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LEGAL DIRECTOR

Job Title: LEGAL DIRECTOR
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Attractive package, competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10310_1575359375
Contact Name: Sandi Chan
Contact Email: Sandi.Chan@hillmanross.com
Job Published: December 10, 2019 17:49

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 DIRECTOR

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide, and oversee the provision of, general Legal advice and support to regional and local business teams, retail operations, e-commerce. This includes drafting, review and negotiation of various types of agreements as well as providing legal advices.
  • Draft and review contract templates for the countries in Asia Region and maintain standardized contract review and administration.
  • Provide professional advice and practical solutions to issues arising during normal business operations in retail industry including leases, marketing and general commercial matters.
  • Design and implement training or direction internally on matters related to sound business practices and corporate governance.
  • Establish effective business partnerships and provide Legal support with different stakeholders.
  • Effectively supervise, manage and develop team members.
  • Effectively supervise and instruct external service providers on a wide range of issues.
  • Keep abreast of 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
  • Qualified lawyer with minimum 12 years of post-qualification experience in law firms and in-house Prior experience in Retail or FMCG is essential
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. High level of accuracy in work, attentive to details
  • Knowledge, experience, skills proven track record of ability to very competently lead a complex area of responsibility
  • Solid experience in contracts drafting and negotiation
  • Self-motived, willing to listen and learn, 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

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