Lead Counsel, Asset Management & Investment

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 73277_1554970022
Sector: Legal In-House

A SFC licenced entity of a renowned state owned financial institution is seeking a lead counsel to oversee the firm's overall legal matters.

Responsibilities

  • Providing legal advices across the organisation including senior management. Areas including asset management, transactions, corporate commercial and other miscellaneous matters
  • Draft and review legal documents and relevant marketing materials
  • Participating in ad hoc projects and regularly managing regulatory requirements with the SFC
  • Cooperating with compliance and risk management teams in identifying and controlling legal risk

Qualifications

  • HK or PRC qualified lawyers, ideally with experience and understanding working with PRC companies and stakeholders
  • Sound knowledge of regulatory matters and experience dealing directly with regulators
  • Commercial acumen with the ability to communicate fluently in Mandarin and English
  • Ability to work independently