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Head of Legal, Listed CompanyRobert Walters Hong Kong
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  • HK$90,000 - 120,000 /month
  • Posted on 13 Apr 2019
Head of Legal, Listed CompanyRobert Walters Hong Kong
Job Highlights
  • Hong Kong or PRC qualified lawyers, PQE 10+
  • M&A and listing rules compliance focused
  • regular travel to China required
Job Description

A PRC-headquartered Hong Kong listed company is looking for a Head of Legal.

The hiring company has a strong Legal Department led by the General Counsel. The department is further split into the legal team and the company secretarial team. This role heads the legal team with 3 direct subordinates and reports to the General Counsel.

The Legal Department handles numerous overseas projects and corporate transactions. Therefore, experience in M&A and JVs would be valuable. Listing rules compliance is also an important area to focus on.
Key requirements:

* Hong Kong, PRC or Common law qualified lawyer
* PQE 10+ with experience in corporate commercial work such as listing rules compliance, M&A and JV, contracts review and drafting etc.
* Business level Mandarin, ability to read and type Simplified Chinese
* Flexibility to travel to China or other cities where the ports are based in for about 1 week every month

Additional Information
Career Level
Years of Experience
10 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company details
Robert Walters is one of the world's leading global specialist recruitment consultancies. The Robert Walters brand stands for innovation, vision and leadership in the global recruitment market.

Robert Walters specialises in permanent and contract recruitment across all industry sectors and all levels of seniority, and count the world's leading investment banks, multinational blue-chip commercial organisations and innovative SMEs as clients. Our international network and global brand presence, along with our unrivalled professionalism and specialist knowledge, ensure that we offer only the highest quality of service to both our clients and candidates.

Established in London in 1985, the Group now operates across 28 countries. Robert Walters' Hong Kong office specialises in accounting & finance, banking & financial services, human resources & business support, information technology, legal & compliance, sales & marketing, as well as supply chain, logistics & procurement.

An award-winning business, Robert Walters has a proven track record of providing high quality recruitment services, and our success is further endorsed by the many awards we have won over the years.

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