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Legal Director

Job Title: Legal Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 8883_1552290353
Contact Name: Jin Wong
Contact Email: jin.wong@hillmanross.com
Job Published: March 12, 2019 12:37

Job Description

We are now seeking for a LEGAL DIREFTOR

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide and, where necessary, procure provision of sound, practical legal advice to the business unit with respect to IM's Hong Kong and Asia operations and implement effective policies and procedures to ensure that such advice is provided cost effectively and in a manner aligned to the needs of the business
  • Implement effective policies and procedures that ensure that legal risks are managed appropriately by IM in Hong Kong and Asia in respect of its distribution, customer service and provider operations
  • Negotiate contracts and agreements with customers, suppliers, providers and business partners as required ensuring that the best terms and other objectives of the business are achieved
  • Manage and negotiate M&A strategic projects through all stages of the transaction, including internal governance requirements
  • Manage any contentious or litigious matters and legal proceedings to ensure that such matters are appropriately prosecuted or defended
  • Ensure that the client's name, reputation and intellectual property rights are protected
  • Ensure that appropriate procedures are in place for ensuring that the business has adequate advance notice of changes in applicable law and to assist the business in understanding the commercial implications of such changes

QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 10 years PQE, and at least 3 years in-house experience
  • Good first degree and a qualified lawyer in the U.K. or comparable common law jurisdiction
  • Experience in negotiation and execution of M&A transactions, ideally cross-border transactions
  • Knowledge of a regulated financial services environment, ideally with experience of dealing with multiple regulatory frameworks in different jurisdictions (both developed markets and emerging markets)
  • Fluency in spoken and written English, good command of Mandarin and Cantonese will be advantage.

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Interested candidate please CLICK apply button to apply online or send your resume in MS word format to Hillman Ross Recruitment Solution Professional

For more information please contact Jin Wong +852 2986 1947

Please note that only shortlisted candidate will be notified. All information will be treated in strict confidence and solely used for recruitment purposes.

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