Legal Counsel - Sizeable Local Listed Conglomerate

Job Title: Legal Counsel - Sizeable Local Listed Conglomerate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH11423_1581936710
Contact Name: Christina Lau
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 17, 2020 18:51

Job Description

About The Client
Our client is a sizeable local listed conglomerate with international presence. They are now looking for a Legal Counsel to join as part of the growing team.

About The Role
Reporting into the General Counsel, you will be a change-driver, and would assume the following resposibillities:

  • Draft and negotiate commercial agreements
  • Advise on legal/regulatory issues for designated business units
  • Handle employee related issues
  • Assist with corporate projects including M&A, capital markets transactions and also joint ventures
  • Manage desputes with counterparts
  • Develop policies and standards applicable for the business
  • Mitigate legal and other business risks
  • Liaise with external counsel and manage cost

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A qualified lawyer with PQE 6+, preferably with experience acquired from reputable international law firms, alongside solid in-house commercial experience
  • Good understanding of law and regulations across the region and ensure standards are met
  • Proactive, innovative mindset and with strong analytical skils
  • Exceptional communications and influencing skills liaising with stakeholders
  • Strong priortisation and organisation skills with high quality deliverables
  • Fluency in both English and Chinese required

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Christina Lau at +852 3180 4934 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.