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LEGAL COUNSEL (2 roles, Up to 1.2M p.a.)

Job Title: LEGAL COUNSEL (2 roles, Up to 1.2M p.a.)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Attractive package, competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 9727_1566972936
Contact Name: Sandi Chan
Contact Email: Sandi.Chan@hillmanross.com
Job Published: September 02, 2019 15:42

Job Description

Our client has a strong retail distribution presence spreading across the globe. They are now looking for a legal director to look after their business in APAC region.

We are now seeking for a LEGAL COUNSEL (2 ROLES, UP TO 1.2M P.A.)

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Draft and review leasing agreements and commercial contracts for the countries in the Asia Region and maintain standardized contract review and administration.
  • Provide professional advice and practical solutions to issues arising during normal business operations in the retail industry including leases, marketing, and general commercial matters.
  • Provide training or direction internally on matters related to sound business practices and corporate governance.
  • Liaise with external lawyers on a wide range of issues.
  • Keep abreast of the latest development of rules and regulations which are related to or affecting operations.
  • Provides support to Associate General Counsel on different assignments as allocated from time to time

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Hong Kong qualified lawyer
  • Minimum 8 years PQE in law firms, or within an in-house environment
  • Prior experience in FMCG and Retail is essential
  • Solid experience in contracts drafting and negotiation
  • Self-motived and ability to work under tight deadlines; ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment
  • Good organizational and time management abilities with proficiency to multi-task and prioritize workload; solid decision-making skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with service and collaborative orientation
  • Excellent written and oral English and Chinese, Putonghua a must, Japanese language preferred

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

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