Legal Counsel (1-year Contract)

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Contract
Sector: Legal Inhouse - Commerce

A market-leading telecom company is hiring a 1-year contract Legal Counsel covering general commercial matters.

In this position, you will:

  • Draft, negotiate and review commercial agreements with minimal supervision
  • Provide legal advice for all daily operations, new business initiatives and dispute resolution
  • Handle general commercial and telecom-related transactions
  • Draft and negotiate terms in order to protect the interest of the Company
  • Ensure law and regulatory compliance, and company policies & procedures are followed
  • Liaise with external parties on various corporate legal issues
  • Handle ad-hoc projects and legal tasks assigned from time to time

To be successful in this position, you should meet the following requirements:

  • Hong Kong qualified solicitor with a minimum 5 years of PQE gained from law firms or an in-house environment
  • Proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese, including Putonghua
  • Detail-minded, self-motivated, good team player with interpersonal skills.
  • Well-organized and with a strong sense of responsibility
  • Analytical with commercial sense and result-oriented
  • Able to work under pressure

When you work:

  • 5 days work
  • 8 hours per day