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Regional Legal Counsel, Leading MNC
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004992362
Employer Ref. EW-6920693
Our client is a leading, large, listed global consumer products company which is world-renowned for its dominant market share and its strong growth prospects. The company is now seeking to hire an additional lawyer for its regional legal team based in Hong Kong.
- One of the world's largest publicly traded consumer products companies
- Work as strategic adviser to Senior Management and Board of Directors
- Regional role (occasional travel is required)
The successful candidate will serve as legal counsellor and strategic adviser to Senior Management and Board of Directors. His/her roles include identifying, measuring, and communicating potential legal and regulatory risk in relation to all business activities and general company matters across the region; drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide array of commercial contracts and agreements; assisting in the management of intellectual property registration; advising on contentious matters and liaising with various stakeholders including external legal counsel.
The ideal candidate will be a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with at least 8 years of post-qualification experience including more than 2 years of experience working in an in-house environment. Candidates who are experienced in different types of law (corporate/commercial and commercial litigation/contract disputes) will have advantage. The position requires excellent drafting and negotiating skills in English as well as strong ability in speaking and reading Chinese (Mandarin).
To apply online please click the 'Apply Now' button. Or please email Erica Wong your up-to-date resume in word format quoting with reference number to Erica.Wong@reedglobal.com.
Reed Global - Hong Kong is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.