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Legal Manager - Education Institution

Job Title: Legal Manager - Education Institution
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 49773_1647010467
Contact Name: Christina Lau
Contact Email: christina.lau@kos-intl.com
Job Published: March 11, 2022 22:54

Job Description

About The Client
Our client is an Education Institution in Hong Kong, currently hiring a Legal Manager with PQE 6-8+ to join as part of the team.

About The Role
Reporting into the Head of Legal, you will provide legal and compliance support including governance, risk management, regulatory compliance in wide-ranging areas including data privacy, equal opportunities law and anti-corruption, contract drafting and review, procurement, standardisation of documents, and also disputes management. You will assist with preparing legal advice and review various contracts; draft, prepare and process legal documents, also conduct legal research. You will help formulate, review and make recommendations on existing policies and procedures, and give solutions to legal and compliance matters, also help maintain and ensure the safekeeping of legal documentation, policies and statutory record.

Requirements
The ideal candidate will be a HK qualified lawyer with PQE 6-8+ from law firms and/or in-house legal teams of sizeable institutions. Experience working for Higher Education and quasi-government bodies will be an advantage. Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese required, and strong analytical, interpersonal and problem-solving skills with the ability to work independently under pressure will help excel in this role. Candidates with short notice will be highly regarded.

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.