RELX Group Practice Area Lead in Petaling, Malaysia

Practice Area Lead


Location: Petaling, Malaysia

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop, acquire and deliver content strategy, interfacing frequently with authors, customers, sales and product managers

  • A market facing role which requires regular interaction with authors and content contributors, being actively involved in relationship management, commissioning and decommissioning authors, and author succession planning

  • Contribute to subject matter expertise; keeping abreast of legal developments and identifying and maintaining records of key parties of interest to practice area

  • Providing clear information and data gathered from portfolio to assist in product development and strategy

  • Curating and reviewing content for accuracy, currency, relevance, conformance, accessibility and timelines

  • Build effective relationships with colleagues, customers (internal and external) and management to ensure efficient execution of tasks and roadmaps, day-to-day operations and roll-out of strategic plans;

  • Develop and articulate forward-facing digital content strategy;

  • Develop or product enhancements and product roadmaps;

Key Requirements

  • Bachelors of Laws (Honors) degree required

  • Ideally with 4-5 years of experience from private legal practice, in-house corporate counsel or the legal publication industry

  • Knowledge in content and product development workflow from idea conception to receipt by customer would be advantageous

  • Prior commissioning or commercial management experience is preferred

  • Skills and aptitude required for this role: excellent English literacy and communication, methodical work organization skills and good time management, excellent computer processing and presentation skills.