Legal intern

Application Dates
Applications open
22 Mar 2021
Applications closing
12 May 2021
Opportunity Overview
Type Internships
Location
Singapore
Start date
Academic requirements
Level of Study
University Undergraduate
Degree Accepted
Sephora, a division of LVMH - Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton global luxury leader, is a global leader in beauty retailing. It successfully operates more than three thousand points of sale across Americas, Europe, Middle East, and Asia. Its aim is to animate the most loved beauty community in the world.
 
Sephora South East Asia is a high growth division of leading global beauty retailer, Sephora. Our teams run omnichannel retail businesses in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand, and Hong Kong; Franchise operations in India & Indonesia; and ecommerce-only business (the first in the world globally for Sephora!) in the Philippines. We have recently opened new markets in Hong Kong and New Zealand as well!
Our success is built on innovation, a unique product portfolio, market-leading digital capabilities, and our exceptional people! With ambitious growth plans, we are always looking for talented people who are passionate about building businesses and developing themselves and our customers' experience.
 
Sephora, the world’s leading retailer of cosmetics, is seeking one or more legal interns to join our team in Singapore!
 
Sephora South East Asia provides customers across the region with a unique opportunity to indulge their passion for beauty. With the widest range of beauty products, incredible staff, and the most innovative technology supporting an omni-channel consumer experience, Sephora is an exciting career destination for talented people across a range of disciplines and geographies.
Sephora’s legal internship provides law students or recent graduates an opportunity to work with Sephora’s in-house team on all things legal related and learn how our team advises on the structuring and implementation of a broad range of business solutions.
 

Responsibilities

The legal intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting the legal department in a wide range of legal work including:
  • drafting and reviewing a range of basic contracts that may include brand distribution, marketing/technology and vendor contracts with supervision;
  • assisting the team in day-to-day legal support and conducting related legal research on issues related to consumer protection, marketing, data privacy, IT security;
  • supporting the development of company-wide legal compliance policies, programs, training, procedures and guidelines;
  • managing the contracting process and workflow for Sephora SEA entities facilitating the process within Legal and be involved in cross functional tasks and project management with supervision;
  • providing overall legal and documentation assistance to the team.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidates must be available for a 2 to 3 months internship period – starting from July 2021
  • Currently studying or recently completed Bachelor’s Degree in Law
  • Good understanding of legal principles and keen interest in corporate commercial matters
  • Strong attention to details coupled with a solution orientated approach
  • Good interpersonal skills and willingness to take initiative
  • Able to thrive in a busy, commercially oriented and hands-on environment
  • Must possess strong organisational, time management and communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter, able to work independently as well as a solid team member
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office, including Word, Excel, Power Point and email
  • Some prior experience within an in-house legal environment would be a plus
Sephora’s legal internship provides law students or recent graduates an opportunity to work with Sephora’s in-house team on all things legal related and learn how our team advises on the structuring and implementation of a broad range of business solutions.