Associate General Counsel, MNC, Commercial

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    140163_1596513629

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-03

  • Consultant:

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Your New Company

Our client is a global leading business with presence across 100+ countries in the world. They started off their business in Europe 30 years ago and now employs more than 200,000 staffs. Due to business needs, the client is looking for an Associate General Counsel to join their legal function here in Hong Kong supporting mainly the local jurisdiction.

Your New Role

You would mainly be responsible for providing daily operational legal support to business functions, including drafting, negotiating and reviewing legal contracts, identifying practical solutions to mitigate risks, as well as keeping current with evolving relevant legal and business issues. You will also be managing a small team and reporting directly to the General Counsel.

What you will need to succeed

The ideal candidate is a Hong Kong or common law qualified lawyer with 15+ years PQE with extensive in-house commercial experience. You must be familiar with local laws and regulations, and must be proficient in English and Chinese. You must have strong business acumen with the ability to work with internal and external stakeholders.

What you will get in return

This is an excellent opportunity to join an excellent platform and a easily recognisable brand. The client offers competitive salary package and excellent career progression for the ideal candidate.

What to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or please contact Stephanie Kwok at stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com or +852 30089035 for a confidential discussion.

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