Deputy Group Legal Counsel

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Practice Area: Legal Inhouse - Commerce

Job Responsibilities

  • Advising on legal issues relating to all aspects of foreign investment in China and the company’s development projects in China, including new projects, M&A, restructuring and managing legal work system, corporate policies.
  • Advising, drafting and reviewing and negotiating agreements and other legal documents relating to the company’s investment and operations including negotiation/communication with different stakeholders.
  • Providing general legal advice and overseeing legal compliance aspect.

Who You'll Work With

Reporting to the Group General Counsel, and working along with a numbers of legal counsels based in the China as well as the business units.

Who You Are

Competencies

  • Strong organizational and execution skills, able to work independent;
  • Team player and leadership quality;
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to communicate across levels;
  • Strong adaptability and learning capability;
  • Reliable and personally accountable;
  • Able to performs under pressure;
  • Able to negotiates effectively and develops solutions;
  • Willing to shares knowledge and shows empathy and respect;
  • A field Specialist

 

Education & Professional Qualification

  • Hold at least bachelor’s degree in law from a reputable university
  • Qualified to the Bar in relevant jurisdiction

Experience

  • Have a least 8-10 years relevant experience working for a reputable law firm and/or company with investment and operation in the China. Property industry experience will be an advantage

Language

  • Be effectively bilingual in English and Chinese