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General Counsel

Job Title: General Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shenzhen Shi, Guangdong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10047_1563766929
Contact Name: Eason Zhang
Contact Email: eason.zhang@kos-intl.com
Job Published: July 22, 2019 11:42

Job Description

ABOUT OUR CLIENT:

Our client is a reputable F500 group company with a over 100 Legal and Compliance team worldwide.

Responsibilities:

  1. Grow and manage a well-established legal&compliance team that can scale with a F500 company;
  2. General advisory to board of management; meanwhile, to provide timely, practicable and sound advice, as a trusted business partner, to all aspects of the Company's business, including development, marketing, sales, services and support, and finance;
  3. Support outbound M&A deals, hande the corporate PE formation and other corporate level commercial decisions;
  4. Being commercially-oriented and able to optimize legal operations and processes that support high-growth while minimizing risk and ensuring compliance with laws;
  5. Deal with complex litigation matters and manage the external counsels.

Requirements:

  1. 15 years post qualification experience coming from a leading international law firm plus a F500 inhouse counsel experience;
  2. Strong outbound M&A, investment, private equity (RMB and non-RMB fund) experience; preferably both in private practice and in-house;
  3. Diligent, flexible, and articulate personality with a genuine interest in leading a well -established legal and compliance department of over 100 subordinates;
  4. Bachelor of "五院四系" and preferred JD from an accredited law school and is a member in good standing of a U.S. state bar.