Support the ongoing review of legal policies and guardrails



Qualifications

Requirements

  • Pursuing LLB (Bachelor of Laws) from a recognized university

  • Available full-time from May to August 2021 (minimum commitment of 8 weeks)

  • Track record of outstanding academic performance and co-curricular activities

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Documents and Information Required

  • Resume (in PDF format)

  • Latest academic transcript

  • Indicate your exact availability (start and end date) and expected graduation date in your resume

Application Deadline: 26 February 2021

  • Please apply to this job posting only if you are available for an internship during the stated period.

What’s next?

An email will be sent to you to complete the digital assessment. If you have attempted the same digital assessment with other organizations in the past 12 months, the results from your previous attempt remains valid and will be used for this application.

 

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

If you have any enquiries, kindly reach out to us at campus.sg@accenture.com indicating “Enquiry: Accenture Internship Program - Legal (May - Aug 2021)”.

 

Our commitment to you

With more than 513,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, we offer infinite opportunities to progress as fast and as far as you want to go. Training and development is highly personalized, combining multidisciplinary digital resources, on-the-job experience and education programs. You can upskill rapidly, continuously improve your expertise and stay ahead of the curve. In addition, we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package. And, as part of an ethical organization that actively engages corporate citizenship, you can apply your specialist skills to make a difference and help change the way people work and live.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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