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Compliance Counsel APAC

Org Unit Name:  Compliance Asia
Location:  India-Gurugram, India-Bangalore 



Supporting Sr. Manager Compliance in building and maintaining a robust compliance and integrity culture and Compliance and Ethics (C&E) Program, including upholding compliance systems and corporate governance processes, with particular focus on addressing the needs of the Program within Asia-Pacific (Greater China and Rest of Asia).

Conduct or assist Sr. Manager Compliance by timely conducting investigation within Asia-Pacific, in close collaboration with other functions.


Job Responsibilities

  • Support in managing SABIC’s C&E program in APAC and globally. Develop, update and document C&E policies and communications, and support a robust integrity culture through drafting communications and designing/delivering trainings on compliance-related and culture-behavioral topics                                   
  • Deeply understand local compliance challenges and opportunities, and develop corresponding plans and initiatives to enhance compliance culture and the effectiveness of compliance programs at region or country level 
  • Coordinating and leading compliance investigations as appropriate. Review and assess complaints and allegations, and be able to develop and execute to an investigation plan, provide evidence-based conclusions and recommendations to address root cause
  • Compliance case data management, reporting                  
  • Development and execution of training strategy and training delivery
  • Provide counsel and advice to business partners regarding the Code of Ethics, and compliance-related
  • Partner with key stakeholders to better support awareness of the C&E program and gain leadership, ownership and engagement in promoting an ethical culture.                  





  • Degree in law, Masters preferred
  • High level of integrity; strong compliance focus and knowledge of legal/ regulatory environment
  • Knowledge of one or more other languages is a plus;
  • 5-7 years of experience in building and maintaining a compliance/ethics program as an in-house counsel with minimum 2 years investigation experience. Private practice in an international setting is preferred;
  • Experience with compliance case data management tools, compliance investigations and compliance reporting is preferred;



SABIC is a global diversified chemicals company, headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. SABIC manufactures on a global scale in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific, making distinctly different kinds of products:  chemicals, commodity and high performance plastics, agri-nutrients and metals.


SABIC supports its customers by identifying and developing opportunities in key end-use applications such as construction, medical devices, packaging, agri-nutrients, electrical and electronics, transportation and clean energy. Production in 2019 was 72.6 million metric tons.


SABIC has more than 33,000 employees worldwide and operates in around 50 countries. Fostering innovation and a spirit of ingenuity, SABIC has 12,540 global patent filings, and has significant research resources with innovation hubs in five key geographies – USA, Europe, Middle East, South Asia and North Asia.

SABIC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and as such will not discriminate in its employment practices, including recruiting and hiring practices, based on a person’s race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation and pregnancy), age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.